Social Sciences Library

Due to the construction of the West link 2022-2024, the library is temporarily relocated to Föreningsgatan 20. The library holds books and journals in the social sciences.

At Social Sciences Library

*Resources that have been moved to other libraries

Microfilm readers and a microfilm scanner are available at the Humanities Library. It is possible to request microfilms from the Social Sciences Library's regular premises to the Humanities Library and use the microfilm equipment there.

The newspaper computer is a special computer that provides full access to digitised newspapers less than 115 years old. The computer has been moved to the Economics Library. As before, you can book the newspaper computer. Newspapers that are more than 115 years old are freely available at

Disturbances from facade renovation

Facade renovation work is currently ongoing in the area around the Social Sciences Library. The work mainly takes place between 08:00 and 16:00 on weekdays and the noise level of the disturbances can vary greatly.

About the relocation

Due to the construction of the West Link 2022-2024, the Social Sciences Library has been temporarily relocated to premises on Föreningsgatan 20.

About the relocation

Accessibility of the premises

The library is located one floor down from the main entrance, there is no elevator. Accessible entrance is available from the inner courtyard at Viktoriagatan 30 A. At the gate, call the entryphone of the Social Sciences Library or use the phone number on the sign.

There is an accessibility-adapted study place with a computer. An adapted toilet is available.

Contact Social Sciences Library

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Mailing address

Social Sciences Library
Box 607
405 30 Göteborg

Visiting address

Föreningsgatan 20
411 27 Göteborg

Delivery address

Viktoriagatan 30 A
411 25 Göteborg


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Opening hours for Social Sciences Library

Regular hours

Autumn and spring semester
Monday – Thursday 08:00 – 20:00
Friday 08:00 – 19:00
Saturday 10:00 – 16:00
Sunday Closed