The aim of the library is

  • to collect and catalogue children's (also including young people's) literature published in Sweden and, as far as possible, Swedish children's literature translated into other languages.
  • to maintain a research and reference library within the field of children's literature
  • to be at the service of publishers, the media, libraries and other institutions and individuals and to assist in the provision of information on children's literature
Photograph from the library


The Swedish Institute for Children’s Books Phone +46 (0)8-54 54 20 50 >> Opening hours
Odengatan 61 Fax +46 (0)8-54 54 20 54
113 22 Stockholm