Get a library card
You have to get a library card before borrowing or ordering items from the library. Anyone aged 15 or over, or who turn 15 this year, can get a library card. You do not need an address in Sweden and registration is free. To register, come to the library and bring valid identification, e.g. ID card, passport or driving license.

Journals and books for children and young people are not available for borrowing but can be read in the reading room in the library. Almost all other literature can be borrowed.

Loan periods
Course books: 14 days
Other academic literature: 30 days
Literature for children and young people: no borrowing allowed, can be read in reading room
Journals: no borrowing allowed, can be read in reading room

Copies, black/white: 3 SEK/A4, 4 SEK/A3
Copies ordered per mail, phone or fax, black/white: 75 SEK. Outside the Nordic countries: 130 SEK
Lost or damaged book: 250 SEK and the price of a new copy.

Please contact us for more information.

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