The Nordic Africa Institute


Contact us by phone or fax

Telephone : +46 18 471 52 00
Fax: +46 18 56 22 90
NAI staff's direct numbers

Contact us by e-mail


Changes related to the COVID-19


The library is restricting its services due to the Corona virus until further notice.

Reading rooms are closed for use but our collection is still open for use by pick-up ordering.

Contact us via email to order books:

Pick-up time for ordered books are between 10.00 – 12.00 Monday to Thursday.

Search for titles in our AfricaLit Plusexternal link, opens in new window and/or email us your request. Our information service and our electronic collection is accessible as usual via AfricaLit Plusexternal link, opens in new window or via other resources on our website.

Books can be returned via our book drop, around the corner from the main entrance.

Postal address

Nordiska Afrikainstitutet
Box 1703

Organisation number: 202100-2726

Visitor's address

Nordiska Afrikainstitutet
Villavägen 6, 752 36 Uppsala

Opening hours

The Institute's opening hours: Monday–Friday 9.00–16.30
The Library's opening hours

How to get here by bus

Bus 2 or 7 from Stora Torget, bus stop 'Blåsenhus' or 'Evolutionsmuseet'. Then a short walk to the institute. Bus 11 from the Centralstation, bus stop 'Botaniska'. Then a short walk to the institute. Timetables at UL.seexternal link, opens in new window