The Nordic Africa Institute

Library

We are a large special library focused on contemporary Africa, mainly within social sciences.

2020-10-20. We are restricting services due to the local Corona-restrictions in Uppsala, currently valid until November 3rd. Please check in again for updates.

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

Search for titles in 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 Plus or via other resources on our website.

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

The Public Health Agency of Sweden's info about the local restrictions (in Swedish)external link, opens in new window.

Opening hours:

Today: Closed
  • Monday 2020-10-26 See info on library start page
  • Tuesday 2020-10-27 See info on library start page
  • Wednesday 2020-10-28 See info on library start page
  • Thursday 2020-10-29 See info on library start page
  • Friday 2020-10-30 Closed
  • Saturday 2020-10-31 Closed
  • Sunday 2020-11-01 Closed
  • Monday 2020-11-02 See info on library start page
  • Tuesday 2020-11-03 See info on library start page
  • Wednesday 2020-11-04 See info on library start page
  • Thursday 2020-11-05 See info on library start page
  • Friday 2020-11-06 Closed
  • Saturday 2020-11-07 Closed
  • Sunday 2020-11-08 Closed

Contact

E-mail: library@nai.uu.se
Telephone: +46 18 471 52 70

Library events

  • Resources

    We provide access to many resources, both printed and digital, supporting research and studies on Africa.

  • Use the library

    Information on loans, access and services for visitors as well as distance users.

  • About

    Opening hours, contact info, rules, price list, projects, and more about our collections.