Dag Hammarskjöld and Law Library

Study spaces and noise level zones

Quiet study halls/rooms 10
Total number of quiet study spaces 84
  - with adjustable desks 15
Seats with computers, in quiet study halls 8
Various seats (low noise tone) 12
Group rooms 0

The library is divided into noise level zones.
Download a map of the noise level zones

Sometimes halls are booked for classes. You can see times on the screen outside the hall.

Borrowing and returning books

Borrow and return

For loans, use the machine located in the corridor, just before the information desk. For returns, use the machine located right at the front when you enter the library. When the library is closed, you can use the outdoor book drop on the right side of the entrance. The outdoor book drop is emptied in the morning on the days that the library is open. You may return books borrowed at our other libraries.

To renew a loan, use our online service My loans.

Books for pickup

Books that you have ordered or queued for can be found on a shelf by the information desk.

Interlibrary loans and articles

Interlibrary loan books and copies of articles can be picked up at the information desk during library opening hours.

Food and drink

  • Food is only allowed in the pantry in the basement. There are also vending machines and a coffee machine.
  • Drinks are allowed throughout the library.

Course books

  • Law
  • Political Science
  • Russia and Eurasian Studies
  • Development Studies
  • Peace and Conflict Research

The same books might also be available at other libraries.


To the left of the main entrance is a wheelchair accessible entrance. This entrance is accessible from Trädgårdsgatan 13. Call to be let in: Tel 018-471 78 50 or 070-167 90 88.

If you need access to the lift, you can borrow a key card at the information desk.

Desks that can be raised and lowered are available in rooms 206, 208, 227, 307, 310, 314 and 319. A table in room 227 is reserved for visitors with limited mobility.

How to find Dag Hammarskjöld and Law Library

Street address: Slottsgränd 3
Postal address: Box 6508, 751 38  UPPSALA

Last modified: 2022-11-03