Ångström Library

Study spaces

Inner area (the book room) – low speaking voice
Individual study spaces: 20
Desks that can be raised and lowered: 1
Workplaces with computers: 3
Seats in armchairs and sofas: 8

Outer area – normal speaking voice
Individual study spaces: 14
Workplaces with computers: 4
Seats in armchairs and sofas: 22 (of which 18 appropriate for group work)

Self-service

If you have a campus card to Ångström, you can use the library even when the information counter is unstaffed. You will still have access to study spaces, computers, course books and other material. Course books are at the far left in the library. You can borrow and return books without staff being present.

Borrowing books
You can borrow course books and other books even when the information counter is unstaffed. Books for pickup are on the trolley outside the information counter and the self-service machines for borrowing and returning books are to the left of the information counter. Interlibrary loans do not need to be registered in the self-service machine.

You can extend the loan period of a borrowed book at My loans.

Returning books
The self-service machines for borrowing and returning books are to the left of the information counter. You can also return books at one of our other libraries.

Copies of articles
If you have ordered a copy of an article, we will send it to you through internal mail (applies to teachers and researchers).

Course books

  • Mathematics
  • Information Technology
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Chemistry
  • Engineering and Technology

The same books might also available at other libraries.

Food and drink

  • Coffee, drinks and snacks are okay, but food is not allowed in the library.
  • There is a cafe and a lunch restaurant in other parts of the building.

Accessibility

The building has door openers at both the north and south entrances. There are lifts to floor 1 where the library is located.

The doors to the outer part of the library (information counter, reading places, computers) have door openers. The doors to the inner area (the stacks, study areas, computers etc.) are always left wide open when staff are present.

The toilet with handicap access is just outside the library.

The door to Ångström Visualisation Lab does not have a door opener. Contact the information counter for assistance.

How to find us


Street address: Lägerhyddsv. 1
Postal address: Box 526, 751 20 UPPSALA