About the Library

About the Library

The Art Library is part of the Gothenburg University Library and located at HDK on Kristinelundsgatan 6-8 in Gothenburg.

The Art Library is a special library within the fields of fine art, craft, design and photography. The library, with a heritage from around 1850, contains 25.000 books, many of them unique in Sweden. A number of electronic resources, databases and information resources within the subject fields mentioned above, are available via Gothenburg University Library. We also subscribe to around a hundred journals and magazines.

The Library is open to students, researchers and the general public.

Most of our books are searchable in the National Union Catalogue Libris. Type Ghdk in the field for library code!