Earth Sciences Library

The Earth Sciences Library is unstaffed but you are welcome to use our digital information desk Ask the Library.

Today's hours

  1. Open for everyone 07:30–16:30
  2. With campus card 05:00–00:00

Different opening hours for access without a campus card may apply. See the campus website.

Två personer går utanför Geocentrum

The library is on the entrance floor of the building.

There is a door opener into the building at the main entrance closest to the carpark. There are no door openers to the library, the quiet reading halls or the group rooms.

Borrow and return

The self-service machine is located to the left of the library entrance. After returning material in the machine, please place it in the return box. You can also return books borrowed at our other libraries.

Your loans are renewed automatically where possible.

Books for pickup

Books that you have requested or queued for can be found on the trolley to the left of the library entrance.

Interlibrary loans and articles

Interlibrary loans and articles can be found on the trolley to the left of the library entrance. Interlibrary loans do not need to be registered in the self-service machine.

Read more about loans

  • No food is allowed in the library.
  • Water and coffee are allowed if you have a top on your cup or bottle.
  • There is a café, lunch restaurant, and a pantry with microwave ovens in other parts of the building.

  • Various seats for group work or individual studies: 58
  • Seats in quiet study halls: 36 (with 6 computers)
  • Seats with computers: 10
    – with adjustable desks: 1
  • Sofas that seat two: 1
  • Armchairs: 2
  • Group rooms, can be reserved: 2
En person sitter och skriver på en laptop. I bakgrunden syns stora gröna soffor.
Soffor och bord
Ett bord med fyra pinnstolar och en whiteboard.
En stor grön soffa och ett vitt bord.
Två gröna soffor och ett bord med en laptop på.
Röda soffor med höga kanter och bord med hjul.
En stor grön växt, en ett bord med pinnstolar och en bokhylla fylld med böcker.

Public computers

As a student, researcher or employee at Uppsala University, you use your university account and password A to access the computers. Other visitors can get a temporary account at one of our information desks. You can see which of our libraries have information desks and when they are open on the page Opening hours and contact.

Copy, scan and print

Everyone is welcome to use the University's printing system eduPrint.

Wireless network

Students and researchers use the Eduroam network. Other visitors are welcome to use the UU-guest network.


All IT technical support is provided by the University's IT support.

How to find the Earth Sciences Library

Street address: Villav. 16
Postal address:
Uppsala universitetsbibliotek, Geo
Villav. 16
752 36 UPPSALA


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