The Swedish Institute for Children's Books' library is a research library within the field of children's and youth literature. It includes books for children and young adults, theoretical literature, scholarly journals, and more. The library is open for everyone to visit.
In our library catalogue, you can search for both children's and youth literature and theoretical literature.
Loans and Requests
In order to be able to borrow and request material, you must be registered as a user in our library system. You can borrow the theoretical literature, but the children's and youth literature is only available for in-house use and must be read on site.
|Tuesday||12:00 – 17:00|
|Wednesday||12:00 – 17:00|
|Thursday||12:00 – 17:00|
|Stängt - Jul och nyår||23 December 2023||7 January 2024|
Explore Our Collections
The Swedish Institute for Children's Books has two large collections. One consists of children's and youth literature, and the other consists of theoretical literature. We also have several special collections.
Researchers who wish to spend a longer period of time at the institute are welcome to use the institute's reading room with access to our research library and library services.
Please contact us if you have any questions about children's literature, theoretical literature, publishing statistics, how to search the catalogue and request material etc.
I biblioteket arbetar:
Newly Purchased Literature
- Midkiff, Emily - The Disneyfication of climate crisis : negotiating responsibility and climate action in Frozen, Moana and Frozen 2 / Emily Midkiff and Sara Austin. 17 December 2021
- Christensen, Nina, - Children's literature in the Nordic world / Nina Christensen, Charlotte Appel. 16 December 2021
- These top cartoonists : Alfred Andriola [and others] tell how they create America's favorite comics / compiled by Allen Willette ; introduction by Mort Walker. 9 December 2021