The library

The library provides information resources for all areas of research and teaching at Södertörn University and the Swedish Red Cross University College. Our primary focus is students and staff, but members of the public are welcome.

The library provides support for the university’s research, education, executive management and administration. Our overall objectives to "create conditions for learning in a creative and inclusive manner". This should be guide us and characterise all our activities .

Organisation and working areas

The library has approximately 35 members of staff and is organised into two units, each with two teams:

The Learning Support Unit

  • User Support and Venue Team
  • Teaching and Learning Team

The Scholarly Communication Unit

  • Information Resources Team
  • Publishing and Open Science Team

Library Director

Jonas Gilbert, e-mail:

Library management reports directly to the vice-chancellor.