Information about the corona virus – the library will not be staffed as of March 18

KIB follows the recommendations from KI and the Public Health Authorities to minimize social contact. The library will not be staffed physically from March 18, but can be accessed by KI card (Flemingsberg). Please check our updated information page about library services

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Today's opening hours - Tuesday

Please note that the library will have limited hours and no staff due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Solna pop-up library: 08:30 – 10:00

(Extended hours for KI affiliated: Closed)

Flemingsberg: Closed

(Extended hours for KI affiliated: 07:00 – 22:00)

All opening hours

What's up

On this page we will gather current information about the library services during the outbreak of COVID-19 (the corona virus). The library will not be staffed physically from 18 March.
Tired of queuing up for textbooks, or are you worried viruses might spread, or simply can't come to the library? Then you should try borrowing an e-book.
Spring is here and it's time for the verification process – that is, all researchers at Karolinska Institutet and/or Region Stockholm are requested to log in to the bibliometric database Wednesday May 20 at the latest.
Face of AIDS Film Archive: More than 800 hours of film – a unique treasure on the the global epidemic of HIV.
Use the library’s new service Library Access to easily find and access scientific literature when you are off campus.
A new resource room at Campus Solna is now available for booking. The room is located on floor 2 in Widerströmska huset.
The university library in Solna is closed due to renovation, but a temporary pop-up library is available on Retzius väg 13B on Campus Solna.

Explore the library

Search & evaluate

Do you think it is difficult to find good articles for your own work? Under Search & evaluate you can find suggestions about how to begin your search, how to use medical keywords in your searches to get better results and support for analysing content.

Write & cite

Academic Writing Support can help you improve the structure, style and language of your text. By asking our librarians you can learn APA and Vancouver-style referencing and how to search for information. Make an appointment, visit our drop-in sessions, or use our online resources.

Publish & analyse

Are you in the process of publishing your thesis? Do you have question concerning bibliometrics and verification? Are you thinking about where your article will be published? Why open access, or what the funding sources demand? Are you having trouble with Endnote?

At the library

Under the heading At the Library you will find information about the study facilities available at the library and how to reserve a group room. You will also find information about the wireless network, student IT services and the library service regulations.