About the Library

The University Library is located at the centre of our campus. The Library is open to students, members of staff and to the public. Learning center, which is the University centre for support and development concerning flexible learning, is also located here.

  • The Library's activitities

The Library's mission is to be a competence centre for providing information and for teaching involving IKT-techonology and IKT-teaching methods.

Information competence and digital competence

The goal of the Library's instruction in information retrieval is to develop students' information competence. The Library unit Learning Center supports netbased learning and increases users' digital competence.

Activities and events

The Library sometimes arranges different events connected to the activities of the University.

    The Library's environmental work

    The Library engages in systematic work with environmental issues and the University of Gävle is environmentally certified according to ISO 14001.

      The Library building

      The Library was completed in the year 2005 and has the form of an amphitheatre.

      Published by: Elisabeth Jansson Page responsible: Jenny Ericsson Updated: 2020-01-29
      Högskolan i Gävle
      www.hig.se
      Box 801 76 GÄVLE
      026-64 85 00 (växel)