The Department of Media Studies' own library

Karlavägen 104, floor 4

The JMK Library is part of Stockholm University Library, focusing on journalism and media and communication studies.

Irregular office hours

At present, the library is only open for booked visits, Tuesday - Friday at 10 - 12.
Visits are booked no later than 4 pm the day before and can take place no earlier than the next weekday.

For your and everyone's safety during Covid-19:

Only visit us if you are completely healthy.
Follow the Public Health Agency's guidelines on keeping your distance, washing your hands and staying home if you are ill.
In order to maintain physical distance and help reduce the spread of Covid-19, only five students may stay at the same time in the library's premises. We also encourage queuing students outside the library to keep their distance and hope that you will feel safe visiting the library.


The university card works as a library card at all libraries at Stockholm University, and is a prerequisite for you as a student to be able to borrow physical books and take part in the library's e-resources. Order your university card at Here you can read our loan rules. More information about loans. Here you search for books and magazines.

We are open to the public, but only during the library's staffed hours. The course literature may only be borrowed by students at Stockholm University.

Books that have a "magazine" location must be ordered in advance via email.


Do you have a reading disability and need help getting started with talking books? In the digital library Legimus, the course literature is available in talking book form. Contact the library for help via Zoom.


The JMK library has books and magazines mainly in journalism and media and communication science. The loan period for books is normally 28 days.

The course book collection consists of the compulsory course literature at basic level and master's level and the loan period for course literature is seven days.


We have 23 study places in the form of individual places and group rooms. The two group rooms are only for JMK students. For copying, the Printomaten between Stora och Lilla redaktionen is on the 4th floor. To make prints and copies, you must have a university card.


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