Uppsala universitetsbibliotek (Uppsala University Library)



Email: fraga.biblioteket@ub.uu.se
Tel: +46 (0)18/471 39 00
Address: Dag Hammarskjölds väg 1, 751 20 Uppsala, Sweden

University library with special collections, including: broadsides, handwritten transcriptions and archives.

Library for teaching, learning and research at Uppsala University, but also open to the general public.
Special collections with manuscripts, archives, music-related books, older prints as well as maps and images. Work includes cataloguing, digitisation and making available cultural heritage material in Alvin (www.alvin-portal.org).

Research with material from the special collections in the Carolina Rediviva building. Consultation online or by phone via Fråga biblioteket (Ask the Library).

Web Resources

Digitised records, handwritten manuscripts and photographs can be found in Alvin (www.alvin-portal.org.) Alvin also serves as a catalogue. Several catalogues on paper are digitised and available via the library's website (www.ub.uu.se).


Instrumental Folk Music
Vocal Folk Music
Folk Dance

Geographic Provenances

Europe (other than Nordic countries)

Types of Archival Material

Printed Sheet Music
Printed Texts