The independent resource on global security

SIPRI Library

The SIPRI Library holds over 35,000 books, reports and conference articles specializing in peace and security issues. It also contains hundreds of printed and online journals.

Founded in 1968, the library has expanded and adapted its collection to support SIPRI's evolving research agenda. The current collection can be explored via the online library catalogue, which is regularly updated with new titles.

Outside visitors: Reduced services in the library during July. The collection is open for onsite browsing only. Welcome to contact the SIPRI switchboard to announce your visit. More details are available in the Library Manual.

Address: The library is located on the ground floor of the SIPRI building at Signalistgatan 9, SE-169 72 Solna, Sweden.

Contact: Phone: +46-8-655 97 79. Email:

Staff: Librarian, Olle Persson