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Þulur represent a poetic genre that is comparatively free in form, with no division into stanzas and with a narrative thread that is often confusing. ...

News

 

The National and University Library of Iceland is closed on Ascension Day, Thursday, April 5th.

04.05.2016

 

  Inn á græna skóga [Into the green woods] – an exhibition of Snorri Hjartarson´s poetry At four o´clock on Friday the 22nd of...

22.04.2016

 

Extended opening hours from April 22 to May 8 due to exam period: Monday to Friday:       08:15 am - 10:00 pmSaturday and Sunday:...

20.04.2016

Exhibitions

 

On Friday the 22nd of April an exhibition of Snorri Hjartarson´s poetry was opened in the library. In the exhibition his poetic...

22.04.2016

 

On the 8th of March Hallgrímur Pétursson´s manuscript of the Passion-hymns was selected on Iceland's National Register for...

08.03.2016

 

Hagþenkir, the Association of Non-fiction and Educational Writers in Iceland gave it´s annual certificate of excellence March 2 to...

04.03.2016