|Area / service||Week days||Winter|
Aug 28-May 9
May 10-Aug 27
|Main library area||Mon - Thu||8:15-22:00||9:00-17:00|
|Manuscripts collection||Mon - Fri||9:00-17:00||9:00-17:00|
|National collection||Mon - Thu||8:15-19:00||9:00-17:00|
|Women's history archives||Mon - Fri||10:00-15:00||10:00-15:00|
|Oral history archives||Tue - Thu||13:00-16:00||13:00-16:00|
|Interlibrary loans||Mon - Fri||9:00-16:00||9:00-16:00|
|Information desk||Mon - Fri||8:15-16:00||9:00-16:00|
|Restaurant||Mon - Thu||9:00-19:00||10:30-16:00|
* Note that from June 17 until August 5 the library is closed on Saturdays.
** The resturant will be closed on Saturdays from June 3 to August 12 and the whole week from July 24 to August 8.
The library is closed on the following days unless otherwise advertised: New Year's Day, January 2 (or the first work day of January), Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter Sunday, Easter Monday, Ascension Day, First Day of Summer (first Thursday after April 18), May Day, Whit Sunday, Whit Monday, June 17, first Monday in August, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Eve.
Longer opening hours during exams
During exams at the University of Iceland, i.e. in December and April-May, the library is open until 10pm on weekdays and until 6pm on weekends.