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A new video presenting the building and the services of the National and University Library. ...

Highlight of the month

The script Lbs 1528 8vo consists of 65 leaves, written in 1692-1703. ...

News

14/6
2017

      The activities carried out by the Icelandic Music Museum in Kópavogur and its collection will be transferred to the...

13/6
2017

From June 17 to August 5 the library will be closed on Saturdays. Summer opening hours (May 10 - August 27): Monday - Friday:...

26/5
2017

An exhibition about composer Sigvaldi Kaldalóns was opened at the National Library 24 May. The exhibition is in cooperation of the...

Exhibitions

12/7
2017

An exhition has been opened in the library where in the spotlight is one woman, Hólmfríður Sigurðardóttir. The wife of the priest...

26/5
2017

An exhibition about composer Sigvaldi Kaldalóns was opened at the National and University Library 24 May. The exhibition is in...

25/5
2017

On 19 June there are 50 years since the Women’s House Hallveigarstaðir was inaugurated. The idea of the house was that it should be...