Welcome to the library

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

Highlight of the month

Among Icelandic musicians Elsa Sigfúss (1908-1979) is probably the one who published most albums. ...

News

3/11
2016

Autumn Evening by Gunnlaugur Scheving 1904-1972. Some of the works in the library are owned by The National Library of Iceland...

21/9
2016

A trial access  on the HI-net to journals of The Royal Society of Chemistry „Gold journal package“ has been opened for two...

20/9
2016

The National and University Library of Iceland hosted a seminar on open science on the 15th of September. The seminar was recorded...

Exhibitions

6/12
2016

Celebrating the Advent, a small exhibition has been set up in the Library, displaying a few Christmas editions from the past two...

6/12
2016

Eric Boury was born in Berry in France in 1967. From 2001 he has translated many Icelandic books into French, e.g., detective...

17/11
2016

On Saturday the 12th of November an exhibition, CHINA and ICELAND, friendly exchanges, opened in The National and University...