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

Highlight of the month

The Women’s House Hallveigarstaðir opened its doors half a century ago, on 19 June 1967. ...

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

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...

23/5
2017

  On the occasion of Sigurður Pálsson receiving the poetry award Maístjarnan (The May Star), several of his books have been set...