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National and University Library of Iceland

Arngrimsgata 3, Reykjavik 107, Iceland
+354 525 5600
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A working environment

I went in here one windy afternoon. I didn’t wander around it too much as it was more a working... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2016
HellyWelly93
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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Beautiful comprehensive library

Great destination for the traveler who'd rather feel like a native than a tourist. Easy walk-to... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2015
Kephara
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San Francisco, California
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1 Apr 2016
“A working environment”
24 Jul 2015
“Beautiful comprehensive library”
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Arngrimsgata 3, Reykjavik 107, Iceland
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Reviewed 1 April 2016

I went in here one windy afternoon. I didn’t wander around it too much as it was more a working environment and I was very conscious of that. I didn’t manage to get on the wifi, I’m not sure there is free wifi unless you...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2015

Great destination for the traveler who'd rather feel like a native than a tourist. Easy walk-to location on the beautiful campus of the University of Iceland.

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Reviewed 1 April 2015

We ventured here after our visit to a local church. Beautiful library if you're looking for another place to wander in Reykjavik. Not a must-see, but definitely worth it if you happen to wander here.

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Reviewed 12 July 2014

Being a librarian and general library nerd, I can't help but want to check out libraries in cities and towns I visit. Some are tiny and quaint, some are grand and historic. The National and University Library of Iceland is somewhere in between, but has...More

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