Information in English
The library offers a wide range of services:
If you want to borrow from the library you have to register and get a library card.
Registration and borrowing is free.
You can borrow films, music, language courses, cartoons and books in different languages - for adults as well as children.
If the library do not have the requested material, we will try to provide it from other libraries in Norway.
Foreign Newspapers and magazines
In the newspaper reading lounge at the main library you will find newspapers and magazines in different languages.
provides access to over 1700 printed papers and magazines from more than 80 countries in 39 languages.
In the library you can use the database for free.
Internet access - stationary or wireless
The library offers computers for public use. We also provide free public wireless access to the Internet.
We hold a wide variety of cultural events during the year – from readings with popular authors to music concerts.