Reykjavík City Library


The Reykjavík City Library is where you can browse books, join activities, have a coffee, catch an art exhibit, use the Makerspace facilities, enjoy a moment with the family, or meet the reading circle. Reykjavík City Library is constantly evolving and the staff is committed to providing exciting collections, professional information services, and fun and varied event programs. New ideas are welcomed and the staff is ready to support and participate in all kinds of projects that fall under the mission of the Library.  Reykjavík City Library celebrates the complexity of the community and is a Rainbow-Certified library.



News January 16 2024

2024 Dublin Literary Award Longlist Revealed

With books nominated by 80 libraries from 35 countries, 4 novels by Irish authors are in the running for the €100,000 prize sponsored by Dublin City Council
News November 28 2023

2024 Dublin Literary Award Judges Announced

Meet our judging panel for 2024 Dublin Literary Award
Video June 2 2023

Highlights from the 2023 Dublin Literary Award Ceremony

Katja Oskamp and translator Jo Heinrich win the prize for Marzahn, Mon Amour.
Video May 26 2023

2023 Award Winners in Conversation with Rick O’Shea

Author, Katja Oskamp and translator, Jo Heinrich in conversation.


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