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The Municipal Library

Amtsbókasafn, the Municipal Library of Akureyri, is one of the biggest libraries in Iceland. It is housed in a beautiful building and offers all regular library services such as lending out books, movies, CDs, audiobooks and such, as well as offering free Wi-Fi and access to computers for a mild fee. You can also read all Icelandic newspapers and the latest copies of more than seventy international and domestic magazines on-site. In the same building, you will find the Lestur Bistro, which serves a delicious lunch, coffee and cakes.

Brekkugata 17, Akureyri

+354 460 1250


Mid-May – Mid-Sep | Mon-Fri 8:15am – 7 pm

Mid-Sep – Mid-May | Mon-Fri 8:15 am – 7 pm, Sat 11 am – 4 pm

Last updated on 9 May 2023.