Húsavík Public Library

Opening hours

Monday and Friday 11:00 - 17:00
Tuesday-Wednesday-Thursday          10:00 - 18:00
Saturday and Sunday Closed


Books and other library materials

Books and other materials from the library's collection can be borrowed on presentation of a library card

  • Library cards are free of charge for children (under 18), senior citizens and people with disabilities
  • The card is valid for either one year (1900 kr.) or 3 months (800 kr.)
  • Library users must show their own library card to borrow books and other material
  • Cardholders are responsible for any material registered against their card

Borrowing periods

Bokks, tapes and magazines 30 days
CD's 7 days
DVD/VHS (cartoons and movies)         2 days
Educatioinal DVD/VHS 7 days


Late returns are liable to a daily fine

Books, tapes and magazines       20 kr. per day
CD's 20 kr. per day
DVD/VHS 100 kr. per day


Other services

  • Library materials may be reserved.  The charge is 250 kr.
  • Cardholders get free access to the internet/wifi

Printouts and photocopies

A4 50 kr. per sheet
A3 70 kr. per sheet
Colour printing        250 kr. per sheet
Photo printing 450 kr. per sheet
Scanning 200 kr.