Opening hours

Information regarding Covid-19

We encourage all visitors to keep at least 2 m. distance to each other, and to kindly make use of the automatic antibac-dispensers placed at the entrance. Please notice that the maximum period of time you can stay at the library is now 2 hours.

Due to the new guidlines regarding covid-19, all exhibitions are now temporarily closed.

The Library.

  • Monday–Friday: 11.00 a.m.–04.00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10.00 a.m.–02.00 p.m.

Kafé Å

  • The Kafé is temporarily closed.

The Map Centre

  • The Map Centre is temporarily closed.

Film and Music library

  • Due to covid-19 restrictions, all visits need to be scheduled in advance. Please contact film@nb.no or musikk@nb.no.

Special Reading Room

  • Due to covid-19 restrictions, all visits need to be scheduled in advance. Please contact spesiallesesalen@nb.no.

The National Library is closed during national holidays.