Art Library

Art Library is situated in Charlottenborg Palace. Here you can use the reading room and borrow material on art and architectural history, art theory, and museology.

Entrance area at the Danish Art Library

Photo: Roberto Fortuna


You can sit and work in the library's reading room. A wide range of reference works are available for use here. Please note that the reading room is a quiet area. 

The library also has areas used for group work and lounge areas with sofas and computers with access to electronic resources. The seats by the book collection and in the reading room have power outlets nearby.

Lockers can be borrowed for up to two months at a time. You can keep books that you only use at the library in the lockers.

Laptops have access to Wi-Fi in the entire library area.

We have direct handicap access from the courtyard. In the central hall of the library, there is a lift leading to the reading room upstairs and to the toilets in the basement, which also include accessible toilets.

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