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English - literature and language: Welcome


In this subject guide you can find a selection of resources that can be helpful for students, researchers and curious minds. 

University Network - VPN

Some e-sources are only available to students and staff of UI. To connect to the University Network off campus a VPN connection is necessary. Help is available at the IT Help Desk at Háskólatorg.

Contact us for assistance

Information specialists are available at the service desk on 2nd floor between 8:15-16:00 on weekdays.

You can contact them by email at, phone tel. 525 5685 or use the library chat on the library's website.

They offer students at UI a brief instruction in information searching

Visit the Library

Feel free to visit the library during opening hours. We are conveniently located on campus, only a five minute walk from the Main building.

Library card

Foreign students have to apply for a library card. It's easy to do. Just fill out this form on our website.



Hilma Gunnarsdóttir, MA/MIS
Information services and user education
Tel: 525 5739