New library system implemented as well as a new portal. 
At you can search for the IUA Library material - see video (in Icelandic only).
You can also click on the picture to open the search site:

You don't have to sign in to search for library material, the sign in is for holdings, renew loans and order interlibrary loan.

IUA Library Locations:
Þverholti 11, 105 Reykjavík
Tel: 545 2217
Email: bokasafn [at] / library [at]

Architecture, Design, Film, Music and Performing Arts

Laugarnesvegi 91, 105 Reykjavík
Tel: 520 2402
Email: bokasafn [at] / library [at]

Fine Arts, Art Education and Performing Arts


Search the library catalogue

Click the image to find IUA Library material


Kanopy streaming

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New Library material

New material spring 2022
New material autumn 2022

Writing center

Book an appointment
Services at the library

Access the IUA internet off-campus

Instructions for setting up a proxy

Find journal 

Click on image to search


Library staff

Rósa Bjarnadóttir, rosa [at]
Æsa Strand Viðarsdóttir, aesa [at]
Elísabet Valdimarsdóttir, elisabet [at]
María Loftsdóttir, maria [at] 
Riina Pauliina Finnsdóttir, riina [at]