Welcome to the libraries in Lyngby-Taarbæk. Lyngby-Taarbæk Municipality offers you three libraries – the main library (Stadsbiblioteket) and two branch libraries (Taarbæk Library and Virum Library).
Using the libraries are for everyone and it is free of charge. Among other things we offer you books, movies, music, magazines, audio books and games. We also host all kinds of cultural events for children and adults, e.g. author evenings, lectures, concerts and children’s theatre.

How to become a user:

In order to register using a NemID, you have to:
1.    Be at least 15 years of age
2.    Approve that you have read and accepted the general terms and conditions of the Lyngby-Taarbæk Libraries. It is also possible to register at Stadsbiblioteket. You must bring your yellow health card.
You can register online here: lyngbybib.dk/ny-bruger

The digital library

When you live in Lyngby-Taarbæk Municipality the library gives you access to a wealth of online databases. We have listed a selection further down this page.
If you have difficulties using the data bases do not hesitate to contact the staff at Stadsbiblioteket.

Other services

At the library you can get access to computers, free wifi and you can print, copy and scan documents. Please note that we charge 2 kr. per A4 and 4 kr. per A3.

Library rules and guidelines

It is free to borrow but it can be a bit expensive if the books/materials are not returned in due time.

Fees for adults
1-7 days overdue: 20 kr.
8-30 days overdue: 63 kr.
More than 30 days overdue: 211 kr.

Fees for children
1-7 days overdue: 10 kr.
8-30 days overdue: 32 kr.
More than 30 days overdue: 105 kr.

Addresses and Opening Hours:


(The Lyngby City Library)
Lyngby Hovedgade 28, 2800 Kgs. Lyngby
Telephone: +4545973700 - info@ltk.dk

Opening hours
Monday - Thursdag: 8-20
Friday: 8-18
Saturday - Sunday: 9-15

Stadsbiblioteket is closed on holidays, Easter Saturday, 1 May, 5 June, 24 December and 31 December

Taarbæk Bibliotek

(Taarbæk Branch Library)
Taarbæk Strandvej 96
2930 Klampenborg

Opening hours
Wednesday 15-17

Self service  opening hours:
Schooldays: 14-22
Other days: 7-22

No staffed service on holidays, 1 May, 5 June, 24 December and 31 December

Virum Bibliotek

Geels Plads 40
2830 Virum

Self service opening hours
Monday - Thursday: 8-22
Friday: 8-19
Saturday - Sunday: 8-18


Tuesday-Friday 10-15 (closed on mondays)
Saturday: 10-14:30

English - use the digital library