Welcome to the libraries in Lyngby-Taarbæk. Lyngby-Taarbæk Municipality offers you four libraries – the main library (Stadsbiblioteket) and three branch libraries (Lundtofte Library, 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 register:

In order to register using a MitID, you have to:
1.    Be at least 18 years of age
2.    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

Users who are below the age of 18 years need a parent/legal guardian to register them as users. The parent will need to log in using MitID.


Read about upcoming events in English on our event-site.

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 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 there will be a fee if the books/materials are not returned in due time.

Fees apply from 1. January 2024:

Fees for adults
1-7 days overdue: 20 kr.
8-30 days overdue: 120 kr.
More than 30 days overdue: 230 kr.

Fees for children
1-7 days overdue: 10 kr.
8-30 days overdue: 55 kr.
More than 30 days overdue: 120 kr.

Addresses and Opening Hours:


(The Lyngby City Library)
Lyngby Hovedgade 28, 2800 Kgs. Lyngby
Telephone: +4545973700 - info@ltk.dk (don't write CPR-numbers or sensitive information in e-mails)

Staffed opening hours
Monday - Thursday: 10am - 7pm Self
Friday: 10am - 6pm
Saturday - Sunday: 9am - 3pm

Self service opening hours
Monday - Fridag: 8am - 10am

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

Lundtofte Bibliotek

Nøjsomhedsvej 1-11
2800 Kgs. Lyngby

Staffed opening hours
Tuesday, Thursday: 3.30pm - 5pm

Self service opening hours
Monday - Friday: 3.30pm - 10pm
Saturday - Sunday: 8am - 6pm

Lundtofte Bibliotek is closed on school holidays, national holidays and June 5. There will not be any staffed service on May 1


Taarbæk Bibliotek

Taarbæk Strandvej 96
2930 Klampenborg

Staffed opening hours
Wednesday: 3pm - 5pm

Self service opening hours
Monday - Friday: 3pm - 10pm
Saturday - Sunday: 7am - 10pm

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

Virum Bibliotek

Geels Plads 40
2830 Virum

Staffed opening hours
Tuesday: 10am-1pm
Wednesday, Thursday: 2pm - 5pm

Self service opening hours
Monday - Thursday: 8am - 10pm
Friday: 8am - 7pm
Saturday - Sunday: 8am - 6pm

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


I dag: Søndag 3. martsÅbningstider
09:00 - 15:00
Lundtofte Bibliotek
08:00 - 18:00Selvbetjening
Taarbæk Bibliotek
07:00 - 22:00Selvbetjening
Virum Bibliotek
08:00 - 18:00Selvbetjening

English - use the digital library