Library, Recreation Facilities & Dining


The Royal Library will provide all IWL participants free access to the library, both the campus library (Fakultetsbiblioteket) and the main building, The Black Diamond. Participants can have full access to all e-resources, and they can read books in the library reading rooms. The Royal Library librarians will organize an introduction to the library, and a guided to tour to some of the rare books. Interesting manuscripts of world literature in the library include the Icelandic sagas, manuscripts by Hans Christian Andersen, Søren Kierkegaard and Georg Brandes.

Recreational facilities & Dining

Cafés & Restaurants

There are two canteens, a coffee bar and a student run bar on campus.

The Island Brygge area is very lively with many cafes, restaurants and supermarkets. 

Beyond Yelp and TripAdvisor, and offer great advice on dining and recreational facilities.