Research Library

The National Gallery's research-library emphasises the preservation and dissemination of material related to the Gallery's areas of research, i.e. Icelandic visual art. The research-library contains books, catalogues and a collection of clippings on Icelandic art from newspapers and magazines, as well as a collection of digital images of works of art in the Gallery's collection.

The research-library is located in the National Gallery's office building at Laufásvegur 12, 101 Reykjavík.

The research-library is open by appointment.

Manager of Research Library is Elín Guðjónsdóttir
Phone +354 515 9603
elin@listasafn.is

The research-library is a member of Arlis / Norden – the organization of art libraries in the Nordic countries.


The research-library is open by appointment.

Treasures of Icelandic Art

The museum is open every day from 10AM — 5PM.