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English - literature and language: Books - literature


You can search to see what books are available at the library. You can also make a request for an interlibrary loan or suggest a book purchase for books that are not available.

Search, the union catalogue for Icelandic libraries, for books available at the library. Some courses have reserved  a selection of books relevant to students at the student library on the 4th floor.

You can make a request for material that is not directly available through interlibrary loan on

Further instructions:

Suggest book purchase

You can make a suggestion for a book purchase by filling out a form on our website.

Course reserves - Humanities

We encourage students to familiarize themselves with the course reserves and check out if their lecturers at UI have request for books to be reserved for specific courses.

English literature