Get to know your library

Here you will find useful information about the library

The library has a great deal of opportunities for you
The library is open to everyone, and you are always welcome to come in and check out books, drink a cup of coffee in the library café, use our computers or study.

You can borrow books, film, music and audiobooks in a variety of languages for both children and adults. You will find our foreign language books in the basement called "Dybet". Just ask us. In "Dybet" you can find information for internationals as well.

Are you in the process of learning Danish?
The library has a large selection of language courses, films and audiobooks that you can check out. We also have a special area with books that are written at an easier level.
You can also visit the library’s “Lektiecafe”  (study café) for adults for additional help.

For families with children
Come and visit the library as a family! The children’s section includes books, music, movies, games and computers for your use. Our children’s librarians know a great deal about materials, which will stimulate language development; all you have to do is ask for help. We also have a number of events, such as children’s theatre, which are just for families.

Internet - free wi-fi
You can access the Internet through the library’s computers or bring your own PC with you and use the library’s wireless network. You can read newspapers from more than 90 different countries online through our “Library Press Display”.

For students
We have a large selection of subject-specific literature and would like to help you find the appropriate resources for your assignments. We also offer access to many online resources that you can use from home. You can book a librarian "Book en bibliotekar" if you need help to search for information for your assignments e.g.

Information about Herning and Denmark
At the library you can easily find information about the many events and activities in Herning and the local area.

Are you interested in music?
Herning Library has one of Denmark’s largest music collections in which you can discover a variety of CDs, musical scores and compositions, music videos and music books.