Student Life

The Public Libraries in Herning

Welcome to the library

The Library in Herning has a lot of exciting offers and services for new students.
– Get help to find the right materials and sources for your papers.
– Get access to a number of professional databases related to your studyactivities.
– Enjoy our cozy working and studying environment with free WIFI.
– Print, scan and copy at low cost.
– Take part in talks and debates.
– Listen to concerts… and much more.

You are always welcome at the library! Have a cup of coffee, bring your own food or buy a snack at the café, ask for help, get inspired – or just hang out for a while in our cozy environment.


If you want to borrow...

– our materials or gain access to our databases and digital services (e-books,audio-books, movies etc.) you have to sign a library membership. It is free of charge. 

Remember to bring your yellow health card and photo ID when you come around to sign up. It only takes a few minutes.


- our FREE “book a librarian” service…
If you need help to find relevant literature or primary sources, specific information for projects or access to special databases, you can book a librarian for half an hour. 

Remember to inform about your specific needs in advance. The librarian may need to prepare and conduct targeted research beforehand.
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The library gives you free access to a world of experience

online databases, magazines, movies, e-books, audio books...

eReolen Global
The library can give you access to a number of magazines, ebooks and audio books in English online. You can borrow the material on your computer, tablet or smartphone.

“Filmstriben” is a library streaming service offering access to selected movies. You can stream the movies as you please - free of charge.

Free access to newspapers and magazines from all over the world – more than 100 countries and 60 different languages. You will find articles and issues from the last 3 months. Access on PC and through the app “PressReader” on tablet and smartphone.

Ebook Central
E-books in English

Ebook Central Plus
E-books in English

Check out

Herning libraries' complete list of digital offerings especially for students:
- Information about professions
- Professional Databases
- Language & grammar
- Literary analysis & interpretation
- e-books
- Statistics & legislation
- Books
- Primary sources
- Articles

Events at the library

Every year the library in Herning hosts more than 500 large and small events.

There is something for everyone - for students and young people, too.

MakerSpace Herning

Use of the MakerSpace equipment at the Library in Herning is FREE

Our makerspace is a collaborative work space for designing, exploring and sharing tech ideas and tech tools.
We have a variety of maker equipment including 3D printers, laser cutters, soldering irons, and even sewing machines.

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