Library of the Scandinavian House

Opening time

Opening hours from July 1 to September 15, 2024:

MON 8/7 15-19
THU 18/7 13-17
THU 8/8 13-17
MON 19/8 15-19
MON 9/9 15-19

Regular opening hours, starting from September 16, 2024:

Monday 3-7 pm
Thursday 1-5 pm


Dejvická 3, Prague 6
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Online catalogue

Online catalogue of the Scandinavian House Library
Access to reader’s account
(for already registered users only)

The Library forms and manages the following collections:

  • Fiction written originally in Nordic languages (Danish, Estonian, Faroese, Finnish, Greenlandic, Icelandic, Latvian, Lithuanian, Norwegian, Saami, Swedish) and translated to Czech, Slovak and languages spoken worldwide
  • Fiction written in Nordic languages (Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian, Swedish)
  • Fiction translated to Nordic languages
  • Non-fiction literature about the Nordic countries, especially about their culture, history and languages
  • Non-fiction written in Nordic languages

The basic service that the library provides is the lending of materials to all the visitors. Everybody is entitled to study the books in the library and registered holders of the Scandinavian House membership card can enjoy additionally the right to take also outside loans. The membership fee is minimum CZK 100 / year. Check how to become a member.

Book donations are welcome! If you would like to donate us Nordic books, please first contact the chief librarian Zuzana Vorlíková.


+420 777 926 331

Jan Kubát, chief librarian