The patient library allows patients and their next-of-kin to borrow books, DVDs and periodicals.

bibliotekaren står foran bokhyller med bok i hånden. foto.

We have a large selection of books, comic books, audiobooks, digital books/cards and PlayStation, Wii and Xbox games, as well as DVDs, CDs, periodicals, newspapers and music. We also lend DAB radios and playback equipment for films, audiobooks and music. 

The patient library is located in the foyer on the ground floor in the main hospital building (Sentralblokka).

Stop by for a chat, borrow a book or sit down in the lounge with a newspaper.

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00 47 55 97 33 10


Opening hours

Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10.30–15.30. 
Tuesday and Thursday 10.30–17.30.

Book trolleys 

We visit the departments with our book trolley. If you would like to borrow something, but are unable to make it to the library, feel free to contact us during opening hours, and we will deliver the requested material to you.

Computers and printers

The library has a public computer and printer/photocopier. Patients and next-of-kin are welcome to use the internet, do their online banking, print off plane tickets etc.

Visual art

We also lend visual art. Please contact us for more information.


Last updated 5/25/2023