New in Denmark

Here you can find information about how you can use the libraries.

Welcome to the Gentofte Libraries!

At the libraries, you can borrow books, music, films and newspapers. You can also use our computers and study rooms. You can practice Danish and take part in our various clubs. It is free to use the Gentofte Libraries when you have a Health Insurance Card (yellow card).

Getting help learning Danish

Learn to speak Danish
Borrow language courses and learn Danish

Danish Café (Dansk café)
Speak Danish with language ambassadors and other new Danes at our Danish cafées.

Online language courses
Find online Mangocourses (in English) in more than 70 different languages.

Using the library

Find the libraries
There are six libraries in Gentofte Municipality. Follow the link above to find locations and openings hours.

How to register
Learn how to register at the libraries to borrow books, films, and games.

Become a volunteer
Do you have skills that you would like to use to help others at the Gentofte Libraries?

Counselling at Gentofte Main Library
Get free counselling from a lawyer, a financial advisor or a conflict advisor at the libraries.

Use a computer
At the Gentofte Libraries, you can use a computer with internet access and you can print, scan and copy. All libraries in Gentofte have free wifi. Ask staff on location for details.

Clubs
Become a member of the libraries’ film- and music clubs.

Borrowing materials in your language

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