eBooks and online resources in English

We offer a wide variety of electronic resources available at your fingertips 24 hours a day.

Gentofte address required

Remote access is available to registered Gentofte borrowers (Requires home adress in the county of Gentofte) with a Personal Identification Number (PIN code). 

Home access to databases

You have access to a number of licensed databases free of charge from home.

Register from home

Click here to register from home. To register, you need to use your NemID.

You may use our on-site computers or your own laptop (via the wireless network) to access a wide range of databases free of charge at "Dit digitale bibliotek" (Your Digital Library). You can read newspapers and articles, consult dictionaries in many languages, and browse through many different topics of interest. Go to the digital library.


E-Book Central (Formerly known as Ebrary)

Online access to more than 70,000 books in areas such as economics, the humanities, natural science, history and social science.
Language: English. Remote access.

eReolen Global (also called Libby)

eReolen Global is a digital service and contains approx. 5000 e-books and online audio books in English. eReolen Global is similar to eReolen (in Danish) and its app called "Libby". It is developed and operated by the American company OverDrive.

Magazines and newspapers

Press Reader

Press Reader offers online access to about 3000 international newspapers from 100 different countries in 60 languages. As a licensed user of Gentofte Libraries, you have access to newspapers from around the world before the printed copy is available in the country of origin. Remote access.


Access RBdigital's magazines and choose from more than 350 especially English-language e-magazines.


Gyldendals Dictionaries

Online dictionaries in several languages. Remote access.