About Ikast-Brande Library

Ikast-Brande Public Libraries are open to everyone.

Welcome to the Ikast-Brande Library!

We hope that you will enjoy using your local library, and please know that we look forward to helping you when you visit us!
There is no charge to borrow from the library's extensive collections of books, music, films, computer games, etc.  Items we don't have at Ikast-Brande Library, we will try to get for you from other libraries.

Joining the library
In order to join at the library, you need to apply in person.
Your social security card (Yellow Health Card) must be shown on application.

At the library You can...
Borrow books, films, music, audio books in a variety of languages and for both children and adults - or download them to your home computer.
You can find current newspapers and magazines as well.
We also have book depots in 5 languages.

Children
For children of all ages we have books, "play and learn" language material, stories on CDs, music and films.
Children and adults may also borrow games for Playstation, Wii, and Xbox.

Music
At each of our libraries you may borrow CDs, music videos, books on music and sheet music for a variety of musical instruments.

Newspapers and magazines
If you live in Ikast-Brande Kommune and are registered as a library member, you may access
PressReader- where you can read today's newspapers from more than 90 countries. PressReader directly from home.
RB Digital - Choose among more than 350 magazines and periodicals in english. You can read them on your tablet, your mobile or your pc - Click here to access

Learning Danish or other languages?
If you are learning Danish or other languages, we have a variety of language courses for you to borrow.

Information brochures etc.
Pick up brochures and pamphlets about many different topics, such as tourist information, etc.

Self-service libraries
In Bording, Ejstrupholm and Engesvang you can use our self-service libraries by using your social security card (Yellow Health Card) - but only after you have either joined online, or joined the library in either Brande or Ikast.
If you join online, it will take 2 days before you can start using the library.

NB NB At the library you can... 
Reserve books, music and films... You may search and make reservations in our databases directly from your home or at the library. You can also check your status and extend your lending period.

Databases
The library provides access to a variety of databases, some of which you may access directly from your home computer as well.

bibliotek.dk
Access National Library collections at bibliotek.dk, order items and pick them up at your local library.

Just ask
Our librarians are your guides to knowledge, so do not hesitate to ask for assistance.

Computers
Using our computers is free of charge. If you need to print, you have to pay for your prints.
In the Libraries in Brande, Ikast and Nørre Snede, you may also bring your own computer and use the free wireless network.

Exhibitions, lectures and more
Enjoy exhibitions, lectures and events for children and adults. Or why not join some of our courses?

Other library services
Make photocopies, scan, print.

Relaxation
Buy a cup of coffee and relax in pleasant surroundings.

See you at the library - and remember, do not hesitate to ask for assistance!

Other useful sites:
LifeInDenmark - This is a practical guide to a number of things that may be relevant to you when you are going to work or study in Denmark.