General Reading Room (East)

The modern reading room in the Diamond for students, where you can:

  • study at one of the reading desks no sign-up necessary, just show up!
  • read Danish newspapers and journals online
  • find old articles in our reels of newspaper microfilm
  • have direct access to electronic journals and specific subject databases
  • use the collection of 6 000 volumes of music, especially series and composer's collected Works
  • use the red cases with clippings on Danish composers and musicians (write to
  • use our wireless net access

The reading room is restricted to students and adults. You may bring your own books. For assistance in use of microfilm, please use the phone next to the microform readers (Monday to Friday between 10 - 16).

Food and beverages can be enjoyed in The Octagon