Archives, manuscripts and rare books

Special Collections

Special type of materials, such as archives, manuscripts and rare books collection must be used in our Special collections reading room. 

Please note that you need to order the material you need at least 24 hours before your visit to the reading room. Please request the material either by email or telephone.

Search for materials using  BIBSYS, UB Digital, Spesialbasene and Arkivportalen (Norwegian only) or contact us for assisted search.

Due to repairs we will be closed from Friday 13. June until the end of July.

Please contact us if you have any questions.

Reading Room

Opening hours

The reading room is open Monday - Friday upon request.

Please notify your arrival 1 - 2 working days prior to your visit to the Special Collections┬┤ reading room. 

The reading room is located in the 2nd floor at the Gunnerus Library.  

You need to order the material you need at least 2 days before your visit to the reading room. Please request the material via email or from BIBSYS, our library catalogue.


Reading Room Regulations

Contact us
Phone: +47 918 97 859
Email: spesialsamlingene@ub.ntnu.no