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Updated precautionary rules for COVID-19 effective as of 4 May

  • The Institute's premises at Laugavegur 13, Þingholtsstræti 29 and Árnagarður are open.
  • Please pay attention to personal hygiene, by washing hands, use of hand sanitizer and 2 meters distance if required.
  • Reading rooms in Árnagarður are open regular users.
  • The library on the 4th floor on Laugavegur is open.
  • Please contact the librarian if you have any questions about the Institute library gudny.ragnarsdó
  • Please do not use a public computer in the common area of the Árni Magnússon Institute in Árnagarður.
  • No new applications for desk space will be accepted for the summer of 2020.
  • Email addresses for all employees can be found on the Institute website.
  • Guests along with all employees are asked to follow the guidelines issued by the Icelandic Directorate of Health regarding COVID-19, see further at