Books, newspapers, films, music in many languages

ons, 27-02-2019 15:22

The libraries in Elsinore shire also offer services for you who speak a language other than Danish

Books in many languages

Kulturværftet Library has books in numerous langauages:
  • - Arabic
  • - Kurdish
  • - Norwegian
  • - Serbian and Croatian
  • - Turkish
Other than these, the library also has books in English, French, Italian, Persian, Spanish, Swedish and German.

Not able to find books on your language?

If we don't have anything in your language, or you would like some litterature we havn't got on the bookshelf, please ask the librarian . We have a catalog of books, films and music in Arabic, Bosnian, Serbian, Croatian, Persian, Russian, Turkish and Urdu and we can acquire other materials from other libraries or from the Library Center for Integration. You can also order books in different languages on

Newspapers in many languages

The library have access to the news data base Press Reader. You can read approx. 4.000 newspapers and journals in 60 languages from all over the world. You will often find that the news appears in the Library Press Display before the printed newspaper is available. In addition, the library subscribes to a few newspapers in some languages. You have to be registered at the Library before you can sign in on Press Reader.

eReolen Global

Here you can borrow free e-books and online audio books in English. There is also books for children and young adults: eReolen Global


Here you will find free streaming of music, movies and books in more than 10 different languages. Arabic, Turkish, Urdu, Persian, Vietnamese and Bosnian. You will also find a large collection of book reviews. It is free to use for everyone living in Denmark. Simply log in to the Verdensbiblioteket with your NemID.

Learn Danish

The library has several offers for those who wish to learn Danish. We have a wide array of language courses as both books and cd's. We also have novels for adults that are adapted so they are easier to read - ask the librarian to help you find what you need.

Language training or homework help

If you need help to do your homework or you would like to train your Danish, you are welcome in one of the library's homework cafés.