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National Library Catalogs & Bibliographies

This is a collection of links to international resources and includes national libraries, national bibliographies and union catalogs.

Northern Europe

Regional Resources

  • The Nordic/Baltic Union Catalogue of Serials - a union catalog with references to serials available in the Nordic/Baltic countries: Denmark, Iceland, Sweden, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, The Faroe Islands (in Faroese only), and Norway.

Resources by Country

    National Library National Bibliography Union Catalog
Åland Islands Mariehamns Stadsbibliotek
  • None Listed
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Danish Flag Denmark The Royal Library
  • BibliotekDK - a database of all items published in Denmark as well as all items found in the Danish public & research libraries
Estonian Flag Estonia National Library of Estonia
  • None Listed
Faroe Islands Faroese National Library
  • None Listed
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Finnish Flag Finland The National Library of Finland
  • ARTO - Reference Database of Finnish Articles with an index of articles from over 500 Finnish journals.
  • Melinda - the union catalogue of Finnish Libraries, including university libraries, libraries of universities of applied sciences, and some special and public libraries. 
Iceland's Flag Iceland National and University Library of Iceland
  • None Listed
  • Gegnir - Offers access from a single location to multiple collections held by Icelandic libraries and the collections of selected speciality libraries. 
Latvian Flag Latvia National Library of Latvia
  • None Listed
Lithuanian Flag Lithuania Martynas Mazvydas National Library of Lithuania
  • None Listed
Norwegian Flag Norway National Library of Norway
  • Bibsys - includes books, journals, sound recordings, printed music etc. held by BIBSYS libraries.
Swedish Flag Sweden National Library of Sweden
  • Libris - A national search service providing information on titles held by Swedish university and research libraries, as well as about twenty public libraries.