The Notodden campus library

Photo: Morten Krogh

The Notodden library campus is situated next to the student canteen, in the A building, across from the main entrance.

  • Knowledge and guidance

The library is open to everyone. During day time, students and staff may get professional guidance in the use of library resources. In the evening the library is staffed by student assistants until 6 pm.


  • Meeting place

    In the library, you will meet other students, working with their studies, doing group work or take a break with newspapers, board games and magazines.

  • Accessible and user-friendly

    The library is designed to allow users to easily find and borrow books on their own. Lending / submission is via lending machines. Student / employee card is used as a library card. The premises are available for students and staff outside normal opening hours (access with student / employee card).

  • Work zones, computer lab and group rooms

    The library features various flexible work zones and 3 terminals where it's possible to search the library catalogue, a pc-lab with 6 terminals and printing possibilities, and 5 rooms designed for group work. Group rooms must be booked in advance via TimeEdit.


  • Printing, copying and scanning

    Available for students and staff. You must be logged in with your USN username and password and have enabled your student or employee card for printing.


  • Book a librarian

    The library answer all inquiries it recieves at the library desk, by phone, email or social media. The “Book a Librarian” service allows you to reserve a free session with a professional reference librarian. Group lectures in literature search etc. can be arranged if inquired. The service is for students and staff only.

  • IT Helpdesk and copy center

    The IT services has a support desk in room L-315. Solve your IT-problems or get your questions answered here regarding network access. The copy center helps with issues regarding printing or student accounts.

Opening hours

Monday-Friday: 8:00am-6:00pm

with staff available

Access with student card / staff card:

Every day: 07:30am-11:00pm

Phone: 35 02 62 46