Iceland - Mysterious Island of Books

The UCL Cologne maintains a unique collection of Islandica in the German-speaking area, containing about 10,000 titles today. The collection is wide-ranging and contains literature from almost all fields:

  •     Literature published in Iceland, relating to all Icelandic aspects and subjects.
  •     Literature published in other countries on all aspects of Iceland
  •     Old nordic and old Icelandic language and literature
  •     Literary works by Icelandic authors
  •     German translations of Icelandic belle-lettres literature
  •     Fiction from other countries dealing with Iceland as a theme or venue
  •     Illustrated books about Iceland and art books by Icelandic artists
  •     Travel descriptions and travel literature of all kinds
  •     Cards
  •     Audiovisual media selection