What are the most northern public libraries in Scandanavia?

What are the most northern public libraries in Scandanavia?

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There are several public libraries in the northern parts of Scandinavia - as there is in Scandinavia in general.

*Norway*

The most northern public library in Scandinavia is in Svalbard (an archipelago in the Arctic Ocean). Svalbard is a part of Norway. The library is in Longyearbyen, the largest settlement in Svalbard. It's approximate latitude is 78,2° North.
http://www.lokalstyre.no/Modules/theme.aspx?ObjectType=Article&ElementID...

The most northern one in the mainland (latitude 71,1° North) is Gamvik public library, in the commune of Gamvik, Norway. There is a main library and two branch libraries in the Gamvik commune.
http://www.gamvik.kommune.no/index.php?cat=17592b

At the latitude 70,9° North there is the public library of Nordkapp, also in Norway.
http://www.nordkapp.kommune.no/om-biblioteket.72655.no.html

In the northern parts of Norway (provinces Finnmark, Troms and Nordland) there are 15 public libraries in total, including a mobile library.
http://www.kulturnett.no/organisasjoner/register.jsp?&lang=en

*Finland*

The most northern public library in Finland is in the commune of Utsjoki (69,9° North).
http://www.plappi.fi/kunnat/utsjoki/opetus_ja_vapaa_aikapalvelut/kirjasto/

Utsjoki is in the Lapland province of northern Finland. In Lapland, there are 20 different public libraries, including a mobile library.
http://www.lapinkirjasto.fi/Lapinkirjasto/suomeksi/Kirjastojen_yhteystie...

*Sweden*

The most northern library in Sweden is the Kiruna public library (67,9° North).
http://www.kommun.kiruna.se/Kultur-och-bibliotek/Kiruna-stadsbibliotek/

There are 37 public libraries in total (branch libraries included) and several mobile libraries in the province of Norrbotten, in North Sweden.
http://www.inetmedia.nu/bibliotek/folkbibliotek-bd.shtml

*Iceland*

The northernmost public library in Iceland is Bolungarvíkur library (66.2° North)
http://www.bolungarvik.is/efni.asp?id=148&fl=19

In Iceland there are 77 public libraries in total.
http://eng.menntamalaraduneyti.is/institutions/

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