Automobile Association -- Driving in the wilds of central Norway in the vast open stretches around Trondheim might be hazardous if the weather turns bad. For directions or information about road conditions or even reroutings, call the Norwegian Automobile Association at tel. 73-95-73-95.

Consulates -- There is no U.S. consulate in Trondheim. The consulate for Great Britain is at Beddingen 8 (tel. 73-60-02-00).

Dentists -- If you need emergency assistance, call tel. 73-50-55-00.

Emergencies -- For a fire dial tel. 110, for the police tel. 112, and for an ambulance tel. 113.

Hospitals -- For a non-emergency, your hotel can put you in contact with an English-speaking doctor. For a medical emergency, call tel. 73-52-25-00.

Internet Access -- Go to the Trondheim Public Library, Peter Egges Plass 1 (tel. 72-54-75-00). From July 1 to August 12, it is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 10am to 4pm; Wednesday 10am to 7pm; and Saturday 10am to 3pm. At other times, hours are Monday to Thursday 9am to 7pm, Friday 9am to 4pm, Saturday 10am to 3pm, and Sunday noon to 4pm.

Laundry -- If you don't use the services your hotel provides, you can go to Elefanten Vaskeri, Mellomveien 20 (tel. 73-51-29-89), which is open Monday to Friday 10am to 6pm and Saturday 11am to 4pm. It's one of the most northerly laundromats in Norway.

Parking Garages -- The major garages are Bakke P-hus, Nedre Bakklandet 60 (tel. 72-54-65-33), and Midtbyen P-hus, Sandgata 28 (no phone).

Pharmacies -- The most central pharmacy is Løveapoteket, Olav Tryggvasons Gate 28 (tel. 73-83-32-83), which is a bustling and busy emporium of the health industry within the Behaven Shopping Complex in the heart of town. Hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, Saturday 10am to 3pm.

Police -- The police station is at Gryta 4 (tel. 73-89-90-90). For emergencies, dial 112.

Post Office -- The main post office is at Dronningens Gate 10 (tel. 81-00-07-10), open Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm, Saturday 9am to 2pm.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.