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University Library

committed to advancing knowledge
07 - 19 December: Exam Time
During exam time, the Library offers extra study spaces. On campus lecture rooms are available for studying. Need longer for your study? No problem. The Library has extended opening hours. If you would like to study at the library in the evenings or during the weekends, do not forget to bring your student, employee or library card. UKB card holders have no access in the evenings and during weekends.
CataloguePlus
Direct search for books, e-books, magazines, e-journals, databases etc.? It is possible in our online catalogue.
Locations & Opening Hours
All library locations, opening hours and free pc's

Services for...

Students

From study places to borrowing and publishing your thesis, the Library takes care of you.

Lecturers

The Library helps you make readers and keep to the copyright rules.

Researchers

How the Library facilitates researchers. Also take a look at rsp.uva.nl for relevant information in the UvA Research Support Portal.

Alumni

As an alumnus you can still use these services.

Visitors

The UvA library welcomes all visitors.

The New University Library

In 2022 the new University Library will be opened in the University Quarter. Are you curious about the developments?
Latest News All news items
11 December 2019
On Tuesday 24 December the UvA buildings on Roeterseiland Campus will be closed from 18:00. On this day Building J/K will be closed all day because of maintenance.
10 December 2019
The fourth edition of UvA's Create a Course Challenge took place on Thursday 28 November. The prize went to "Post-humans in the Anthropocene: a relational inquiry into Humanity Futures, other Species, and the ...
6 December 2019
Researchers from the UvA that are looking for ways to fund their research can now use Research Professional. This is offered by the Library.
Subjects
Databases and support for each subject
Contact
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