From 1 October to 1 July, between 9:00 and 17:00, access is limited to law students (including PPLE) and Law School staff members with an activated UvA Student ID or an activated Staff ID. During this period, all library users have access in the evenings on Monday through Thursday from 17:00 - 21:00.
In the summer months, from 1 July to 1 October, the entire Law Library is accessible to all library users.
The following services remain available to other users of the library between the hours of 9:00 and 17:00:
The entire Library can be accessed by all users from Monday through Thursday after 17:00. On Friday, the Law Library closes at 17:00.
Please check the FAQ page.
Refer to the location page of building REC A for directions in Google Maps. The Law Library is on the 4th floor.
There are 137 study places available in the Law Library:
There are two multifunctional devices available in the library that are all suitable for printing, copying and scanning. A valid student card or staff ID card is needed to use these facilities.
Printing and copying is possible in sizes A4 and A3 and both in colour as well as black and white. Prints and copies in black and white cost €0.05 per page for A4 and €0.10 for A3. Prints and copies in colour are €0.15 per page for A4 and €0.30 for A3.
Scans can be sent by email or saved to a memory stick (also for sale at the library desk). Scanning is free of charge.
More information and detailed instructions are available on the page about printing, copying and scanning.
Refer to the floor plan (pdf) for an overview of the Law Library and its collection.