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The library takes knowledge to the next level
Borrowing and making requests temporarily unavailable
From Monday 27 May to Wednesday 5 June, the University Library will be switching over to a new library system. Our services will be restricted during this time.
May 18-29: Exam Time
During exam time, the library offers, in cooperation with Facility Services, additional study places. Besides, library locations have 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.
Search the library collections
Quick searching for books, journals and databases in the library.
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.
Latest News
14 May 2019
During exam time the Library, in cooperation with Facility Services, offers you extra study spaces. On campus lecture rooms are available for studying. Need longer for your study? No problem. We have extended opening ...
7 May 2019
From Monday 27 May to Wednesday 5 June, the University Library will be switching over to a new library system. Our services will be restricted during this time. Read more about what temporarily is not possible.
18 April 2019
As of today, UvA researchers are able to link published datasets in UvA/HvA figshare to corresponding publications in Pure. The library has created an automated link connecting the two systems. This means that it is ...
Subjects
Databases and support for each subject
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