Singel 425, 1012 WP Amsterdam
P.O. Box 19185 1000 GD Amsterdam
Telephone: 020 525 1405
Fax: 020 525 2311
Some parts of the building are NOT wheelchair accessible:
There is virtually no parking space in the vicinity of the library. It is, however, easy to reach by public transport from Amsterdam Central Station: trams 2, 4, 11, 12, 14, 24, stop: either Spui or Muntplein.
From Monday – Friday, 8:00 - 18:00, the building is accessible to anyone.
At all other times the Library is accessible only
There are over 750 study spaces, of which 110 equipped with a PC, in seven study rooms.
Do you want to book a pc or room at Library Singel? That is possible via UvA Spacefinder. Some pcs and study rooms can be booked one week in advance.
Log in with your UvAnetID to check which rooms and PCs may be booked right now and make a reservation. You’ll immediately get a confirmation mail. If you later find that the PC or the room is occupied, just show the email to your fellow student.
When visiting departments with books in open stacks, coats and bags must be placed in lockers. There are free lockers in the cloakroom on the ground floor, to the left of the entrance. The euro needed to lock it, will be returned on reopening the locker.
tel.: 020 525 2292
fax: 020 525 2390
The libraries of Classics & Archaeology, Theatre Studies, Media Studies and Musicology, Religious Studies, Art history and Cultural studies and Philosophy are housed in the University Library at Singel.
There are 43 study spaces and 7 PCs for library use.
Books wit LCC-codes within the range PR to Z are NOT accessible to wheelchair users.