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There are many aids for UvA students, lecturers and researchers. You can think of free workshops, the Copyright Information Site (CIS) and there is support for people with a disability. For personal contact you can reach the Library by telephone, email or WhatsApp.

Copyright Information Site

The CIS is for students, teachers and researchers. Who owns the copyright on your thesis? Who owns the copyright on teaching materials? And what should you consider when publishing? You can find the answers to these questions on our Copyright Information Site.

Facilities for Students with a Disability

Do you have a disability, such as rheumatism, RSI, a visual handicap or dyslexia? The Library can help you.


Questions about finding, organizing, storing or sharing information? You can come to the Library for a free course or workshop.

Support for Education

What can the Library mean for teachers and students?

  • Citing and acknowledging sources
  • Information Literacy
  • Open Educational Resources
  • Readers in Canvas

Support for Research

How can the Library help research further?

  • Research Data Management
  • Funding Opportunities
  • Publishing Your Doctoral Thesis
  • Open Access Publishing
  • Registering Research
  • Scientific Visibility
  • ID for Researchers
  • Visualising Research Impact


Prefer personal contact? We help you search, discover and find. Call, email or WhatsApp the Library.