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Locations & Opening Hours

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Due to new corona measures, the opening hours of our library locations have changed considerably. The adjusted opening hours apply - until further notice - until Monday 15 March 2021.

Opened Library locations

City centre

  • University Library Singel
    Singel 425, 1012 WP Amsterdam Plan your journey
    P.O. Box 19185, 1000 GD Amsterdam 
    Telephone: 020 525 1405
    Fax: 020 525 2390

    Borrowing materials
    Daily from 09:00 am to 06:30 pm only for UvA students and staff.

    Returning materials
    Daily from 09:00 am to 06:30 pm for all borrowers.
    External borrowers can only return books. Requesting and picking up books is not possible for them until Monday 15 March 2021, due to the new corona measures.

    Printers
    It is possible to print and / or copy at the University Library Singel. You do not need to book a study place in advance for this.

    Service Point and Information desk - 1st floor
    Daily from 09:00 am to 06:00 pm only for UvA students and staff.

    Study spaces
    Daily from 09:00 am to 06:30 pm. Currently, a limited number of the study spaces at University Library Singel are only available and intended for vulnerable students. Reservation in advance is required. More information about whether you are eligible for a study space for vulnerable students can be found on our webpage Book a study space.

Roeterseiland

  • Library Learning Centre (REC H)
    Roetersstraat 11, 1018 WB Amsterdam Plan your journey
    P.O. Box 15520, 1001 NA Amsterdam
    Telephone: +31 (0)20 525 4273
    Email: llcrec@uva.nl

    Returning materials
    Returning materials to the Library is daily possible from 08:00 am to 06:00pm via the machines on the ground floor. Unfortunately, borrowing materials is not yet possible.

    Printers
    It is possible to print and / or copy at the Library Learning Centre (REC H). You do not need to book a study place in advance for this.

    Study spaces
    Daily from 08:00 am to 06:00 pm. Currently, a limited number of the study spaces at the Library Learning Centre (REC H) are only available and intended for vulnerable students. Reservation in advance is required. More information about whether you are eligible for a study space for vulnerable students can be found on our webpage Book a study space.

Science Park

  • Science Park Library
    Science Park 904, 1098 XH Amsterdam Plan your journey
    Post cabinet 1.B, P.O. Box 94214, 1090 GE Amsterdam
    Telephone: 020 525 7910
    Fax: 020 525 7878
    Email: sciencelib-science@uva.nl

    Printers
    It is possible to print and / or copy at this location. You do not need to book a study place in advance for this.

    Information desk
    Daily from 09:00 am to 4:00 pm only for UvA students and staff.

    Study spaces
    Daily from 07:00 am to 06:00 pm. Currently, a limited number of the study spaces are only available and intended for vulnerable students. Reservation in advance is required. More information about whether you are eligible for a study space for vulnerable students can be found on our webpage Book a study space.

Closed Library locations

City centre

  • Humanities Collections Singel (GW collections)

    Currently closed
    The Humanities Collections at University Library Singel are closed, as well as our other library locations. This applies until Monday 15 March 2021, due to the corona measures.

     
  • Bushuis
    Kloveniersburgwal 48, 1012 CX Amsterdam Plan your journey
    Telephone: 020 525 1405

    Currently closed
     
  • P.C. Hoofthuis Library
    Spuistraat 134, 1012 VB Amsterdam Plan your journey
    Telephone: (020) 525 5566
    Telephone: (020) 525 4413 (desk)

    Currently closed
     
  • Allard Pierson Research Room
    Oude Turfmarkt 129, 1012 GC Amsterdam Plan your journey
    Telephone: 020 - 525 7300 (doorkeeper)
    Telephone: 020 - 525 2473 (desk)
    Fax: 020 525 7301

    Currently closed
     

Roeterseiland

  • Law Library (REC A)
    Nieuwe Achtergracht 166 Amsterdam, 4th floor Plan your journey
    P.O. Box 15829, 1001 NH Amsterdam
    Telephone: 020-525 3843
    Email: jb-fdr@uva.nl

    Currently closed
     

cademic Medical Centre

  • Book depot (IWO)
    Meibergdreef 29, 1105 AZ Amsterdam Plan your journey
    Telephone: 020 525 2359

    Currently closed
     
  • Medical Library AMC
    Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam Plan your journey

    Currently closed
     

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