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Opening hours

 

Due to the coronavirus situation in the Netherlands, all Leiden University Libraries (UBL) locations are closed until further notice.

 

For up-to-date information on borrowing options and other current (online) library services, please consult our page on library services during the coronavirus situation.

 

Regular opening hours

Monday to Friday

8:30 - 24:00

Saturday and Sunday

10:00 - 23:00

Access restrictions during
examination periods
:
  • 7 - 20 March 2020
  • 9 May 2020 - 10 July 2020

No access for

  • students registered at
    educational institutions
    other than Leiden University
  • fee card holders

who do not verifiably depend
on the library collections for
their research.

Library desks

Information desk
Monday to Friday

 

8:30 - 19:00

LU-Card desk
(creating or renewing library
accounts and LU-Cards)
- Monday to Friday 
- Saturday and Sunday 

 

 


8:30 - 18:00
10:00 - 22:00
 

Holidays and adjusted opening hours 2020

1 January, New Year's Day

Closed

10 April, Good Friday Closed
11 April Closed

12 April, Easter Sunday

Closed

13 April, Easter Monday

Closed

27 April, King's Day

Closed

4 May Closed
5 May, Liberation Day Closed
21 May, Ascension Day Closed
22 May Closed
31 May, Pentecost Sunday Closed
1 June, Pentecost Monday Closed

Summer period:
13 July - 16 August

- Monday to Friday
- Saturday



8:30- 18:00
13:00 - 17:00

2 October, due to Relief of Leiden

8:30 - 18:00

3 October, Relief of Leiden

Closed

24 December, Christmas Eve

8:30 - 18:00

25 December, Christmas

Closed

26 December, Boxing Day

Closed

31 December, New Year's Eve

8:30 - 18:00

1 January 2021, New Year's Day

Closed

Regular opening hours

Monday to Friday

9:00 - 17:30 

Holidays and adjusted opening hours 2020
1 January Closed

10 April, Good Friday

Closed

13 April, Easter Monday

Closed
27 April, King's Day Closed
4 May Closed
5 May, Liberation Day Closed

21 May, Ascension Day

Closed

22 May Closed
1 June, Pentecost Monday Closed
25 December, Christmas Closed
1 January 2021, New Year's Day Closed

Regular opening hours

Monday to Thursday

9:00 - 22:15

Friday

9:00 - 19:00

Saturday and Sunday

11:00 - 17:00

Access restrictions

No access for

  • students registered at
    educational institutions
    other than Leiden University
  • fee card holders

who do not verifiably depend
on the library collections
for their research

Holidays and adjusted opening hours 2020

1 January, New Year's Day

Closed

2 January Open from 11:00 onwards

10 April, Good Friday

Closed

11 April Closed

12 April, Easter Sunday

Closed

13 April, Easter Monday

Closed

27 April, King's Day

Closed

4 May Closed

5 May, Liberation Day

Closed

21 May, Ascension Day Closed
22 May (bridge day) Closed
31 May, Pentecost Sunday Closed
1 June, Pentecost Monday Closed

Summer period, 13 July - 23 August
- Monday to Friday
- Saturday


 

9:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 15:00

2 October, due to Relief of Leiden 9:00 - 18:00

3 October, Relief of Leiden

Closed

24 December, Christmas Eve 9:00 - 16:00

25 December 2020 - 1 January 2021,
Christmas - New Year's Day

Closed

Regular opening hours

Monday - Thursday

9:00 - 19:00

Friday

9:00 - 17:00

Holidays and adjusted opening hours 2020

1 january, New Year's Day

Closed

10 April, Good Friday

Closed

13 April, Easter Monday

Closed

27 April, King's Day Closed
4 May Closed
5 May, Liberation Day Closed

21 May, Ascension Day

Closed

22 May, due to Ascension Day

Closed

1 June, Pentecost Monday

Closed

Summer period:
13 July - 16 August

Monday - Friday

 

 

9:00 - 17:00

24 December, Christmas Eve 9:00 - 18:00

25 December 2020 - 1 January 2021,
Christmas - New Year's Day

Closed

Regular opening hours

Location LMUY

Monday to Friday

8:00 - 18:00

Library desk: Monday to Friday

9:00 – 17:00

Location Snellius
Monday to Friday 8:30 - 19:00

Holidays 2020

1 January, New Year's Day

Closed

10 April, Good Friday

Closed

13 April, Easter Monday

Closed

27 April, King's Day Closed
4 May Closed
5 May, Liberation Day Closed

21 May, Ascension Day

Closed

22 May, due to Ascension Day

Closed

1 June, Pentecost Monday

Closed

25 December 2020 - 1 january 2021,
Christmas - New Year's Day

Closed

Regular opening hours

Monday to Friday

9:00 - 22:00

Library desk: Monday to Friday  10:00 - 13:00 and
13:30 - 17:00

Saturday and Sunday
(Open to Leiden University students and staff
only, LU-Card access)

10:00 - 22:00

Holidays and adjusted opening hours 2020

1 January, New Year's Day

Closed

10 April, Good Friday

Closed

11 April Closed
12 April, Easter Sunday Closed

13 April, Easter Monday

Closed

26 April, due to King's Night celebrations Closed from 21:00

27 April, King's Day

Closed

4 May Closed

5 May, Liberation Day

Closed

21 May, Ascension Day

Closed

22 May, due to Ascension Day

Closed

31 May, Pentecost Sunday

Closed

1 June, Pentecost Monday

Closed

Summer period: 6 July - 16 August
- Monday to Friday
- Saturday


Library desk: regular hours

 

9:00 - 20:00
13:00 - 17:00
 

24 December, Christmas Eve

Closed from 18:00

25 December 2020 - 1 January 2021,
Christmas - New Year's Day
Closed

Regular opening hours

Monday to Friday 

8:00 - 18:00

Saturday and Sunday (access with authorized
LU-Card only)

Closed

Holidays 2020

1 january, New Year's Day

Closed

10 April, Good Friday

Closed

11 April Closed
12 April, Easter Sunday Closed

13 April, Easter Monday

Closed

27 April, King's Day

Closed

4 May Closed

5 May, Liberation Day

Closed

21 May, Ascension Day

Closed

22 May, due to Ascension Day

Closed

31 May, Pentecost Sunday

Closed

1 June, Pentecost Monday Closed

3 October, Relief of Leiden

Closed

25 December 2020 - 1 January 2021,
Christmas - New Year's Day

Closed

Regular opening hours
Monday to Friday 9:00 - 17:00
Holidays 2020
1 January, New Year's Day Closed
10 April, Good Friday Closed
13 April, Easter Monday Closed
27 April, King's Day Closed
4 May Closed
5 May, Liberation Day Closed
21 May, Ascension Day Closed
22 May, due to Ascension Day Closed
1 June, Pentecost Monday Closed
25 December 2020 - 1 January, 2021
Christmas - New Year's Day
Closed

Regular opening hours

See Walaeus Library website

ASC Leiden Library website

Regular opening hours

Monday to Thursday

The library is currently closed
due to circumstances

Friday

Regular opening hours

Monday to Thursday

9:00 - 17:00 

Friday

9:00 - 16:00

Holidays 2020

1 January, New Year's Day

Closed

10 April, Good Friday 

Closed

13 April, Easter Monday

Closed
27 April, King's Day Closed

Summer period: 23 July - 5 August

Closed

21 August, Fête de la jeunesse

Closed

28 October, Eid Al-Mawlid

Closed

6 November, Marche verte Closed

25 and 26 December, Christmas

Closed

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