Current library services
Due to nationwide coronavirus regulations, Leiden University Libraries (UBL) has had to adjust its services. Please find an overview on our webpage on library services during the coronavirus situation.UBL library services during the coronavirus situation
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071 - 527 2814 (General)
Current access options
- Leiden University students and PhD's may access the library during their reserved study place time-slot
- Researchers and students using the Special Collections materials, who have reserved a work place in the Reading Room Special Collections, may access the library during the booked time-slot
- Patrons wishing to pick up requested library materials from the book lockers may do so, without making an appointment
To be able to access the library, all visitors need to bring their valid and activated LU-Card.
Only Leiden University students and PhD's can reserve a library study place.
- 1184 study places
- 94 computer study places
- 8 group study rooms
- 16 individual study rooms
Booking a time-slot for printing only
Leiden University students not wanting to book a study place time-slot, can make an appointment to print documents at the UB. Please contact the UB reception desk (+31 71 5272800) to book a max. 20 minute time slot, during which you will have sole use of the printer assigned to you. Using Webprint, you can prepare and upload your print requests before your visit to the library.
You may report lost items, or turn in any items that you have found, at the reception desk.