The Walaeus Library is Leiden University Libraries' medical library. The library is located on the first floor of the Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC).
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Leiden University Medical Center
P.O. Box 9600
2300 RC Leiden
At the Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC), specific access regulations may apply.
Book and journal collections in the library
Paper books and journals at the Walaeus Library are shelved according to the National Library of Medicine (NLM) classification.
Loanable items can be fetched from the shelf and borrowed at the desk using your LU-Card. These items may also be requested using the Leiden University Libraries (UBL) catalogue, to be picked up at a later time at the selected UBL pickup location.
- Around 125 study places
- Several computers
Study places at the Walaeus Library can be booked online, by LUMC students only.