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Gentle reminder: library access with activated LU-Card only

20 November 2020

To be able to enter the libraries or book a study place, Leiden University students will need their personal, activated LU-Card at all times. 

Have your LU-Card activated

For Leiden University students, the LU-Card is both University ID card and library card. Please have your card activated at one of the LU-Card desks as soon as you have received it by mail.

University Library (UB)

Monday - Friday
9.00-10.30 and 14.00-15.30
Plexus By appointment only
Lipsius, Cleveringaplaats 1 Monday - Friday 15.00 - 17.00

The Hague: Wijnhaven building

Monday - Friday
9.00 - 17.00

Please make sure to bring a valid means of ID!

Requesting your LU-Card online

In case you hadn't done so already, please request your LU-Card online as soon as possible.

Foreign students who have not yet registered a Dutch home address with Leiden University will be notified by Plexus, as soon as their card is ready for pick-up after having requested it online.

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