A valid library card is needed to be able to borrow materials from the various UBL library locations.
Current library services
Due to nationwide coronavirus regulations, Leiden University Libraries (UBL) has had to adjust its services. For an up-to-date overview, please check our webpage on library services during the coronavirus situation.UBL library services during the coronavirus situation
All items from the Leiden University Libraries’ collections of books, journals and databases can be found using the catalogue.
For paper library materials, the catalogue will display location information, item policy, and current availability once signed in.