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Leiden University has several libraries. These libraries all reside in one organization: Leiden University Libraries (UBL).
You can find some of our main facts & figures below.
The Leiden University libraries collectively own more than 5,2 million books, more than 44,000 e-journals, more than 1 million e-books and hundreds of databases and other electronic resources. The Special Collections consist of manuscripts, old prints, engravures, photos, maps and other materials from all around the world. Comprehensive information about our collections can be found in the Collection Profile of the Leiden University library collections.
This is an overview of the addresses and opening hours for 2016 of the Leiden University Libraries and the Leiden University Medical Center's Library (Walaeus).
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The Library Panel has been launched by Leiden University Libraries (UBL) to learn how students and staff think about (future) services and products of the UBL.
Anybody who uses library’s services may register a suggestion or complaint (to be referred to as ‘comments’).
In November 2014 the Leiden University Libraries (UBL) will conduct a large-scale survey of the satisfaction with its services among Leiden University students and staff. The survey will be conducted using LibQUAL+. This page contains more information on LibQUAL+.