Addresses and opening hours 2016

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).

Please note that opening hours for desks and services may differ from the building's opening hours, as indicated where relevant. Different opening horus apply in summer and during national holidays or holiday seasons. You can consult the website of the relevant library for more information and exceptions to regular opening hours.

University Library: Humanities, Archaeology and Special Collections

University Library

Visitor address

Witte Singel 27
2311 BG Leiden
Phone: +31 (0)71 527 28 14
E-mail: Ask a librarian

Postal address

PO Box 9501
2300 RA Leiden

Delivery address for parcel post

Maliebaan 30
2311 CC Leiden


Regular opening hours

Monday to Friday

08h30 - 24h00

Saturday

10h00 - 23h00

Sunday

10h00 - 23h00

Please note:

Desk: Monday to Friday

08h30 - 19h00

Special Collections Reading Room: Monday to Friday

(including reference libraries)

09h00 - 17h30
LU-Card helpdesk: Monday to Friday
Saturday and Sunday (pin or credit card only)  
08h30 - 18h00
10h00 - 22h00

Adapted opening hours

January 1, New Year's Day

Closed

March 27 -28, Easter

Closed

April 27, King's Day Closed
May 5, Liberation Day Closed

May 5, Ascension Day

Closed

May 15, Whitsun

Closed

May 16, Whitsun

Closed

Summer recess: July 11 to August 21

- Monday to Friday

- Saturday

- Sunday

Open: 08h30 - 18h00

Open: 13h00 - 17h00

Closed

Please note:
- Desk: Monday to Friday:

- Special Collections Reading Room: Monday to Friday

- LU-Card Helpdesk: Monday to Friday


08h30 - 18h00

09h00 - 17h30

08h30 - 17h00

October 2, due to Leiden's Relief Open: 10h00 - 18h00
October 3, Leiden's Relief Closed


December 24, Christmas eve


Open: 10h00 - 18h00

December 25, Christmas

Closed

December 26, Boxing Day Closed
December 31, New Year's eve Open: 10h00 - 18h00
January 1, 2017, New Year's day Closed

Governance and Global Affairs: Library Learning Centre

Library Learning Centre Governance and Global Affairs

Visitor address
Location Schouwburgstraat
Schouwburgstraat 2
2511 VA The Hague
Phone: +31(0)70 800 9305 / +31(0)71 527 8705
cdh@library.leidenuniv.nl or use Ask a librarian

Because of the relocation of the library location Schouwburgstraat to the new location Wijnhaven, you can pick up your requested materials only on weekdays between 10:00 and 17:00 hours. In the period from 19 to 31 December the library is closed. It is not possible to pick up materials or have them delivered at the current location in this period. The new library at the location Wijnhaven starts on January 2, 2017.


Regular opening hours

Monday to Thursday

08h00 - 22h00

Friday

08h00 - 20h00

Saturday and Sunday (LU-Card needed to access the building) 10h00 - 23h00 

Please note:

Desk: Monday to Friday

10h00 - 13h00 and 13h30 - 17h00

Adapted opening hours

January 2 and 3

Please note: desk is closed January 2 and 3

March 25, Good Friday

12h00 - 16h00  

 

Closed

March 28, Easter Monday

Closed

April 27, King's Day  Closed 

May 5, Liberation Day

Closed

May 5, Ascension Day

Closed

May 6, due to Ascension Day

Closed

May 16, Whitsun

Closed

Summer recess: June 30 - August 31

- Monday to Friday

- Saturday

- Sunday

open: 08h00 - 20h00

open: 13h00 - 17h00

closed

Please note:
- Desk: Monday to Friday:


10h00 - 13h00 and 13h30 - 17h00

December 24, Christmas eve

Please note:

- Desk

Closed

 

 

Closed

December 19, 2016 to January 1, 2017, Christmas and New Year's

Closed

Archaeology Lockers Van Steenis

Address
Van Steenis Gebouw
Einsteinweg 2
2333 Ca Leiden
Phone: 071 527 4366 
arch@library.leidenuniv.nl or Ask a librarian


 

Regular opening hours

 

Monday to Friday

08h00 – 18h00

Saturday and Sunday (LU-Card needed to access the building)

Closed

Adapted opening hours 2016

January 1 New Year's day

Closed

March 25, Good Friday

Closed

March 28, Easter Monday

Closed

April 27, King's Day

Closed

May 5, Liberation Day & Ascension Day

Closed

May 6, due to Ascension Day

Closed

May 16, Whitsun

Closed

October 3, Leiden's Relief

Closed

December 26, 2016 - January 1, 2017 (Boxing Day - New Year's day)

Closed

 

Humanities: East Asian Library

East Asian Library

Visitor address
WSD Complex, Het Arsenaal
Arsenaalstraat 1
2311 CT Leiden
Phone: +31 (0)71 527 25 35
eal@library.leidenuniv.nl or use Ask a librarian


Regular opening hours

Monday and Friday

09h00 - 17h00

Tuesday to Thursday

09h00 - 19h00

Saturday and Sunday

Closed


Adapted opening hours

 

 

January 1, New Year's Day

Closed

March 25, Good Friday

Closed

March 28, Easter Monday

Closed

April 27, King's Day Closed
May 5, Liberation Day Closed 

May 5, Ascension Day

Closed

May 6, due to Ascension Day

Closed

May 16, Whitsun

Closed

summer recess, July 11 to August 21:

Monday to Friday

open: 09h00 - 17h00

October 3, Leiden's Relief

Closed

December 25, 2016, to January 1, 2017,
Christmas and New Year's

Closed

Law Library

Law Library

Visitor address
Kamerlingh Onnes Gebouw
Steenschuur 25
2311 ES Leiden
Tel: 0031 (0)71 527 7515
E-mail or use Ask a question

Postal address
Bibliotheek Rechten
Postbus 9520
2300 RA Leiden


Regular opening hours

Monday to Thursday

09h00 - 22h15

Friday

09h00 - 19h00

Saturday and Sunday

11h00 - 17h00


Adapted opening hours

December 24, Christmas Eve

Open: 09h00 - 16h00

December 25 to January 1, Christmas and New Year

Closed

March 25, Good Friday

Closed

March 26, due to Easter

Opened

March 27, Easter

Closed

March28, Easter Monday

Closed

April 27, King's day

Closed

May 5, Liberation Day

Closed

May 5, Ascension Day

Closed

May 6, due to Ascension Day
May 15, Whitsun

Closed
Closed

May 16, Whitsun

Closed

summer recess, July 9 to August 21:

- Monday to Friday

09h00 - 17h00

- Saturday

11h00 - 15h00

- Sunday

Closed

October 3, Leidens Relief

Closed

December 5, 'Sinterklaas'

open: 09h00 - 16h00

December 24, Christmas Eve

open: 11h00 - 16h00

December 25, 2016, to January 1, 2017,
Chrismas and New Year

Closed

Leiden University Medical Centre: Walaeus Library

Walaeus Library

Visitor address

LUMC C1-Q
Albinusdreef 2
2333 ZA Leiden
Tel: +31 (0)71 526 38 90
E-mail or use Ask a question


Regular opening hours
See website Walaeus Library

Adapted opening hours

See website Walaeus Library

Social and Behavioural Sciences Library

Library of Social and Behavioural Sciences

Vistor address
Pieter de la Court Gebouw
Wassenaarseweg 52
2333 AK Leiden
Tel: 0031 (0)71 527 39 75
E-mail or use Ask a question

The Library of Social Sciences will be expanded with 16 additional study places. To make room for the study places a part of the collections will be moved from Tuesday 13th till Friday, December 16th. The move of the collections may cause some inconvenience for visitors to the library. The journals are available electronically. The other journals are moved to the UBL Depot in Van Steenis Building. During the move these collections are not available for a short period.

 


Regular opening hours

Monday to Thursday

09h00 - 19h00

Friday

09h00 - 17h00

Saturday and Sunday

Closed


Adapted opening hours

December 24, Christmas Eve

December 25 to January 1, Christmas and New Year

 

Open: 09h00 - 16h00

Closed

 

Closed

March 25, Good Friday

Closed

March 28, Easter Monday 

Closed 
April 27, King's Day  Closed 
May 5, Liberation Day  Closed 

May 5, Ascension Day

Closed

May 6, due to Ascension Day

Closed

May 16, Whitsun

Closed

summer recess July 11 to August 21:

Monday to Friday

St. Nicholas' Day

open: 09h00 - 17h00

open: 09h00 - 16h00

Thursday December 25, 2016, to January 1, 2017,
Christmas and New Year's

Closed

 

Sciences: Gorlaeus Library

Gorlaeus Library

Visitor address

Gorlaeus Laboratoria (1e verdieping LMUY Gebouw)
Einsteinweg 55
Bio-Science Park
2333 CC Leiden
Tel: 0031 (0)71 527 43 66 / 43 67
E-mail or use Ask a question

Regular opening hours

Monday to Friday

08h00 - 18h00

Saturday and Sunday

Closed

Please note:

Desk: Monday to Friday

09h00 – 17h00


Adapted opening hours

December 24, Christmas eve

Open: 08h00 - 16h00

December 25, 2015, to January 4, 2016, Christmas and New Year

Closed

March 25, Good Friday

Closed

March 28, Easter Monday

Closed

April 27, King's Day  Closed 
May 5, Liberation Day Closed
May 5, Ascension Day Closed

May 6, due to Ascension Day

Closed

May 16, Whitsun

Closed

December 24, Christmas Eve

open: 08h00 - 16h00

December 25, 2016, to January 1, 2017, Christmas and New Year's

Closed

KITLV-Jakarta

KITLV-Jakarta

Jl. H.R. Rasuna Said Kav S-3
Jakarta 12950
Indonesia

T: +62 21 527 5988
F: +62 21 527 5987

E-mail

Regular opening hours

Monday to Thursday

08.00-12h00 and 13h00-15.00

Friday

08.00-12h00

 

 

Opening hours library KITLV Jakarta

 

Monday to Thursday

09.00-12h00 and 13h00-15.00

Friday

09.00-12h00


Adapted opening hours

January 1  New Year's Day

Closed

February 8, Chinese New Year

Closed

March 9,  Hindu New Year

Closed

March 25, Good Friday

Closed

May 5, Ascension Day

Closed

May 6, Isra Miraj Islamic Holiday

Closed

July 4 to 13, Recess End of Fasting month

Closed

August 17, Independence Day

Closed

September 12, Idul Adha Islam Holiday

Closed

December 12, Prophet Muhammad's Day of Birth

Closed

December 26 to 30 Christmas and New Year Recess

Closed

 

Last Modified: 19-12-2016