Vulnerable 19th century books in the University Library were handed out at the service desk on the ground floor. Now you can consult them at the Special Collections Reading Room.
You have access to the Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online till April 5, 2014.
You have temporary access to Literature Online .
You have access to the Beckett Digital Manuscript Project till February 24, 2014.
You have temporary access to Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics till February 27, 2014.
From now on quick access to (your favourite) e-journals on your tablet with the free app Browzine: fulltext articles, always up-to-date and plenty of possibilities to save offline or share online.
From January 1st, 2014, reserved items will be available for pick-up for 5 days.
You have temporary access to Asian Film Online till February 23, 2014.
How many computer workstations are available and where at the library? Check out realtime information on our website and on Leiden University’s mobile site. Now also available for the Law Library.
Datamanagement, textmining, MOOCs, virtual research environments and a completely renewed University Library: on 11 February Leiden University Libraries presented all new for a great audience. Are you looking for more information or were you not able to attend? Here are the details.
The extensive renovation has come to an end! In 6 years time, the University Library has been transformed from an outdated interior to a library with the looks and facilities for today and tomorrow.
Intelex Past Masters available now.
Millions of digitized pages from Dutch publications are now searchable in one place. Part of the material found in Delpher comes from the Leiden University Libraries.
Staff and management at Leiden University Libraries send you Season’s Greetings and an inspiring 2014!
The University Library is open between Christmas and New Year's, when other libraries are closed.
Due to the closure of Library Learning Centre Campus The Hague, Law Library, Social Sciences Library and the East Asian Library during the Christmas recess, the book requests between December 25 and January 5, will be processed after January 6th.
Did you know that the Library has hundreds of dvd’s with movie classics and documentaries? Now you can watch these in the new Media Room in the Information Centre Huygens.
Yes. We keep books. But nowadays there is so much more. Therefore: 11 things that you might not expect from a University Library, but that you will certainly appreciate:
Experience the history of the development of the law in the exhibition 'Eternal law', from the development of Roman law to the introduction of modern justice.
The Early Modern Pamphlets Online (TEMPO) is a digital source collection and image database that contains over 47.000 thousand pamphlets from the period 1486-1853. It can now be accessed online through our catalogue.