The University Library (UL) is the content manager of the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and the VU Medical Center (VUmc). It supports the entire information chain for the process of education and research: from knowledge, information and data for education and research to the distribution and management of the scientific output of the university.
The UL has two locations: At the VU main building and at the Medical Library in the VUmc. On both locations are high-quality physical study and learning environment.
For more information, go to their website.
On the 10th floor of the main building you will find printed book in open stacks. A larger part of books is in closed stacks. With your library or student pass you can borrow materials via LibSearch. You can also renew borrowed books or cancel reservations.
Documents outside the UL may be borrowed from other libraries using inter-library loans (ILL).
Course literature can be found at the special shelves at the first floor.
Courses or workshops
For an introduction to efficient literature research you can follow a workshop or online course information literacy at the UL: