Borrowed book must be returned by the expiry date at the latest. The loan period for most books is 4 weeks. You can find the expiry date in your personal LibSearch account.
Books can be returned via the Book Return Box at the following locations:
- At the Central hall on the ground floor of the main building
- At the temporary entrance to the library, 1A-01
- On the 2nd floor of the Initium
Due to the Covid measures, the Book Return Boxes are only emptied in the morning. Returned books will only be checked in the following day.
Books may also be returned by mail:
University Library VU
De Boelelaan 1105
1081 HV Amsterdam
The borrower is responsible for all loaned books until they have been received by the University Library.
A fine of €2,50,- per day will be charge for all course literature not returned on time.