The Walaeus Library is open

The Walaeus Library is open for LUMC students and Staff
from Monday till Friday during the following time-slots: 9.00-17.00. 
Informatie voor gebruikers  / General information   (disclaimer 2019)

Students can make a reservation for a study place: universiteit-leiden Login (

Our medical information specialists can be contacted: (bij ‘klik hier om een afspraak te maken’) 

Our Open Access Advisor can be contacted via the following e-mailadresses: and

  • For inquiries about the collection, literature search, international library loan (ILL) and other library matters please contact the library team via tel. 071-526 3890 (b.g.g. 071-526 4396) or e-mail:
  • Visit us at C 1-66 | route 555 ; website:
  • Access to our collection by visiting the library or via the catalogus
  • Access to digital scientific information eg library sources is possible via our website:
  • Returning books is also possible outside opening hours: please use the box in the locker room (accessible with a LUMC badge).

The delivery of library materials after requesting (books and periodicals):