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During exam time the Library offers extra study spaces. On campus lecture rooms are available for studying. Need longer for your study? No problem. The Library has extended opening hours.

Tentamenformulier met potlood
Image: Monique Kooijmans

Detailed information about opening hours can be found at the location webpage. For information about extra study spaces, please check the information screens on campus.

City Centre

University Library Singel: The Study Centre and the Humanities Library have extended opening hours. Please keep in mind that this location is only accessible with a valid student, staff or library card in the evenings and during weekends. UKB-card holders don’t have access in the evenings and during weekends in exam time. From 9 to 13 December, students can find relaxation with a Virtual Reality session. No registration is required.

The P.C. Hoofthuis is open Monday to Thursday until 22:00 hrs. Additional activities, such as yoga sessions, are being held in order to help reduce exam stress. Lecture rooms will also be made available for self-study. The available rooms will be listed on the screens at the location itself.

LLC Roeterseiland Campus

During exam time the Library Learning Centre is open every day until 22:00 hrs.

During the weekend of 14 and 15 December the study rooms on REC A1 will be open from 09:00 to 19:00 hrs. Also lecture rooms will be available for self-study on Building E. These spaces can be found on the ground floor.

Please keep in mind that this location is only accessible with a valid student, staff or library card in the evenings and during weekends. UKB-card holders don’t have access in the evenings and during weekends in exam time.

Science Park

During the weekend of 14 and 15 December the Library and the Study Centre will be open from 08:00 - 22:00 hrs.

For an overview of available rooms, please consult Datanose, your study association or ask at the Library information desk.

Studying in the peacefulness of a church

In collaboration with the Library, Stadsherstel offers 70 extra study spaces in the Posthoornkerk (Haarlemmerstraat 124-126) on the following days: Saturday 7, Sunday 8 and Monday 9 December,  from 09:00 to 19:00 hrs. Free coffee, tea and Wi-Fi are available.

Book a room

For room bookings at the University Library, Roeterseiland or Sciencepark, please go to UvA Spacefinder.

Church De Duif during exam time
Free coffee, tea and Wi-Fi are available. Image: Monique Kooijmans