The library has a specialised collection of more than 12,000 titles in the field of architecture, urban design and landscape architecture. The material consists of books, (digital) maps, periodicals and dvds.

Use of the library is open to everyone. Items can only be borrowed upon presentation of a student ID, proof of registration (for those following a course) or proof of identity (staff). A maximum of six books can be borrowed at one time. The loan period is four weeks. Renewal and reservation are possible, either by phone or by email:

Reference works, periodicals, valuable works and cartographic material cannot be borrowed. A fine is charged for books that are overdue.

Matty Gaikhorst
Klaas de Jong
Marijke de Waal

Opening hours
maandag 16.00-22.30 uur
dinsdag 16.00-22.30 uur
woensdag 16.00-22.30 uur
donderdag 16.00-22.30 uur
vrijdag 9.00-18.00 uur

multifunctional met copy/print and scan on A4 and A3 format
A3 flatbed scanner
diascanner Nikon Supercoolscan 5000
digital camera EOS 700D en tripod
DVD player

Library Academy of Architecture Amsterdam
Waterlooplein 213,
1011 PG Amsterdam
T: 020 – 531 8214 / 8215

Metro and No. 9 en 14, stop: Waterlooplein

Lending conditions

The library is open to the general public. Loans are only possible upon presentation of a student identity card (students), proof of registration (course students), or proof of identity (tutors). Each student is entitled to borrow a maximum of ten books for a period of four weeks. Renewal and reservation are possible. Reference works, periodicals, rare and precious works and maps are not available on loan. A fine is charged if the loan period is exceeded. In the event of loss or damage, the borrower is held responsible.



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