Libraries & Book Exchanges

Here are libraries (bibliotheek) located in The Hague, Rotterdam, Delft, Leiden, Gouda and other cities in South Holland, Netherlands.

Rotterdam Public Library | Charlois
Rotterdam South branch of public library located in the Charlois area of the city. Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 14:00-17:00, Wed 12:00-17:00, Sat 10:00-13:00, Sun closed. Accessible by bus 46, 73 (Kaatsbaan). Clemensstraat 111, 3082 CE Rotterdam
Rotterdam Public Library | Alexanderpolder
A branch of the Rotterdam library located in the Alexanderpolder area of the city. Mon to Thu 14:00-17:00, Fri 11:00-17:00, Sat 14:00-17:00, Sun closed. Marinus Bolkplein 40, 3067 AK Rotterdam
BplusC Leiden Library
Leiden's public library is operated as a division of the BplusC culture center. Aside from loaning books, it offers a range of training courses (most taught in Dutch). The main branch is at Nieuwstraat 4 In Leiden city center. Additional branches in Steve...
Rotterdam Public Library | Hoek van Holland
Branch of Rotterdam Public Library. Open Mon 14:00-19:00, Tue/Wed/Fri 14:00-17:00, Sat 10:00-13:00. Closed Sun/Thu. Bus 35 (De Hoekstee). Prins Hendrikstraat 398, 3151 AW Hook of Holland
The Hague Public Library | Bomenbuurt
Public library in The Hagues Bomenbuurt area. Accessible by trams # 3, 12 (Fahrenheitstraat Noord). Open Mon 13:00-17:00, Tue, Wed, Fri 11:00-17:00, Thu 11:00-20:00, Sat 11:00-16:00. Closed Sunday. Fahrenheitstraat 707, 2561 DE Den Haag
Dordrecht Central Library
Public library in Dordrecth city center which lends books, CDs, DVDs and other media. Community events regularly scheduled. Other locations include Crabbehof and Dubbeldam. Open Monday to Saturday. Groenmarkt 153, 3311 BD Dordrecht
Rotterdam Public Library | Feijenoord
Public library in Rotterdam South Feijenoord area. Membership required for borrowing books, participating in events, etc. Mon/Wed/Thu 10:00-17:30, Tue12:00-20:00, Fri 12:00-17:30, Sat 10:00-16:00. Tram 25. Sandelingplein 16b, 3075 AG Rotterdam
Peace Palace Library
Peace Palace library is open to the public (with valid ID presented to gate security) Mon 13:00-17:00, Tue to Fri 10:00-17:00. Access by tram #1 (Vredespaleis). Carnegieplein 2, 2517 KJ Den Haag.
Gouda Public Library
The Gouda library offers books on loan, community and language courses, and periodic events for children and adults. Main branch: Klein Amerika 20, 2806 CA Gouda (open 7 days/wk). Addititional locations in Goverwelle, Oosterwei and kids books library in B...
The Hague Public Library | Loosduinen
The Hague public library has an extensive selection of books in English, French and German, art house movies, CDs, DVDs, sheet music and childrens books for all ages. Public reading room and cafe also available. Loosduinse Hoofdstraat 555, Den Haag
Rotterdamsch Leeskabinet
Rotterdam university library open Monday 10:30-16:45, Tuesday, Wednesday 09:00-19:00 and Thurday, Friday from 09:00-16:45. At Burgemeester Oudlaan 50, 3062 PA Rotterdam.
Rotterdam Public Library | Centrum
The Rotterdam library is the largest in the Netherlands, with 23 branches. It has a selection of books, DVDs, CDs, sheet music, daily selection of foreign newspapers, free internet access. Tram, Metro (Blaak). Hoogstraat 110, 3011 PV Rotterdam
Rotterdam Public Library | Overschie
Branch of the Rotterdam library system in north-east section of the city. Open Tuesday to Friday 14:00-17:00, Saturday 10:00-13:00. Closed Sunday/Monday. Bus 33 (Hoornweg). Hoge Schiehof 39, 3042 AZ Rotterdam
Wassenaar Public Library
Public library in Wassenaar. English-language books, CDs and DVDs for borrowing. Must be a registered member. Mon 14:00-20:00, Tue/Thu 10:00-17:30, Wed/Fri 10:00-20:00, Sat 10:00-17:00, Sun 12:00-17:00. Langstraat 40, 2242 KM Wassenaar
Houtschild International Booksellers
Book store in Rijswijk with wide range of English and other foreign language books. Clients include libraries, schools, law offices. Purchase online. Sir Winston Churchilllaan 281, 2288 DA Rijswijk.
American Womens Club of The Hague
AWC The Hague has a large English-language library for use by club members. Accessible by tram #1 (Frankenslag or World Forum). Johan van Oldebaarneveltlaan 43, 2582 NJ Den Haag
Rotterdam Public Library | Schiebroek
Schiebroek - Hillegersberg branch of the Rotterdam public library system. Open Mon 14:00-20:00, Wed/Fri 14:00-17:00, Sat 10:00-13:00. Closed Tue/Thu/Sun. Tram 25 (Kastanjeplein) Kastanjeplein 8, 3053 CD Rotterdam
Textile Research Centre
Combination library, secondhand textile store and learning center in Leiden. Foundations goal is to stimulate people to discover the World of Dress at home. Books about Dutch and world fashion for sale, handmade jewelry, exhibits. Hogewoerd 164, Leiden
The Hague Public Library | Scheveningen
Public library in Scheveningen. Open Monday 11:00-20:00, Tuesday to Friday 11:00-17:00, Saturday 11:00-16:00, closed Sunday. Tram 1 (Duinstraat). Scheveningseweg 333, 2584 AA Den Haag
Voorschoten Public Library
Voorschoten library,where you may borrow a variety of books, English-language ones. Children can register free of charge. Mon/Wed/Thu 13:00-17:30, Tue/Fri 10:00-20:00, Sat 10:00-13:00, Sun 13:00-16:00. Wijngaardenlaan 4, 2252 XN Voorschoten
The Hague Public Library | Segbroek
Public library in The Hagues Segbroek area. Open Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 11:00-18:00, Wed 11:00-20:00, Sat 11:00-16:00, closed Sunday. Accessible by buses # 20, 21 (Weimarstraat). Weimarstraat 353, 2562 HL Den Haag
The Hague Public Library | Ypenburg
Public library in The Hagues Ypenburg area. Open Monday 13:00-18:00, Tuesday to Thursday 11:00-18:00, Friday 11:00-20:00, Saturday 11:00-16:00, closed Sunday. Accessible by tram #15 (Plesmanlaan). Schrabber 8, 2496 SR Den Haag.
DOK Delft
Delft public library with two locations. Books and other media (such as DVDs, CDs can be borrowed with library membership. Special events and community activities held regularly. Open Mon-Sat. City Center: Vesteplein 100; Voorhof: Duke Ellingtonstraat 203
Zoetermeer Public Library
The Zoetermeer public library (bibliotheek) offers a selection of books in English (classics and recent titles, as well as English-language training books). In addition to the main library, there are 2 other locations (Rokkeveen, Oosterheem). Duitslandlaa...
The Hague Public Library | Spuiplein
Main branch of The Hague library system. Open Monday 12:00-20:00, Tuesday to Friday 10:00-20:00, Saturday 10:00-17:00, Sunday 12:00-17:00. VVV tourist info center is also in this library location. Adjacent to City Hall. Spui 68, 2511 BT Den Haag.