Library

The CWI library has a unique collection of books, journals and reports on mathematics and computer science. Membership is open to everyone.

 

The Library is closed until further notice.

Update 18 June: Due to the Corona virus, the library will stay closed for external visitors until further notice. However, if you need a publication on loan, please contact us. If you have found a specific publication in our catalogue, we can lend it to you. In that case, you can pick up the publication at the reception at the front door of the CWI.

CWI employees: please check intranet for news about the library.

For all library related questions (also loans) don't hesitate to contact us at bibl@cwi.nl.


 

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The CWI library has a unique collection of books, journals and reports on mathematics and computer science. Membership and visit is open to everyone.

The CWI library participates in:

  • AdamNet: the network of Amsterdam libraries. Holders of an AdamNet pass qualify for free membership of the CWI library.
  • LOBBI: Consortium Landelijk Overleg Beta BIbliotheken

Membership

Membership cards can be purchased at the library desk (€20) and are valid for one year. Students are entitled to a reduced rate (€12) on presentation of a valid university ID. Rules for borrowers are here.

Visitor information

Opening hours
Monday - Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 4pm

The CWI Library is located on the first floor of the CWI building (Science Park 123, Amsterdam). For access, please report to the reception desk near the entrance during library opening hours.

Directions to the CWI building

Contact

  bibl@cwi.nl                +31 20 5924027             

Services

Digital libraries - Full text resources
Digital libraries - Bibliographic databases
CWI Scientific Output (SOS) [Institutional Repository]
Open Access portal
Software and Data Management
Guide to the research process - Tutorial

CWI image database
Sites of interest

 Only CWI internal use