Students, teachers and staff members of the Amsterdam School of the Arts (AHK) have access to all six faculty libraries. Some of the libraries allow external users restricted access. For details, check the information of the separate libraries.


You can search the collections of the six faculty libraries either combined or separately.
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The library will be open till July 4th. This is the last day on which you can return your borrowed items.  From July 7th-11th the library will be open from 12.00-15.00. Please bear in mind that it is not possible to have material on loan during the summer holidays. Fines will accumulate!

From August 25th the library will be open from 12.00-15.00. From September 1st the opening hours will be as usual.
Changes will be published on MyAHK.

Have a nice summer holiday. We hope to see you soon!

The librarians




An interesting article about students who perform better when they visit the library.

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The libraries of the AHK have signed several licence agreements with providers of specialized databases. Most of these are only accessible for students and staff members.
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For whom are the libraries accessible? Who can lend materials? How many materials can I lend at the same time? How long can I lend them?
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