Practical information

Do you have any questions about the library or the online information sources? Our information desk staff is there for you during the library's opening hours. This is also the place for borrowing and returning books.

FAQ due to corona

  • Opening hours: Monday through  Friday between 12:00-17.00 hour.
  • Theses are not accessible online but can be read in the library in Breukelen. You can look for theses in the catalog.  Copy the descriptions, especially the location code, in an e-mail to We will make sure the theses are ready for you to peruse during your visit.
  • Borrowing books and making reservations: please let us know which books you want to borrow before your visit (if possible). You can use the title or location code from catalog and send us an e-mail (
  • Cubicles/study rooms: The library building is open 24/7, with a limited capacity (1,5m distance). The building will close at 17:00, but will be accessible with your student or staff card, or request access at the reception in the Albert Heijn building. It is not possible to make a reservation for the study rooms.
  • Receiving books at home: We can send books to your address, which will cost €4,50 for each book.
  • Returning books outside opening hours: It is possible to bring your books to the reception in the Albert Heijn building outside the library opening hours.  
  • Datastream reservations: Please visit this page for more information about Datastream reservations and use. 


Study spots

Looking for a quiet place to study? In our library there are many study spots available for you. Additionally, there are Cubicles – study rooms for small groups – in the library building as well as the Coach House. The Cubicles are accessible 24/7 using your student/staff card. Students cannot reserve these rooms; they operate on a 'first come, first serve' basis.

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 12.00 – 17.00

The library is closed on Sundays, between Christmas and New Year's Day and during Dutch national holidays.

Following the guidance and restrictions of the Dutch government the study rooms are open for a limited number of students, so we can keep a distance of 1,5m. Books will be renewed.

Computers & Wi-Fi

In the library we have a number of computers for your use.
There are two wireless networks at Nyenrode:

  1. The open network Guest Wi-Fi for visitors to our university.
  2. The secure network eduroam for students and staff.
    You can login to eduroam Wi-Fi with your Nyenrode email address and password. Eduroam provides direct access to our online information sources.

Multi-functional printers

We provide multi-functional printers in the library, that you may use for making photocopies, print-outs and scans. You can send print jobs from a computer or your laptop, tablet or smartphone. You need an account to do this: