Library Instruction Videos

Library support

How to search

Where to start your search for scholarly literature? Go beyond Google and discover the added value of the Online Library.

How to borrow

How to borrow books both from the open stacks as well as from the closed stacks.

How to locate

How to locate a book in the library by decoding the Call Number.

How to renew loans

To avoid fines, learn how to renew your loans in time.

How to reserve books

How to reserve an item that is already on loan.

How to request publications from other libraries

How to borrow books and request photocopies of articles and book pages from other libraries in the Netherlands.

How to find e-books, e-journals and articles

The basics of finding available literature using some of the Online Library sources, such as LibSearch, Google Scholar and Databases.

To Google or not to Google

Learn more about the Visible Web (Surface Web) & the Invisible Web (Deep Web) and the added value of the Online Library.

Student Desktop Anywhere

The advantages of using Student Desktop Anywhere.


How and when to use the UMcard in the library.

Learning & Resource Centre Collections

The how and why of the library L&RC collections.

Login LibSearch

How to search for resources and how to request a book

Get the most out of LibSearch

Introduction video about how to search in our discovery tool LibSearch


Contact & Support

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