I am not affiliated with Leiden University, but I would like to borrow books and become a member. Is this possible?
Yes, this is possible. A library guest account and LU-Card, for visitors not affiliated with Leiden University, can be made in person only, at one of our library locations with the exception of the Law Library. Be sure to bring along a valid form of identification. You can check our library locations and desks opening hours schedule on this page. Additional information on membership fees and our services can be found here.
Library cards may be issued to visitors of 16 years of age or over.