Arsenaal: outside viewThe East Asian Library used to be one of the library locations of Leiden University Libraries. The East Asian Library has moved to the new Asian Library reading room since March 22. Subject librarians, staff and all collections will move to the main University Library Asian Library on top of the UB Witte Singel.

East Asian Library opening hours*

Monday: 9 AM – 5 PM Closed
Tuesday: 9 AM – 7 PM Closed
Wednesday: 9 AM – 7 PM Closed
Thursday: 9 AM – 7 PM Closed
Friday: 9 AM – 5 PM Closed
Sat/Sun: Closed
View list of closing days
Visiting address:
WSD Complex 1177
Het Arsenaal
Arsenaalstraat 1
2311 CT Leiden
Postal address
PO Box 9520
2300 RA Leiden


contact information:
phone: +31 71 – 527 2535
email: (main desk, lending of books etc.)
email: Marc Gilbert (subject librarian Chinastudies, curator Chinese special collections).
email: Nadia Kreeft (subject librarian Japanstudies & Koreastudies)
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