Eindhoven library information



Memberships, fees and charges

Do you use the library regularly, but only borrow now and then? Then our Budget membership is the best choice for you.

  • Borrow 6 items per year: 4 weeks
  • Free loan of an e-reader: 4 weeks
  • Free internet
  • DVD's €2,- per item
  • Additional borrowing: €3,- per item
  • Reservations: €1,10 per title*
  • Delivery service: €2,10 per item

 

 

* reservations are free of charge for members of Waalre Library

Do you regularly borrow books, e-books or other items? Then our Comfort membership is the best choice for you.

  • Borrow an unlimited number of items: 4 weeks
  • Borrow up to 10 e-books at a time: 3 weeks
  • Free loan of an e-reader: 4 weeks
  • Free internet
  • Reservations: €1,10 per title*
  • Partner card: €5,-
  • Delivery service: €2,10 per item


 

* reservations are free of charge for members of Waalre Library

Do you borrow a lot of books, e-books or other items? Then our Deluxe membership is the best choice 

  • Borrow an unlimited number of items: 8 weeks
  • Free loan of an e-reader: 8 weeks
  • Borrow up to 10 e-books at a time: 3 weeks
  • Free internet
  • Reservations: free
  • Partner card: free
  • DVD's: free
  • Delivery service: first 6 items free of charge, thereafter € 2 per item.

15% general discount at the Library Café.

A membership with Eindhoven Library is for the period of one year.
After this year the membership can be terminated monthly.
 


Membership from 0 - 18

  • Anyone under the age of 18 can become a library member for free.
  • A children’s and youth membership allows you to borrow an unlimited number of items per year.
  • The loan period is four weeks.
  • Children up to 13 years old borrow 10 items (max) at a time.
  • When you are 13 up to 18 year olds you can borrow 15 items (max) at a time.

Reserve

You can reserve items via our catalogue. We’ll send you a message when they’re ready for you to collect.
When you reserve items at:

  • Eindhoven Library; your items will be ready for you straight away.
  • one of the other pick-up locations; your items will be available for collection after 5 days.

Your reserved items will remain available for collection for 10 days. If your pick-up location is closed during the school holidays, you can collect your order at Eindhoven Library.

You cannot make reservations if you have a negative balance on your library card.

Renewal

Renewing borrowed items is free of charge; it can be done either via ‘Mijn Gegevens’ on our website or in the library app, or by calling us at the library.

  • You can renew items 3 times (max).
  • You can’t renew items if another member has them on reserve.
  • You can’t renew items if you have a negative balance on your library card.

 

 

Questions about memberships

Please contact us via email (link below) or call us on 040 260 42 60. We are available from: Mondays to Fridays from 09:00 to 17:00, Saturdays from 10:00 to 17:00, and Sundays from 13:00 to 17:00.

klantenservice@bibliotheekeindhoven.nl

Opening hours

Eindhoven Library, de Witte Dame, Emmasingel 22 - Library Waalre, Koningin Julianalaan 19 - Expeditie E, Winkelcentrum Woensel 11

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