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Are you a keen reader? The ‘Witte Dame’ has a varied collection of English novels and thrillers. It also has plenty of English books for children and young adults.

(Digital) reading & listening

Do you prefer to read using an e-reader, or to listen to an audio book? Take a look at our extensive collection of e-books and audio books.



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Manage your membership details. (this page is only in Dutch).

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Are you learning Dutch? We can help you with that!

Language Café

Learn to speak Dutch, in the Language Café. Currently you can only participate in the online language café. 


Oefenen.nl - the online place where you can practice with language, math and internet.


PressReader provides online access to more than 6000 newspapers and magazines, from 100 different countries and in more than 60 languages.

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The youth section has an extensive collection of books: picture books, first books for learning to read and challenging books for the advanced reader. There are also DVDs, magazines and games.  

Story and craft time...

Because of the current situation we, unfortunately, cannot offer the weekly physical storytelling sessions in the library.Therefore we would like to refer you to The Reading Pier Facebook with new ONLINE storytelling sessions every Wednesday!


Bring your baby or toddler to the library and pick up a free ‘Boekstart’ case for them. Childrens memberships are free.


Tips and tricks for multilingual families

Especially for you, as a non-native parent with children going to school in Eindhoven, we made this overview.

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Eindhoven News

Providing local news and background articles in English for internationals in Eindhoven.


Connect to others through events.

Are you looking for company to join you in visiting a nice lecture? Are you looking for others who wants to learn dutch as much as you do? Or do you like to have a nice chat about the book you just read? Then sign up at OUTtogether. Meeting others is the focus!


Do you have a question about your library card, or other facility or service? Maybe you can find an answer in the FAQ’s.


Locations open today

Bibliotheek de Witte Dame
12:00 - 17:00
Bibliotheek Waalre
08:30 - 17:00

Further opening hours