Using your membership
Are you looking for a book, magazine or newspaper? In our catalogue you will find information about all the works that can be found in the KB.
We have an overview of all our online sources. For each source you will find a short description of the content. Then you can click through to the source itself. To do so, you sometimes have to log in.
Visit the KB
You can visit the KB in The Hague, right next to the central station. Your KB pass will give you access to our reading rooms. You will receive your pass on your first visit. In our reading rooms you can read books, study and use the computers.
Take a look at our opening hours.
Are you looking for something specific in the KB? On this page you can read what you can find where.
With Lean Library, you receive a notification in your browser when a publication is available at the KB.
By adjusting a few settings in Google Scholar, you can immediately see in the search results whether you have access to texts through your KB account.
In our section "Where can I find...?" we explain how you can find all kinds of special things at the KB.
On our site you will find blogs written by our experts, news about the KB and our calendar with all upcoming events.
Then sign up for the KB newsletter (in Dutch)