Borrowing from other libraries

Due to the transition to a new ILL-system, it is no longer possible to order publications with an ILL account after 19 November 2018. After that date requests can still be made using the ILL order forms on the KB website. Unused deposit money will be refunded upon request by filling in the form Cancellation of ILL accounts and refund deposit.

Members of the KB can borrow books from other libraries in the Netherlands or abroad. This service is also available for institutions who are registered at the KB. See our price list.

For KB members

On behalf of a non-profit institution in the Netherlands

The KB only handles requests from non-profit institutions that are registered at the KB. Please contact our ILL-department via . As from 1 April it is no longer possible to make request as a profit-organisation.

Requests by libraries abroad for books in Dutch libraries