Library Visits – Online Registration

Day-long ● Non-Local Library Visits

All Library Visits will take place on Friday, 25 August 2023.
These are full-day visits travelling between 200 km and 400 km return trip by bus.
Participants will be charged a minimal fee to cover the transportation costs.
Pick-up points for all visits: Ahoy Rotterdam

More tours will be added at a later date.

Day-long Non-Local Library Visits

Tour name Total distance return trip Location Start End Wheelchair Accessibility
Tour 1: BRUSSELS (Public & Royal)
300 km Brussels 9:00 18:00 Yes
Tour 2:

ANTWERP (Public & Academic & Heritage)

200 km Antwerp 9:00 18:00 Yes
Tour 3: FLEMISH BRABANT (Public & Academic)
280 km Flemish Brabant 9:00 17:00 Yes
Tour 4:

EAST FLANDERS (Public & Academic)

320 km East Flanders 9:00 18:00 Yes
Tour 5:

Limburg (Public)

370 km Limburg 9:00 17:30 Yes
Tour 6: 

WESTERN FLANDERS (Public)

380 km West Flanders 9:00 18:00 No – a 20-minute walk from the bus is required
Tour 7: 

Brabant (Breda and Tilburg)

130 km Brabant 9:00 18:00 Yes
Tour 8:
Veluwe
230 km Veluwe 9:00 16:00 Yes

Half-Day ● Local Library Visits

All Library Visits will take place on Friday, 25 August 2023.
These are half-day visits travelling up to 9-100 km return by bus.
Participants will be charged a minimal fee to cover the transportation costs.

Pick-up points for all visits: Ahoy Rotterdam

More tours will be added at a later date.

Tour name Total distance return trip Address Start End Wheelchair Accessibility
Half-day tour 1:

NBD Biblion & Public library Zoetermeer

80 km Zoetermeer 09:00 14:30 Yes
Half-day tour 2:

The Gouda Library, Chocolate Factory, Utrecht Neude

110 km Utrecht 09:00 14:30 Yes
Half-day tour 3: The Hague 50 km The Hague 09:00 15:00 Yes
Half-day tour 4: Brabant 2 140 km Brabant 08:30 16:00 Yes

General Terms and Conditions for Library Visits

All Library Visits require pre-registration and are based on a minimum number of 10 attendees. Should the minimum number of attendees not be reached, the Congress Secretariat reserves the right to cancel the tour. All departures for Library Visits start at Ahoy Rotterdam unless otherwise stated.

Walking Library Visits

These half-day visits with no charge to participants will be published shortly before the Congress.
Participants will use either public transportation or walk to the libraries.
Registration will be available onsite at the Library Visit Counter located in the Registration Area.

Meeting points for all visits will be communicated on-site upon booking.