All the books that are mandatory for the programme must be purchased by the student themselves; these costs are not included in the tuition fees. Books can often be ordered through the VU Amsterdam bookshop in the main building of the university (De Boelelaan 1105, ground floor). The university bookshop is open on weekdays until 19:00.

Other literature
Other literature, including articles, texts and so on, will be made available through the digital learning environment: BlackBoard. You will be able to access BlackBoard using your VUnet-ID. This personal username and password will be sent to you be e-mail at the start of the programme. Additional teaching material will, wherever possible, be distributed by e-mail before the relevant lecture.

A library card for the University Library is provided free of charge to students upon request. The library is located in the main building of the University (De Boelelaan 1105, 1st floor).