Sanders Law Library

Erasmus School of Law is the only faculty at Erasmus University Rotterdam with its own library facilities. In addition to the university library, the Sanders Law Library - named after the founding father of Erasmus School of Law - holds an extensive collection of books, journals and online databases directed to areas in which research is or has been conducted at Erasmus School of Law, or which are linked to the master programmes at Erasmus School of Law.

Opening hours

  • Monday to Friday from 08:00-22:30;
  • Saturday from 08:30-13:00.

The (desk of) Sanders Law Library and the entire Sanders-building will be closed from December 22nd 2019 up to and including January 1st 2020. The (desk of the) Sanders Law Library will be open again on January 2nd 2020.

The Sanders Law Library will be closed on the following days:

  • Good Friday : Friday 10 April 2020
  • Easter Monday: Monday 13 April 2020
  • King’s Day: Monday 27 April 2020
  • Liberation Day: Tuesday 5 May 2020
  • Ascension Day: Thursday 21 May 2020
  • Whit Monday: Monday 1st June 2020


The Sanders Law Library is located on the ground floor of the Sanders Building.

Visiting address

Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
3000 DR Rotterdam

Our telephone number is 010 - 408 2692.