Are you interested in the library as an organisation? Perhaps you are planning a working visit or you want to apply for a job? Here you find an overview of the organisation structure (PDF) and the contact details of the managers.

  • University Librarian

    Dr. Matthijs van Otegem

    Phone: +31 (0)6 53 99 63 33

  • Departments

    Academic Services

    Responsible for research and education support at the faculties. In addition, the department is responsible for collection management.

    Eugénie van den Hoven MBA (head department)

    Phone: +31 (0)6 40 09 45 98

  • Library Learning Centre

    Responsible for the services at our library locations. The department is the front office for students and answers general questions about the library.

    Ineke van der Kramer (head department)


  • Information Provisioning

    Drs. René Verwijmeren (head department)

    The back office of the University Library. The department is responsible for our information management: allocating and managing metadata, application management, collecting and managing statistics on library services. 

    Phone: +31 (0)6 40 77 87 97

  • Staff

    Communication Advisor

    Kathalijne Smout

    Phone: +31 (0)6 12 11 44 41

  • Rotterdamsch Leeskabinet

    The Rotterdamsch Leeskabinet Association  was founded in 1859. The collection contains novels, poetry, books about the city of Rotterdam and books and journals in the fields of history and art. The Leeskabinet also organizes literary and cultural activities. The library is open to its members and students and staff of the Erasmus University. 

    Drs. Roman Koot (Librarian)