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Starter membership

If you're under 18, you can join for free!

You can borrow up to 25 books, DVDs, games, audio books or magazines plus 10 e-books at the same time.

And don't worry if you happen to return your items late – you don't have to pay a fine.

Please note: the registration form is in Dutch. If you're having trouble filling out the form, you can go to Customer Support at one of our libraries to register. We're happy to help!

English-language books and more

We keep adding more English-language books for children to our collection. And of course we have DVDs and games you can borrow in their original spoken language.

All membership info

Fee (under 18) Free
Loan period 4 weeks
Maximum number of items 25 + 10 e-books
Number of items on hold             5
Additional card No
Interlibrary loans Yes
Borrowing and returning At all libraries in the province of Groningen
Internet-only membership Included, maximum of 2 hours per day
All membership info

Get your free Boekstartkoffertje (books for your baby)

Do you live in Groningen and have you recently had a baby? When your baby is around 3 months old, the city of Groningen will send you a voucher. Take your voucher to the library and sign up your baby to receive your free Boekstartkoffertje – a suitcase with books your child will love.

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Get your free Boekstartkoffertje (books for your baby)