Library facilities

Facilities of Forum Library including computers and WiFi, printing and copying, study places and group study rooms, office supplies.

Computers & monitors

At WUR using your own laptop (Bring Your Own Device, BYOD) is the standard in education and for self-study. There are external monitors available you can connect to your laptop to  to help you work ergonomically. You can use the Library computer's monitor as a second monitor or simply mirror and enlarge your laptop's display. Please note that you need to bring your own adapter/cable.

There are 20 desktop computers available for students on the second floor in the Forum Library. WUR students can reserve these PC study places in TimeEdit. Guest computers with internet connection are available on the second floor of the Library.

WUR has created a number of facilities to enable the use of your own device. For more information on laptop services visit this webpage: Studying Anytime Anyplace laptop, software and service - WUR.


Connect to the Wageningen University & Research Wireless network SSID "eduroam" using your WUR logon data. If you are an employee of an Eduroam participating university or institute, you can use your full institutional email address and -password to logon to the Eduroam wireless network.

With Eduraom Visitor Access (EVA) visitors can get temporary access to the wireless network of Wageningen University & Research. Go to: and follow the instructions. The guest access is limited to one day access. Do you need help? The Library staff at the Information desk will be happy to help you.

Printing and Copying

Multifunctional copiers are available for scanning, printing and copying. These multifunctionals use the 'eWallet', a payment system that has been integrated into the WUR card, which all students and employees have. A manual for printing, copying and scanning is available on the right side of this page.

  • Students can add credit on their eWallet to print, to scan or to copy.
  • Employees can use the multifunctionals free of charge when using their WUR card.
  • For visitors, staff and students who do not (yet) have a WUR card it is possible to buy a prepaid WUR card on the ground floor in Forum. You can take coffee and make copies with this card. Printing is possible by using the guest computers in the Library. Please note that scanning is not possible with a prepaid WUR card. The WUR card costs 8,50 euro and will have 7,50 euro worth of credit.

Study places

Forum Library is an inspiring place to study, whether alone or in groups. Make sure to reserve your study place in TimeEdit. There are several group study rooms to work together. It is not possible to book a group study room.

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Eating and drinking

In the Library drinks in spill-proof containers are allowed. Food, snacks and fruit are not allowed.

Lending desk

If you have a question, please ask the library staff at the Lending Desk. They're happy to help you locate and request books, make reservations and find literature. At the Lending Desk you can purchase plastic binding covers, head phones and ear plugs.