Center for American Studies

Opening hours

  • from Monday to Thursday
  • from 9 a.m. to 12 noon and from 2 to 4 p.m.

Visits outside these hours are possible by appointment.



The Center for American Studies is located on the third floor.


How to consult the documents

The Center allows unrestricted access to the collections in its reading room and open stacks.



The Center for American Studies offers the following services:

Reference service

  • basic and advanced bibliographical searches;

  • database searches for books, periodicals, reports and other media;

  • localizing documents;

  • acquisition support for researchers seeking to obtain new documents;

  • advice on reorientation for unsuccessful queries.

Guided tours for groups of students, librarians, etc.

Research skills advice for students and researchers who want to use the collections.

Seminars for professors and their students, for disciplines with a focus on American Studies.



Librarian: Myriam Lodeweyckx

Tel.: +32 (0)2 519 55 23