Amsterdam’s main library is a well-known building in the city centre close to the main railway station. It is an important institution in the renewed city centre. The restaurant in the library is of high quality and very popular, an attraction. The city view from the library is of great value. The cooperation with different partners is characteristic for this library, one of the biggest in Europe. This is a library that attracts many visitors in spite of fees for basic services. The opening hours are very generous seven days a week. FIVE stars: Excellent.