Language Course Textbooks
The course books are listed under each language course.
The books are not included in the course fee. The prices listed for the books are approximate.
You are kindly requested to bring your course books to the first lesson.
The following bookshops sell textbooks for our courses:
Scheltema stocks the books for all Volksuniversiteit Amsterdam language courses. These are to be found on the third floor of the shop at Rokin 9, Amsterdam.
Link to the Scheltema website
Intertaal, the language specialist, supplies textbooks for all the language courses run by Volksuniversiteit Amsterdam (and many other allied adult education centres). Place your order online and if your book is in stock you’ll receive it the next day in the post.
Link to the Intertaal website.
Alternatively, you can arrange to pick up your order in Amsterdam, from one of their business partners. See the Intertaal website for further details.
Waterstones Booksellers is a large English language bookshop on the corner of Kalverstaat and Spui in Amsterdam. Waterstones sells the books for all the English courses, at competitive prices.You can get a 10% discount on course books and related study materials by showing the proof of registration from Volksuniveristeit Amsterdam. You can also sign up for their loyalty card and/or collect points on their customer reward card.
The three books for the English Literature Reading Group are sold as a package for the special price of €30, discounted from €38,25.
It is always possible to exchange your course books or get a full refund, provided they are unused and you can show your receipt. This also applies in the case of cancelled courses.
NB: Waterstones only sells the books for the English courses, not for NT2 or other languages.
1012 XE Amsterdam
Tel 020 638 3821