Amsterdam Public Library (OBA)
The largest library in the Netherlands, the Central Branch of the Amsterdam Public Library (Openbare Bibliotheek Amsterdam - OBA) is located on Oosterdokseiland, just east of Amsterdam Central Station. It is open daily from 10:00 to 22:00 (except select holidays).
Books, theatre and workplaces
It houses a collection of 1.5 million books, periodicals, CDs, DVDs, games and Blu-ray Discs spread over 7 floors. The library can seat up to 1,000 library patrons and is equipped with 490 internet computers. The 7th floor is the literal high point to any visit, housing the OBA theatre (seats 300) and a restaurant with a terrace offering spectacular views over the city. More information visit the OBA website.