The Hague

Our Library

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Our library houses books, videos and DVDs on the Netherlands and over 80 Shell locations around the world, available for your use.  There is also a varied selection of career and personal development books, children's books, dictionaries and novels.  Books can be borrowed for a period of three weeks.  If you have any unwanted travel books we will be happy to receive them.

The library is open between 09:30 - 16:00, Mondays to Fridays.


Outpost The Hague produces a number of publications which are exclusively available to Shell employees and their partners. If you wish to receive any of the following publications, please email

Inside Guide: The Hague / Rotterdam
A practical guide with pre-arrival and settling-in information.

Welcome Booklet
A handy booklet with names and addresses of services you can find in and around The Hague, from hairdressers to handymen, from shopping to sports and everything in between. 

Monthly OTH Journal
The monthly e-journal contains information regarding Outpost events and workshops, courses for personal development or language training, events and programmes for children and parents, a What's On section with a collection of happenings in and around The Hague, and also a classifieds section for our readers.