Contact details

If you want to find out more about the ELV or have been unable to find an answer to your question, you can contact the ELV as follows.

Postal and visiting address

Utrecht University
Centre of Expertise for Literary Translation
Trans 10 (room 0.23)
3512 JK Utrecht
The Netherlands

+31 (0)30 253 6026


The ELV tries to ensure that this website is accessible to everyone. Should you have trouble finding or understanding specific information, however, please email us and we will be happy to help.

Contacting us during the coronavirus pandemic

The ELV team is working from home, in line with the advice of the Dutch government to limit the spread of the coronavirus. You can contact us easily by email. If you are unable to email, you can record a voicemail message and we will get in touch with you.

Since we have limited access to our pigeonholes, we prefer to receive mail digitally. Please contact us if you have a query about this.

News and events

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