Collection History of Science

This collection contains publications about the history of science.

How to search the collection?

  • The printed collection is arranged by subject (in Dutch). Check out our list of new books.
  • Other relevant collection are History of Natural Science and History of Universities.
  • Books and journals can be found in WorldCat, e-journals in the list of electronic journals.
  • Search engines with a selection of search engines for History. The History of Universities has the tag "universiteitsgeschiedenis".
  • For tips, theory and training for searching and using scholarly information, please do check our LibGuides.

Where to find the printed materials?

  • The collection is located on the Mezzanine of the University Library Uithof. Some books are kept in the depositories and can only be requested via the catalogue.
  • The collection History of Natural Science is located on the fourth floor of the University Library Uithof.
  • The collection History of Universities is located in the University Library City Centre.

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Who is responsible for the collection?

Information / Collection Specialist

General questions

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