Collection Dutch

The printed books of the collection of Dutch are divided into a general section, where you will find dictionaries and reference works, a section on Dutch language and a section on Dutch literature. The texts and studies in the literature section are largely arranged chronologically by period. Moreover, the collection contains a small number of South African texts and studies.

Contact persons

The subject specialist helps you with access to literature and search systems, (systematic) searches, and purchase requests.

In addition, she offers advice and support in research and education, on subjects such as: open accessopen scienceresearch data management and Digital Humanities.

How to search the collection?

  • See for an overview the classification scheme (in Dutch).
  • For tips, theory and training regarding searching and using scholarly information, please check our LibGuides.

Where to find the collection?

The collection of Dutch is located in the University Library City Centre.

Purchase suggestion

Please submit this form if you have any purchase suggestions.

General questions

Do you have any questions about our library services? Questions about borrowing, renewing, requesting? Any complaints or remarks?

Call us at (030) 253 61 15 or send an email to If you have a question about borrowing, please provide your library card number.