History collection

On this page you will find information about the collection of History at Utrecht University Library.

Contact persons

The subject specialists are happy to help you with purchase requests, questions about searching & finding, publishing, open science and library training.

Purchase suggestion

Please submit this online form if you have any purchase suggestions.

Where to find the collection?

You will find the History collection on the first and second floor of the University Library City Centre. In addition the History collection has three sub-collections:

  • History of Universities
  • History of Science
  • Utrechtiana (history of the city and province of Utrecht)

The books in these sub-collections are divided between the two library locations:

History of Universities is located in the chapel on the first floor of University Library City Centre

History of Science and Utrechtiana are located in University Library Utrecht Science Park.

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 library@uu.nl. If you have a question about borrowing, please provide your library card number.