Consulting heritage collections for educational or research purposes

Radboud Heritage manages a large number of heritage collections. These collections can be consulted in the Heritage Collections Reading Room. The heritage collections are divided into three sections.

Special Collections of the University Library

The Special Collections in the University Library include a large collection of unique and rare books. The collection contains an extremely varied selection of manuscripts, books and other printed matter that cover a wide range of subjects.

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The Catholic Documentation Centre

The Catholic Documentation Centre (KDC) manages, collects and maintains a large collection of archival records of Catholic individuals and institutions in the Netherlands from the 19th century onwards. The collections include archives, books, brochures, magazines and visual and sound material.

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University Archives

The University Archives house the archives of various (administrative) bodies that were or are active within the university or closely related to it.

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