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The University Library of Leuven

Jan Van Impe

The University Library of Leuven

the story of a phoenix

by Jan Van Impe

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Published by Universitaire Pers Leuven in Leuven .
Written in English


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StatementJan van Impe.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ
The Physical Object
Pagination90 p. :
Number of Pages90
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22760773M
ISBN 109789058675576

The first comprehensive history of the world of books and libraries in Leuven in general and the university library in particular. Connect to: Library Web Site Online Catalog Library details: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Libraries is an Academic library. This library is affiliated with Katholieke Universiteit Leuven ().The collection of the library contains 4,, volumes. The library circulates , items per year. The library serves a population of 42, FTE on: Mgr. Ladeuzepl Leuven, B

Book your tickets online for University Library & Bell Tower, Leuven: See reviews, articles, and photos of University Library & Bell Tower, ranked No.5 on Tripadvisor among 51 attractions in Leuven/5().   In this picture taken on Monday, Jan. 6, , a damaged book on display at the Leuven University Library in Leuven, Belgium. The German invading forces set the heart of Leuven alight during the early days of World War I, paying special attention to .

The collection of books got lost in the fire. And again the library was completely rebuild, this time on the plans on the previous one. Today the library houses about 3 million books, stacked in big wooden bookcases. They are used daily by hundreds of students that live and study in the nearby world famous catholic university. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Universiteitsbibliotheek Leuven, English. Leuven University Library,


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