WUR Literature: novels, popular science and poetry

Published on
March 31, 2021

Did you know WUR Library collects literary and non-fiction books written by WUR employees and students, in addition to the regular scientific collection? We have poetry, children’s books, autobiographies and crime novels. Please let us know if you have published a book yourself. We’d like to add it to our WURLIT collection.

Recent acquisitions

Below you can find a selection of books that have recently been added to our WUR literature-collection. All books from this collection can be borrowed.

Light on Campus written by António Valente

Photographer António Valente, an IT specialist at Wageningen University & Research, takes you to the most beautiful places on the Wageningen Campus in his book Light on Campus.

Mannen in Modderland written by Jos Schouwenaars

Traumatic events from the war affect the lives of two men, a German and a Dutchman, who are involved in the development of agriculture in the peatlands at the German-Dutch border.

DC ... en tichterby / DC ... en dichterbij  written by Simon Oosting

A collection of poems in Frisian and Dutch.

't Is wat : verzamelde columns 2020 voor Willem Bruil written by Mieke Parmet

Collected columns published as a tribute to Willem Bruil, offered on the study afternoon "Bruils brede blik", Papendal 20 February 2020.

All books in this collection can be found here.

New books for the WURLIT collection

Are you a WUR employee or student and have you published poems, a photo book, a novel or a children’s book? We'd like to add your publication to our collection of WUR literature. Please send an email to