Special Collections

Special Collections of Wageningen University & Research - Library holds, mainly printed, collections of rare and old books and journals, old and modern maps and atlases, nursery catalogues, garden and landscape designs, agricultural machinery brochures, illustrations and images and (digital) aerial photographs.

Corona measures

The Special Collections reading room is open for WUR staff, students and external vistors. Please make an appointment for your visit, email speccoll.library@wur.nl or phone 0317-482701. We look forward to welcoming you!

Opening Hours

Special Collections is located in Forum. Admission to Special Collections is free to all.

  • Monday - Friday: 9.00 - 13.00
  • Saturday - Sunday: closed
  • Public holidays: closed


In the afternoon you can work in the reading room or visit the exhibition by appointment. You can make an appointment by calling 0317-482701 or email. If you have an appointment, please announce your visit at the Information Desk of the Forum Library.

Address and contact

Droevendaalsesteeg 2, Building 102
6708 PB Wageningen
Courier number: 39

Telephone: 0317-482701
Email: speccoll.library@wur.nl

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