“It is with some shame that I’m handing this book over to the library”, said Mr. Kam who brought back an antique book after 60 years. Found in an antiquarian bookshop Just after WWII, Mr. Kam came into possession of a book by Henry Baker about microscopes dating from 1744. It was a gift from..
Every time a Cultural Professor is appointed, TU Delft Library exhibits material from the Trésor special collection (full of heritage pieces) that has to do with the professor’s theme.
We regularly receive donations. This enriches the collection but sometimes it can even bring inspiration to our information specialists. Learn how Ad Bercht was inspired by a book on Islamic architecture.