An extensive source of information about Brabant's heritage and culture
For centuries, the
history of Brabant has been chronicled in numerous books, journals, prints,
and maps. Later also in photographs, film, and audio fragments. This
impressive collection is a welcome
resource not only for researchers, but also for everyone interested in
The Brabant Collection, which is maintained by
Tilburg University, is an impressive and exhaustive collection comprising of more
than 150,000 books, 300 more modern journals, 20,000 early
printed editions (dated pre 1850), 1000 manuscripts, 2000 letters and
20,000 prints and maps. The Brabant Collection also preserves the unique
Theology collections, which contain 33,000 old prints and
several hundred manuscripts.
The website is only available in Dutch.
More information about the Brabant Collection can be obtained at the Helpdesk of the Brabant Collection on level 0 of the Library.