The Institute houses a specialized scientific library with a collection of more than 40,000 works relating to Augustine and the Augustinian Order. These include some valuable and rare old prints, mainly in its division in Ghent. The institute currently receives some two hundred journals. Its catalogue can be easily consulted here (you can further limit the search under “Religieuze instellingen” by selecting “Augustijns Historisch Instituut”).
In addition, the library offers an optimal environment for study, comprising a quiet reading area and three small office rooms with a view of the monastery garden. Visitors have access to the internet.
|Monday||8:30 – 15:30|
|Tuesday||8:30 – 15:30|
|Thursday||8:30 – 15:30|
|Friday||9:00 – 15:30|
Should you wish to consult the library outside these hours, please make an appointment.
Opening hours of the library for the current or coming month:
November 2019 :
October 2019 :
Tel.: +32(0)16 38 71 65 (at the moment : “out of order”)
Useful information about our library you can also find here.
monthly/yearly list of acquisitions
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