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Special collections

Educafé Carré

In the Carré building, at Lecture hall 3G, you’ll find the so called “Educafé Carré”, an educafé which is run by members of the student union Arago.

This Educafé offers a limited collection of reference works, course books and recommended literature for the bachelor and associated master courses Applied Physics (APH).

The books can be consulted, weekdays from 9.00 - 17.00 and during exam periods, weekdays from 11.00 – 16.00.

Admittance by student- or staff card.

Location : Map of the University of Twente (Carré)

Educafé Cubicus

In the Cubicus building, at B0195 or B-111, 016-018, you’ll find the so called “Educafé Cubicus”

The educafé which is being runned by members of the student unions Communiqué and Dimensie.

This Educafé offers a limited collection of reference works, course books and recommended literature for the bachelor and associated master courses of Communication Studies (CS), Psychology (MPS) and Educational Science and Technology (EST).

The books can be consulted weekdays from 9.30 - 16.00. Admittance by student- or staff card.

Location: Map of the University of Twente (Cubicus)

Educafé Horst

In the Horst building, at C 016-018, you’ll find the so called “Kelder”, an educafé which is run by members of the student unions: Isaac Newton, ConcepT, Daedalus and Paradoks.

The Kelder offers a limited collection of reference works, course books and recommended literature for the bachelor and associated master courses of Mechanical Engineering (Werktuigbouwkunde WB), Civil Engineering (Civiele Techniek CI), Industrial Design Engineering (Industrieel Ontwerpen IO) and Biomedical Technology (Biomedische Technologie BM).

The books can be consulted, weekdays from 9.30 - 16.30. Admittance by student- or staff card.

Location: Map of the University of Twente (De Kelder, De Horst)

Educafé Zilverling

In the Zilverling building you’ll find the so called “Educafé Zilverling” which is run by members of the student unions: E.T.S.V. Scintilla, W.S.G. Abacus and Inter-Actief.

This Educafé offers a limited collection of reference works, course books and recommended literature for the bachelor's and master's programmes of Electrical Engineering (Elektrotechniek EL), Applied Mathematics (Toegepaste Wiskunde WI), and Computer Science (Informatica IN).

The books can be consulted via Inter-Actief, weekdays from 9.00 - 16.00. Admittance by student- or staff card.

Location: Map of the University of Twente (Zilverling)

Boot collection

The Boot collection is a collection with mainly scientific literature about the social and economic history of the textile industry. The collection is a gift from dr. J.A.P.G. Boot, who received a honory doctorate at the University of Twente in 1996, for his contribution to the historiography of Twente.

The collection contains about 16.000 publications, many of them dealing with the region of Twente and also contains a complete edition of the famous “Blaeu Atlas”,

Books are not for loan, but you can consult them in the study-rooms.

European Union Collection

To get access to all Official Journals (series L, C and S) and further information please go to http://europa.eu

Art Collection

The Art Collection descripes more than a thousend works of art of the University of Twente

Experimental Centre of Technical Medicine

Instruments, simulators and other inventory are presented in the Experimental Centre of Technical Medicine.

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