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.
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