Zie Diensten-ABC

Physical (book) collections

Deze pagina is alleen beschikbaar in het Engels

The University of Twente offers physical collections of literature for studying and research at various locations. Most notably in the Educafés: collections of reference works, course books and recommended literature for Bachelor and Master studies, to be found near the study associations. Information about specific content, and access to the collection can be found in the list presented below.

Educafé Carré

In the Carré building, near Lecture hall 3G, you can find the Educafé Carré. 

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

The educafé is managed by members of student union Arago. 
The books can be consulted weekdays from 9.00 - 17.00 and during exam periods, weekdays from 11.00 – 16.00, upon showing your student or staff card. 

Location : Carré, Lecture hall 3G, University of Twente 

Educafé Cubicus

In the Cubicus building, on the ground floor next to ‘the Kuil’, near the study area, you can find the Educafé Cubicus.

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 (PSY) and Educational Science and Technology (EST). Via FindUT you can see this collection. There are also several trade journals and magazines you might find interesting.

The educafé is managed by members of student unions Communiqué and Dimensie. The books can be consulted weekdays from 9.30 to 16.00, upon showing your student or staff card.

Location: Cubicus, ground floor, next to "The Kuil"

Educafé Horst (Kelder)

In the Horst building, at C 016-018, you can find the Educafé Horst (Kelder)

This Educafé 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). Via FindUT you can select the collections WBeIOeCIe or BMe.  

The educafé is managed by members of student unions Isaac Newton, ConcepT, Daedalus and Paradoks. The books can be consulted weekdays from 9.30 - 16.30 upon showing your student or staff card.

Location: Horst Complex C016-C018, University of Twente

Educafé Zilverling

In the Zilverling building, near Starbucks, you can find the Educafé Zilverling.

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). Via FindUT you can see this collection.  

The educafé is managed by members of the student unions: E.T.S.V. Scintilla, W.S.G. Abacus and I.C.T.S.V. Inter-Actief.
The books can be consulted via Inter-Actief weekdays from 9.00 - 16.00 upon showing your student or staff card.

Location: Zilverling, E101

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”, 

These books are not for loan. Consult the loandesk for reviewing options. 

Via FindUT you can select the Boot collection

Art Collection

The Art Collection contains more than a thousand works of art owned by the University of Twente.