Everyday life, populair music, the Caribbean and female islamic leidership. A series of 4 lectures to accompany the exhibition Investigating Indonesia in the University Library.
This autumn the Rembrandt House Museum will showcase more than seventy-five seventeenth-century drawings held by Leiden University Libraries. Many of the drawings have never previously been seen by the general public.
CNN shows beautiful details from our collection of medieval manuscripts in an interview with Leiden book historian Erik Kwakkel. You too can see these manuscripts and many more special collections online or in our special collections reading room.