Main collection
Accrual status


Collection description and availability
Collection description

The collection of Foreign Literature of the sixteenth century includes books printed outside Finland in the 16th century. These were separated from the Humanities Collection starting in the 1970s. The collection contains around 3,000 titles and covers several different fields of sciences and literature types. Literature from the sixteenth century can be found in other collections, too (see parallel collections). Most of the collection is in Latin.

Catalogue information
  • The collection has been described in the reference database
The collection has been catalogued into the National Library Search.
Collection materials in format
  • Analogue
Material type
  • Books