Other interesting libraries in Flanders and Brussels



  • DIVA (a specialized research library on applied arts: goldsmithing, jewelry and diamond, metals, glass, ceramics, numismatics, design, furniture design, interior design)
  • FOMU Library
  • Kunstenbibliotheek
  • Library at MoMu Fashion Museum Antwerp
  • Museum of Fine Arts Ghent (MSK) – through CaGeweb (Dutch)
  • Mu.ZEE
  • Royal Institute for Cultural Heritage – through BALaT
  • Sint-Lucas Library Ghent
  • Theaterbib (theatre library) from OPENDOEK (23,000 theatre texts, including the collection of the former VTi (Flemish Theatre Institute))

Gender and Diversity

  • The RoSa library (Dutch)


Languages and Cultures

African Languages and Cultures

  • Collections, archives and libraries at Royal Museum for Central Africa
  • Africa section at the library of Federal Public Service Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation (this collection was moved to the Royal Library of Belgium and is registered in a card catalogue in the general reading room) – information about this collection




Literary Studies


Philosophy and Moral Sciences