The UC Berkeley Doe Library holds the nation’s largest book collection on Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg. For more information on BENELUX collections at the UC Berkeley Library, please contact our subject specialists:
Jim Church (EU Depository Library)
EU Depository Library collections
Jeremy Ott (German and European Nordic languages)
Steve Mendoza (Dutch and Luxembourgish)
Claude Potts (French, including Luxembourg)
The UC Berkeley Bancroft Library is the primary special collections library at the University of California, Berkeley. One of the largest and most heavily used libraries of manuscripts, rare books, and unique materials in the United States, including an extraordinary collection of Dutch clandestine literature; books that were published illegally during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands. It also has the “Engel Sluiter Historical Documents Collection”, over 160,000 transcribed pages of manuscripts from American, Latin-American and European archives dealing with the former Dutch West-India Company.
The UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAM/PFA) frequently showcases the work of Dutch, Belgian and Luxembourgian artists and filmmakers in its exhibition programs, from the historical to the contemporary. CineFiles contains a database of digital images of catalogued contents of a growing number of clipping files.