Library and Documentation


Visitor information Library & Documentation

Visiting address and opening hours of the Library & Documentation.

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The library

The Van Gogh Museum library focuses on the history of art of the nineteenth century to the early twentieth century.

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The documentation centre collects and manages information about works in the collections of the Van Gogh Museum and The Mesdag Collection.

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Library Arti & Amicitiae

Since 1992 the extensive nineteenth-century book collection of the Amsterdam artists' society Arti et Amicitiae has been part of the Van Gogh Museum library.

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Van Gogh's literary sources

In order to fully understand Van Gogh's work it is important to research the literary sources that inspired him.

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Library catalogue

The online library catalogue lists books, articles, journals (current subscriptions at present not included) and audiovisual media.

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