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The European Institute for Gardens and Landscapes with the collaboration of the Bibliothèque du Calvados is setting up a document base with a digitalized data bank on the theme of gardens and landscapes. The collections of the European Institute for Gardens and Landscapes library are available for French and European amateurs and specialists.
More than 1 300 books have been acquired since 2013.
The library offers a variety of French and European magazines as well (Die Gartenkunst, Journal of the Garden Society History, l’Art des Jardins, Gardens Illustrated, De Tuin, Gardenia, etc.…).
The library is accessible exclusively be appointment.
Please inform us of which works you wish to consult prior to your visit. They will be made available to you on the day of your appointment. Magazines can be consulted in our reading room.
On site consultation only – No loan.
A free computer is available for research (consultation of catalogue and internet access).
Do not hesitate to contact us : +33 (0)2 31 53 20 12
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