HOLLAND

Amsterdam
   
G de Ru Kunstenaarsbenodigdheden Van Woustraat 145 1074AJ Amsterdam (0) 20 662 6821 Art supply shop
Levant Kunstenaarsbenodigdheden Levantkade 85 1019MJ Amsterdam ( 0) 20 419 9618 Art supply shop
Minotaurus Boekwinkel, Sint Antoniesbreestraat 3d, 1011-HB, Amsterdam. (0) 20 622 7748
Mon-Fri 1.30-5.30
Saturday 1.30-5.00
A superb bookshop, with many examples of fine press books and the book arts.
Schriftmuseum J.A.Dortmunt Universiteitsbibliotheek (university library) Singel 425, 1012 WP Amsterdam (0) 20 525 2301
Mon-Fri 8.30-midnight
Saturday 9.30-5.00
Sunday: 11.00-5.00
Vrij toegankelijk (free entrance). Examples of manuscripts from around the world going from 3000 B.C. until now
Peter van Ginkel Kunstenaarsbenodigdheden BV Bilderdijkstraat 99 1053KM Amsterdam (0) 20 618 9827 Art supply shop
The Hague      
Koninklijke Bibliotheek,
The National Library of the Netherlands,
Prins Willem Alexanderhof 5
2595 BE
Den Haag (The Hague)
The KB building is located between Central Station and the Utrechtse Baan in The Hague. On platform 12 of the railway station you will find signs telling you exactly how to walk to the main entrance of the library.
(0)70 314 0450
Mon 9.00-5pm
Tue 9.00 8pm
Wed/Thur/Fri 9.00-5pm
Sat 9.00-1pm
Closed Saturday afternoons
Sundays and holidays.

The national repository for treasures of manuscriupt and bookbinding arts. The Meermanno and KB were organized as complementary collections.
Meermanno Museum of the Book,

Prinsessegracht 30
2514 AR

Den Haag (The Hague).

(0)70 346 2700
Tue-Fri 11-5 pm
Saturdays, Sundays and Public holidays 12am-5pm Reading room is open
Tue-Thur 1pm-5pm
Fri 9am-12am & 1- 5pm
The Museum van het Boek / Museum Westreenianum is devoted to the history of the art of the book and the art of printing. The focus is on the external appearance of the book and the development of book design.
A more contemporary focus on the history of printing and type design, with a gallery of changing exhibitions and great library for scholars.
A nice gift shop as well.
Oosthuizen      
Koperdraat Kalligrafie & Kartonnage de Wijzend 94 1474 PE OOSTHUIZEN (0) 29 940 3021 Calligraphy shop with a On-line shop