Since 170 years, the library keeps the RBINS’s scientific documentation. The library collection exceeds 15 km of linear shelving (10.000 periodical titles, 300.000 books, 35.000 maps, thousands of photographs, archives, …) in all fields of natural history and related sciences. The missions are to maintain, enrich and provide scientific information to scientists and all interested users. The IRSNB’s Museum Library is the privileged place to get documented. 

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