Golden book award for Voyage of Discovery at Frankfurter Buchmesse
The publication Voyage of Discovery. Exploring the collections of the Asian Library at Leiden University won the golden MGIP Book Award 2018 in the History category at the Frankfurter Buchmesse.
Taking many of the key pieces of the library, 29 authors, including curators of Leiden University Libraries, describe in Voyage of Discovery. Exploring the Collections of the Asian Library how they use the collections for their research. On 14 September 2017 Queen Máxima symbolically opened Leiden’s new Asian Library. In a Pieterskerk filled with international guests, the queen received the new and richly illustrated book Voyage of Discovery about the special collections of the Asian Library.
Voyage of Discovery is published by Leiden University Press.