In Monte Artium

In Monte Artium: Journal of the Royal Library of Belgium is a peer reviewed scholarly journal devoted to all fields of scientific research regarding KBR’s collections and activities. It has been published yearly since 2008.

As a research institution, KBR fully supports the open access model, which makes research results accessible to everyone.

In Monte Artium publishes peer reviewed articles on the documents, content, context and methodologies related to KBR’s collections, activities and services, focusing on topics related to the historical territory of Belgium.

Publishing in In Monte Artium

The journal is open to all international researchers writing in English, French, Dutch, German, Italian or Spanish. In Monte Artium is published in Open Access by our partner OpenEdition Journals. The articles are published under a Creative Commons license (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0) without publication costs.

If you wish to publish an article, please contact the editors via vazbagrnegvhz@xoe.or. They will examine all contributions before external evaluation. In the meantime, you can find the recommendations for authors on the In Monte Artium webpage.


If you have any questions, please contact the editor-in-chief, Dr. Nathaël Istasse (Manuscripts/Old and rare printed books) (angunry.vfgnffr@xoe.or) or another member of the editorial board:

Current volume: table of contents

Volume 15


As of volume 15, the journal will be published at OpenEdition Journals:

Volumes 1 to14 are available via Brepols: