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 since 2008.

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

International distribution

Brepols Publishers guarantees the international distribution of the multilingual journal, which is available both via open access and on paper.

Order your physical copies via Brepols. The first 9 issues are also for sale in the shop.

The academic contributions deal with book history and book production as well as all aspects of technical innovations relating to the development of modern research libraries.

Your article in In Monte Artium

Are you doing research in KBR? Did you discover something in our collections or have you studied one or more heritage documents? Let us know!

Send us a proposal for an article and we might publish your contribution in the scientific journal of KBR.


Do you have a question about the conditions or a proposal for an article? Please contact a member of the editorial board: