Mercator Library at Tresoar

Mercator Research Centre maintains a library of over a 6500 books and articles concerning minority languages, bilingual – and multilingual education, language learning, language policy and related subjects. 

The library is located at Tresoar, the Frisian centre for cultural and linguistic heritage in Leeuwarden. This library may be searched online via:

Books may be recognized as part of the Mercator collection by the signature Merc, e.g. Merc100Gbe125. A part of the Mercator collection can be found in the special quiet area of the reading room in Tresoar, the other part is stored in Tresoar's warehouse; it is advised to send in your requests a day in advance via the catalogue or via the counter. 

Tresoar is located in the centre of Leeuwarden, opposite the Mercator/ Fryske Akademy building:

Boterhoek 1
8911 DH Leeuwarden
The Netherlands
Tel: (+31) 58 - 789 0 789