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Heinrich Zimmer Collection


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UCD Library Special Collections holds the Heinrich Zimmer Collection.
The Collection
  • This collection was purchased in 1910 and contains around 5,000 volumes, including monographs, journals, pamphlets and off prints.
  • The material in the collection relates to Celtic studies and particularly the Celtic languages but it also includes histories of various countries.
Biographical History

Heinrich Zimmer (1851-1910) was a German Celticist and philologist.

Access and Use
  • The material in this collection is available by appointment to students, teaching staff, and independent researchers. We also welcome interested members of the public.
  • Please contact us at special.collections@ucd.ie for further information. To book an appointment click here.
More Information

Find material in the collection:

  • Use The Library Catalogue  to key in Heinrich Zimmer
  • When you get a results screen select Special Collections from Location option in the left panel

UCD Special Collections

James Joyce Library, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland.
T: +353 1 716 7149 | E: special.collections@ucd.ie