Name:

Bibliothek
Institut für Geschichte der Medizin der Robert Bosch Stiftung

Type:
Archive; Library
Address:
Straussweg 17
Stutttgart D-70184
Germany
Contact:
Beate Schleh, Librarian
Telephone:
+49-711-46084-174
Telephone:
49 711-46084-174
Fax: +49-711-46084-181
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Abstract:

The library contains approximately 50,000 volumes. The collection covers the history of medicine, social history of medicine, and especially the history of homeopathy. Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Appointments in advance recommended. SERVICES: Selective interlibrary loan, reference questions dealing with holdings, photocopying, reader-printer for microforms.

Holdings:

Estimated holdings: Monographs: 50,000; Journal titles received: 70; incunabula: 1; Microforms: 9,000; History of homeopathy objects; Manuscripts: letters. Named collections: Collection of the Paracelsus Museum for the History of the Art of Healing; Samuel Hahnemann Collection; Clemens von Boenninghausen Collection. Publications: Medizin, Gesellschaft und Geschichte (journal); Samuel Hahnemann: Die Krankenjournale (critical edition of Samuel Hahnemann's handwritten journals). Printed catalog: Günther, R. (ed.): Katalog der Bibliothek des Homoöpathie-Archivs (1988).

Subject Strengths:
History of Homeopathy; History of Medicine; History of Social Medicine
Last Updated:
23 Mar 2020