The Handprinted Book

Short Title Catalogue Flanders (STCV)

Logo Short Title Catalogus VlaanderenSince 2000, the Short Title Catalogue Flanders (STCV: Short Title Catalogus Vlaanderen) project is developing an online database with extensive bibliographical descriptions of editions printed in Flanders before 1801. The database contains more than 25,900 descriptions (30 September 2020), based on more than 50,300 copies from various important heritage collections, mainly in Flanders, Belgium.

A brochure in English provides basic information about the database. An extensive project description is available in Dutch.

Our Facebook page provides summary updates about the project in English.