This collection was previously owned by Hasan Âli Yücel, who was founder of the Village Institutes, National Education Minister, teacher and writer. This valuable collection was donated to Bilkent University Library in 2014 by the children of his daughter Canan Yücel Eronat. The collection consists of 8,086 items including books, magazines, off-prints and photo albums. Although the books are on various topics, they are largely language and literature-based. The material can be consulted between 08.30-17.00 during the week and users should contact a member of the library staff in advance. The use of this collection is subject to special rules.
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