The conference itself is preceded by a Miræus Lecture about a related theme by Prof. Ian Maclean on Wednesday evening 3 October 2018.

Prof. Jan Luiten van Zanden (Utrecht University, Netherlands) opens the conference with a keynote speach on Thursday morning 4 October 2018. In total,  25 speakers will present their research about the economy of the book in the early modern period in 20 papers in the course of Thursday 4 and Friday 5 October 2018.

A social-cultural programme on Saturday morning 6 October 2018 is optional.

Fore more information on each day's programme, click on the dates below.

Videos of most presentations are on line.