Naval Specialization Library

Naval Specialization Library of Archives Department includes 23.385 national and foreign sources about the naval history. National sources involve 7787 printed books in Ottoman language. The foreign books are mostly in English and French, but there are also books written in Italian, Russian and Japanese in the library. The manuscripts written about the navy also have an important place in the collection of the library. Furthermore, the library also contains a map/chart archive including 1120 maps and charts.

For further information about the books in the Naval Specialization Library, please contact by email muze.istanbul.arsiv@dzkk.tsk.tr