Ernst Zinner Collection


San Diego State University
Library and Information Access
Astronomy ; Horology ; History of Science
Dr. Ernst Zinner (1886-1970) was professor of astronomy at the University of Munich and this collection constitutes his personal library. Emphasizing astronomy, but including horology and the history of science, the collection consists of over 3500 books and is rich in rare books dating from 1485.
English; German; Latin; French
Collection Size:
1559 items
Citation Sample:
Identification of item, Ernst Zinner Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.
Collection policy:
This collection is open for research. The copyright interests in the materials found in this collection have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Special Collections and University Archives can only grant permission to publish materials for which it is the copyright holder.