The library collection of rare editions and manuscripts holds 17 parchments - fragments of books and documents of various ages and contents.

These parchments were made in the time frame from the 14th to 17th centuries. Text fragments are of various content; their size is scaling from octavo format pocket book size to large-scale volumes in folio. Most of the manuscripts are written in Latin, German but also in Spanish. There are 9 works of a liturgical and 8 works of a secular nature in this collection.

Bibliographical descriptions of the parchments can be found in the Library union catalog by the criterion “pergaments” and can be ordered there.