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One of the Oldest Universities in the WorldAt the heart of Bologna is its ancient tradition of scholarship. Home to one of the oldest universities in the world, Bologna has long been known as a city of academics. At the heart of this tradition is the Archiginnasio of Bologna. This 15th century building is now home to the famous library, but was once the center of scholarship in old Bologna.