Copyright and use of copies from The Royal Library

The use of sound, text, photographic or digital illustrations from The Royal Library may require permission of the copyright owner as the work/material might be protected by the Danish copyright law. 

Copies ordered from The Royal Library

The Royal Library can provide you with copies of various types, see the pricelist. Prices do not include compensation to the copyright owner. The use of sound, text, photographic or digital illustrations from The Royal Library may require permission of the copyright owner as the work/material might be protected by the copyright law.  It is your own responsibility to obtain prior permission or pay a copyright fee, if necessary, before use of any material.

You are free to use and reproduce texts, pictures etc. from www.kb.dk under Creative Commons license BY-NC-ND:
 
You are free to use, reproduce and distribute electronically or in other ways texts, pictures etc. from The Royal Library's website provided that all content is given a clear attribution to the source as well as a link to the relevant content. You are under no circumstances allowed to alter texts, pictures etc., and the content must not in any way be used for commercial purposes. Any deviation from these conditions will appear on the applicable site. It is not possible to obtain exclusive rights for reproductions of any content published on The Royal Library's websites. 

The Commons on Flickr 

The Royal Library (the National Library of Denmark) is participating in The Commons on Flickr to share its collections with a broader audience.

The material shown are marked with “no known copyright restrictions”. This indicates that the Library is unaware of any current copyright restrictions on the material, either because the library owns the copyright, or the term of copyright has expired, or because no evidence has been found that copyright restrictions apply. Please contact the Library if you have information about right holders which the Library are unaware of.

Our collections are in general intended to be used for personal, educational or research purposes. For commercial use please contact Fotografisk Atelier.

When using our material from The Commons on Flickr please state the following: Name of the Photographer/Author or other. The Royal Library, Denmark.
 
You are free to use and re-use metadata in The Royal Library online catalogue REX under the Creative Commons license Zero
 
You are free to use and re-use metadata (bibliographic records) in The Royal Library online catalogue REX under the Creative Commons CC0 Public Domain Dedication, meaning that anyone can use the data, created by The Royal Library, for any purpose - creative, educational, commercial - with no restrictions.