The Camera and Us - Humans in Photography Woman taking selfie

The camera and us

Humans in photography


Image by Per Bak Jensen with the title The Beginning (2021)
Dialogue about the nature of war is the central focal point for this spring's special exhibition in the Black Diamond with Ismar Cirkinagic and Per Bak Jensen.

Find materials

The library system

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In the library system, you can borrow books, articles, and journals. You can also find databases and physical and digital material e.g. images, music releases, sheet music, manuscripts, and much more.


Collection of older newspaper clippings
Mediestream gives you online access to our unique digital collection of historical newspapers, radio and TV programmes, and cinema advertisements.

The database of journals - - on mobile gives you access to Danish professional, scientific, and cultural journals in digital full text.


Portrait photo: Georg Brandes
Here you can read and search works from the Danish literary history from the Middle Ages to the 20th century.

Use our services

Ask the library

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You are welcome to contact us if you need help and guidance for search and lending or have questions about our collections. We respond to inquiries weekdays at 9-15.