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API

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Using our API (Application Programming Interface), you can get access to datasets containing aerial photos, images and literary texts.

LOAR

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Find our open datasets, containing raw text from monographs, newspapers and audio recordings in our Library Open Access Repository (LOAR).

How to find images

Children and young people celebrate the liberation of Denmark in 1945

Our collection of prints and photographs contains everything from copperplate engravings to fine art photography. Some images are available digitally and some are not.

How to find maps

Older maps of parts of Northern Europe

We have an extensive collection of maps and atlases, and we have digitised some but not all of them. Some can be viewed online, while others can only be studied closely in our reading rooms.

How to find pamphlets

Front page of the summer catalog 1956. Summer magazines

We have a wide range of pamphlets with anything from parish magazines to Daell’s department store catalogues. Some have been digitised while others need to be ordered by writing to us.

How to find music

Employee between shelves with vinyl records

We have large collections dealing with music. For example, you can find sheet music and recorded music, but also a lot of material about the music.

Map Collection

Older maps of parts of Europe

Our collection of maps is one of Northern Europe's largest. The oldest maps in the collection date from the 16th century, and the newest may have just come from the printing house.

Netarkivet

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We are responsible for collecting and preserving the Danish part of the Internet as part of the Danish Legal Deposit Act. The goal is to ensure the material can be used for future research purposes.

Oriental Collection

Color drawing of oriental warriors

The Oriental collection consists of manuscripts, printed works, and other material originating in non-western language areas and cultures, mostly Northern Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.

Theatre collection

Theatre scene

In the theatre collection, you will find material on a wide range of performing arts, such as dance, theatre, performance art, circus and opera.

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Map Collection

Older maps of parts of Europe

Our collection of maps is one of Northern Europe's largest. The oldest maps in the collection date from the 16th century, and the newest may have just come from the printing house.