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Guides

We have created a number of guides to help you navigate our collections and services. We hope they will help you locate the information you are searching for.

How to find images

Our collection of images contain everything from copperplate engravings to press and fine art photography. Some are available digitally and some are not. Get help finding what you are searching for.

How to find maps

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

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

How to find sheet music

We have printed sheet music from both Denmark and abroad, as well as some Danish manuscript scores. In addition, we have performance material for both professional and amateur ensembles.

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The Map Collection

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.