We dive into our collections and share our knowledge.

The roots of racism

Drawing of the harbor at St. Thomas

May 2021 marks a year since the murder of the 46-year-old black American George Floyd. On that occasion, we have taken a look at our collections to examine the roots of racism.

While you wait

Mom and her children looking out the window

If you can not come to us, we will come to you! Maybe you are in quarantine at home or you are one of the particularly vulnerable. This is content that can be enjoyed from the comforts of your home.

Thus the world changes

Thomas Pikety in conversation with Rune Lykkeberg

With the monumental work Capital and Ideology, comparable to the masterpieces of Adam Smith and Karl Marx, the French star economist Thomas Piketty pays homage to human imagination and freedom.


Dybbøl Mill with Dannebrog hoisted

100 years ago Southern Jutland and Denmark were reunited. Learn more about what happened and take a look at our collections.

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The 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.