Digitization projects in the KB

Current projects

Google

A project in cooperation with Google to digitize and provide access to out-of-copyright books from the collections of the KB and the Amsterdam University.
Introduction

Early European Books

A project in cooperation with ProQuest to digitize and provide access to 50.000 early printed books from the collections of the KB.
Introduction

Europeana Newspapers

A group of 17 European partner institutions joined forces to provide better access to newspaper collections.
Introduction | Website

Backgrounds & policy

Digitization: backgrounds and documentation

Programmes

The Memory of the Netherlands

The Memory of the Netherlands is an extensive digital collection of illustrations, photographs, texts, film and audio fragments, all of Dutch making.
Website

Metamorfoze

National programme for the preservation of paper heritage.
Website