May 29, 2022

National Diet Library (Japan’s National Library) Shares Collection Digitization Policy (English)

The National Diet Library (NDL) shows below the basic policy for the digitization of its collections, recognizing that this activity will be increasingly important in the future.

You can review the basic six-point plan (in English) here.

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