May 23, 2022

National Gallery of Denmark Launches Database of Downloadable Art Images (CC Licensed)

A month ago we posted about the National Gallery of Art in D.C. making all of the images in their web-based database open access. Today, news that the National Gallery of Denmark has released a database of 159 art works licensed using CC BY 3.0. From the Announcement: As a pilot, 159 highlights from our […]

Denmark: Libraries Get Into the Digital Book Business

From the Copenhagen Post: Libraries across the country have begun loaning out for free what Danish publishers have been struggling to sell: ebooks. The libraries’ new digital book loan service is called eReolen. It began on November 1 with a selection of just over 1,800 Danish-language digital books (alternately referred to as ebooks or e-books) […]

The Royal Library of Denmark is the Newest Member of The Commons on Flickr

From the Flickr Blog: The Royal Library is Denmark’s national library, the library for the University of Copenhagen and it’s also the largest library in the Nordic region. [Clip] The key goals of The Commons on Flickr are to firstly show you hidden treasures in the world’s public photography archives and secondly to show how […]