Over 3 million digital objects available from Leiden’s Special Collections.
Leiden University Libraries (UBL) is making over 3 million digital objects (more than 60TB) available worldwide for education, research and the general public through its new website Digital Collections. The new website offers digitised books, manuscripts, prints, drawings, maps, photographs and music from Leiden’s Special Collections. Digital Collections features digitised or born-digital material from the UBL. The website provides access to Leiden’s rich and diverse collections, including the mythic epic La Galigo which has been recognised in UNESCO’s Memory of the World Register, Maps and Atlases, Anatomical Drawings, letters by and to Carolus Clusius (1526-1609), Photo Albums, Western Medieval Manuscripts and Southeast Asian Pop Music. [Press Release]
UBL Digital Collections, https://digitalcollections.universiteitleiden.nl/