|German - North American Resources Partnership|
An Inventory of Digital Projects <
The links below are arranged by broad subject categories, based on the ones used by the Sondersammelgebiete (areas of collections emphasis) breakdown of WEBIS in the left-hand column as well as by "form" categories ("periodicals", "dissertations," etc.) in the right-hand column.
For major collective listings of projects consult the following sites:
- Alte Drucke Digital
Digitized pre-1800 imprints.
Primary historical documents from Western Europe. Includes comprehensive listings of sources for Austria, Germany, and Switzerland.
- Frühe Neuzeit Digital
Collection of links to historical source documents of the early modern period.
- Retrospective digitization of library holdings
A listing of digitization projects conducted by German research libraries under the auspices of the DFG. Not all projects have content available at this point. Many of those that do are listed on this page.
- Bayerische Staatsbibliothek - Digitale Bibliothek (MDZ)
A subset of the DFG projects (above) Convenient access to a number of major digitization projects conducted by the BSB. Includes incunabula , dictionaries, and various historical sources.
Interdisciplinary internet portal sponsored by the DFG (in progress).
- Zentrales Verzeichnis digitalisierte Drucke
In progress. Another portal attempt, compiled at the Hochschulbibliothekszentrum des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen.
- see also: Deutsche Internetbibliothek
A useful list of links compiled for German public libraries
See also the selective listing of digital projects at German Studies Web: Major Digital Projects
Last revision: May 31, 2006