News 2011

News 2011: (DE) Munich Digitization Center

Contributed by Admin on Dec 13, 2011

“Munich Digitization Center (MDZ) handles the digitization and online publication of the cultural heritage preserved by the Bavarian State Library and by other institutions. It provides one of the largest and fastest growing digital collections in Germany, now comprising 615,523 titles available online. Access is free of charge!
The digitization policy reflects the traditional special collection fields of the library: History, Classical Antiquity, Eastern Europe, Musicology. It comprises manuscripts, early prints, modern books, maps and photographic collections as well as journals and newspapers.

The MDZ frames the Digital Library department of the Bavarian State Library. It provides the Digital Collections and is also responsible for the creation of subject portals and for the long-term preservationlong-term preservation of all the library's digital holdings.

Visit the Collections pages and use your browser’s “search” abilities to search on the term “music” to view the music related pieces.