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Archivportal-D bald mit thematischem Zugang zur Weimarer Republik
12.02.2019

German Archives Portal soon with thematic access to the Weimar Republic

Over the next one-and-a-half years, the Archivportal-D will be expanded with a new thematic approach. In the future, users shall also have the opportunity to research sources on...

Der digitale Tellerrand 04: "Das Digitale Deutsche Frauenarchiv: Gedächtnis der Frauen- und Lesbenbewegungen"
07.12.2018

The Digital Horizon 04: "The Digital German Women’s Archive: A Commemoration of the Women’s and Lesbian Movements"

In a series of guest contributions, we will present exciting topics and projects of data and cooperation partners of the Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek in the future: be it a new way of...

Coding da Vinci Log quadratisch
25.06.2018

The German Federal Cultural Foundation supports cultural hackathon!

There is great joy about the official decision announced on 21 June 2018: within the scope of the programme Kultur digital (working title) of the Kulturstiftung des Bundes (KSB), the...

Ein bisschen Schnee, viele Bücher und wir mittendrin: Die Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek auf der Leipziger Buchmesse 2018
21.03.2018

A Little Snow, Many Books And We Were Right in the Middle: The Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek at the Leipzig Book Fair 2018

Although snow and ice made it difficult or even impossible for many visitors to attend the fair – trains no longer came through – a total of 270,000 visitors found their way to the...

Worte für Vielfalt: Die Leipziger Buchmesse 2018 – Save the Date!
13.02.2018

Words for Diversity: The Leipzig Book Fair 2018 – Save the Date!

“Many topics will be discussed in eventful times as a matter of course. We look forward to being a platform for these discussions – sometimes loud, sometimes thoughtful, sometimes...

100 Jahre Frauenwahlrecht in Deutschland
24.01.2018

100 years of women’s suffrage in Germany

The Pitcairn Islands are one of the last British overseas colonies, lying in the middle of the Pacific, 5,000 kilometres away from New Zealand and 5,400 kilometres away from South...

Stabwechsel im Landesarchiv Baden-Württemberg
22.01.2018

Managerial change at the Landesarchiv Baden-Württemberg

On the occasion of the farewell of Prof. Dr. Robert Kretzschmar as President of the Landesarchiv Baden-Württemberg (National Archive Baden-Württemberg) and the concurrent appointment of...

Wir gratulieren! Die Servicestelle Digitalisierung des Landes Berlin digiS feiert 5 Jahre Förderprogramm
01.12.2017

Congratulations! The Service Centre Digitisation of the Federal State of Berlin digiS is celebrating the 5th anniversary of its funding programme

The Service Centre Digitisation of the Federal State of Berlin is an institution for interdisciplinary advice on support and coordination of digitisation projects and – just like the...

Mobile Bibliotheken: Von der Feldbücherei zum Bücherbus
01.11.2017

Mobile Libraries: From the Serviceman Library to the Bookmobile

The idea of a mobile library already arose in the 18th century, when serviceman libraries took an elitist approach and were only available to soldiers. Then during the Franco-Prussian...

Eine kurze Kulturgeschichte des Regens oder Warum der Regen der Demokratie hilft
23.08.2017

A Short Cultural History of Rain or Why Rain assists Democracy

In the history of mankind rain, as a cultural phenomenon, has had and still has the most diverse forms and influences: at this point we would like to talk about hydraulic empires, royal...

Unser Archivportal-D: Vom Projektantrag über den Auf- und Ausbau zum Regelbetrieb
17.08.2017

Our Archivportal-D: From the Project Application Via the Establishment and Expansion to the Standard Operation

When the Archivportal-D, a subproject of the Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (German Research Community), went online in September 2014, one...

Chroniken, Tiergeräusche und immer wieder Rigoletto: Die Leipziger Buchmesse 2017
03.04.2017

Chronicles, animal sounds and Rigoletto over and over again: The Leipzig Book Fair 2017

This year's booth of the Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek is in hall 5, between the taz-studio, a small carpentry, the blogger lounge and the booth of the City of Magdeburg. Many people...

Die Erfindung der Post: Von speziellen Lieferungen, Erbgeneraloberstpostmeistern und was Thurn und Taxis damit zu tun hatte
16.03.2017

The invention of the postal service: about special deliveries, Hereditary First Postmaster Generals and what Thurn und Taxis had to do with it

When the American parcel service begins operating in 1913, customers and staff alike are not quite sure how the service should be specifically used. It is not known in its entirety what...

Die Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek auf der Leipziger Buchmesse 2017
28.02.2017

The Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek at the Leipzig Book Fair 2017

From 23 to 26 March a total of 2,100 exhibitors will present themselves to around 260,000 visitors in over 3,200 events at the largest German public fair, the Leipzig Book Fair. The...

#12von12: Die Fachstelle Archiv der Deutschen Digitalen Bibliothek und das Archivportal-D – Ein Porträt in zwölf Bildern
12.12.2016

#12of12: The Archives Department of the Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek and the Archivportal-D – A Portrait in Twelve Pictures

On a very rainy Monday afternoon in Berlin, I take the train to Stuttgart to visit my colleagues from the Archives Department and the Archivportal-D, the sector-specific access to the...

Die Geschichte des Regenschirms und seiner sozialen Konsequenzen
09.09.2016

The history of the umbrella and its social consequences

It began with mockery, insults and pelted rubbish, when the Englishman Jonas Hanway came back from a trip to France in the early 1750s and went for a walk in London. His fellow citizens...

„Archivportal-D“ gewinnt „Heritage in Motion Award“ 2016
25.05.2016

“Archivportal-D” wins “Heritage in Motion Award” 2016

The “Archivportal-D” project – the branch-specific access to the data of the Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek (German Digital Library) – has won the European “Heritage in Motion Award” 2016...

Ein kurzer Rückblick auf die drei Frühjahrsmessen
20.04.2016

A brief review of three spring trade fairs

During the week from 14 to 20 March 2016, staff from Frankfurt, Berlin and Stuttgart came to represent us with stands, consultations and lectures at CeBIT, the Library Congress in...

Die Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek auf den großen Messen im März
23.02.2016

The Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek at the large trade fairs in March

If you visit the CeBIT in Hanover or the Library Congress and the Book Fair in Leipzig in March, you are very welcome to pay us a visit at our stands. This year we are present at the...

Patentzeichnungen aus dem 19. Jahrhundert: Eine Reise zurück in die Zukunft der Technologie
08.12.2015

Patent Drawings from the 19th Century: A Journey Back to the Future of Technology

"Looking through patent drawings is just like time travel," is a quotation from the American patent lawyer Kevin Price in an article in Der Spiegel. Price, whose fascination for patent...