Launch of National Library Open Datasets

The National Library of Singapore is excited to announce the release of 10 open datasets comprising metadata of our digital collection.

Explore metadata of over 42,000 digitised books, magazines, newspapers, web archives, images, sound and video recordings and more via the National Library Online webpage. Visualise and analyse these datasets and uncover insights on Singapore’s history, art and culture today!

Please share with your colleagues, researchers, students and heritage communities who may be interested to learn more about Singapore and our links with the Southeast Asia region.

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