Database of the digitized map collections
map collections outside the Czech Republic

Special Collections Department. The National Library of Serbia

Name of the digital map collection: Cartographic Materials
Web address of digitized cartographic documents: http://digitalna.nb.rs/sf/NBS/Kartografska_gradja
National identifier of the collection (if available):
The main thematic content/s of the collection: Serbian national content
The collection departmental code: -


Address: Skerlićeva 1, Belgrade 11000, Serbia
Name of contact person: Jelena Glišović
Phone to contact person:
Contact person's email jelena.glisovic@nb.rs

Information about the collection

The most important printed publications about the map collection: https://www.nb.rs/pages/article.php?id=12761, https://www.nb.rs/view_file.php?file_id=4718

Other important information about the collection: https://www.nb.rs/view_file.php?file_id=4718

The physical fund of the collection

The total size of the physical fund (also not processed): 55.000
The number of processed units in the electronic catalogue: 50.000
The number of physical units of old cartographic materials: 500
The typology of old cartographic materials: old maps; manuscript maps; old atlases;
Expected final processing of the collection: Up to 3 years

The digital fund of the map collection

The total number of individual digitized images (also unpublished): 300
Of this number is already published: 200
The collection is published: on-line;
The number of files in the databases of images (i.e. voluminous maps or atlases, so more objects joined in one):
The number of accessible 3D objects (globes, models, etc.):

Descriptive metadata

Library or archive programs used for cataloging: others;
Standards used for metadata descriptions:
Rules used to create metadata: ISBD;
Methodologies used for the description:
Indexing by: key words; chronological entries; geographical entries;
Are the before mentioned selection terms exported into metadata? some
Additional information on the method and scope of the description:

Services offered with digitized maps

Georeferencing (ground controlling) of maps: No
Map selection from map layouts: No
Search by map markers: Yes
Reading old fonts in the OCR: No
Full text search from legends: No
Digitization of maps on request: Yes
Other services: Users of data: elementary schools, secondary schools, universities, Academy of science, Science institutes, publishing houses, television, radio, film production, public Providing of educational and promotional materials: Lectures and presentations to the students of geography and LIS

Aggregation into higher units

Digitalized cartographic documents are eported into superior aggregates: Europeana;

Last data update 16/04/2021 13:12:28 by the user novotna