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

Map Department. The Hungarian National Széchényi Library

Name of the digital map collection: Pannon Digital Integrated Archive
Web address of digitized cartographic documents: https://dspace.oszk.hu/handle/123456789/1886715
National identifier of the collection (if available):
The main thematic content/s of the collection: The whole collection of maps focuses primarily on Hungarian (depicting Hungary or made by a Hungarian map maker) maps, called
The collection departmental code: GEOSCIENCES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY


Address: Szent György tér 4-5-6. 1014. Budapest, Hungary
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Information about the collection

The most important printed publications about the map collection: 1. PATAY Pálné: Az Országos Széchényi Könyvtár Térképtárának története (1802-1946) IN: Az Országos Széchényi Könyvtár Évkönyve 1986-1990, Budapest, OSZK, 1994. 2. Gróf Széchényi Fenrec Térképeinek és atlaszainak katalógusa, OSZK, Budapest, 2002 3.DANKU György: Gróf Széchényi Ferenc térképgyűjteménye a számok tükrében. IN OSZK 215 - Tanulményok egy évforduló tiszteletére. OSZK-Gondolat Kiadó, Budapest, 2018

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The physical fund of the collection

The total size of the physical fund (also not processed): 260.000
The number of processed units in the electronic catalogue: 3.000
The number of physical units of old cartographic materials: 5.900
The typology of old cartographic materials: old maps; manuscript maps; old atlases; old globes;
Expected final processing of the collection: After 5 and more years

The digital fund of the map collection

The total number of individual digitized images (also unpublished): 8.500
Of this number is already published: 3.000
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.): 0

Descriptive metadata

Library or archive programs used for cataloging: Amicus;
Standards used for metadata descriptions: Dublin core;
Rules used to create metadata: ISBD;
Methodologies used for the description: Internal Regulation (Nat. Lib)
Indexing by: key words; subject entries; chronological entries; geographical entries;
Are the before mentioned selection terms exported into metadata? yes
Additional information on the method and scope of the description: Programme: Amicus Metadata: HunMARC, MARC21

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: Further data access: Hungaricana (www.hungaricana.hu) Users of data: universities, Academy of science, Science institutes, publishing houses, television, public

Aggregation into higher units

Digitalized cartographic documents are eported into superior aggregates: Hungaricana;

Last data update 23/02/2021 22:33:02 by the user novotna