About CDL

Czech Digital Library is a national aggregator of digital libraries. It allows to search documents contained in digital libraries operated by individual libraries in the Czech Republic. The aim is to provide access to digital libraries of documents in one place and at the same time provide information on these documents to other centralized projects, particularly in Central portal KNIHOVNY.CZ libraries and the Europeana project.

Czech Digital Library is the main outcome of the research project entitled “Czech Digital Library and Tools for the Management of Complex Digitization Processes”, project identification code: DF12P01OVV002, funded by the Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic in 2012-2015.

Administrator of the Czech Digital Library is the Library of the Czech Academy of Sciences.

The National Library of the Czech Republic shall take over the administration in the near future.