The Munich Digitization Center


Munich Digitization Center (MDZ) handles the digitization and online publication of the cultural heritage preserved by the Bavarian State Library and by other institutions. It provides one of the largest and fastest growing digital collections in Germany, now comprising more than 900,000 titles available online. Access is free of charge!

The digitization policy reflects the traditional special collection fields of the library: History, Classical Antiquity, Eastern Europe, Musicology. It comprises manuscripts, early prints, modern books, maps and photographic collections as well as journals and newspapers.

The MDZ frames the Digital Library department of the Bavarian State Library. It provides the Digital Collections and is also responsible for the creation of subject portals and for the long-term preservation of all the library's digital holdings.


Latest Additions

The latest digitized works in order of release (not including copyright-protected content and works from some specific digitization projects).


showing: 1-40 of 13.668
(Time Period 750 - 2016)


Adolf Schuster 


Hof 1873
Mapp. XI,426 dc


Hebräische Handschrift - BSB Cod.hebr. 240

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Hebräische Handschrift - BSB Cod.hebr. 42

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Hebräische Handschrift - BSB Cod.hebr. 50

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Hebräische Handschrift - BSB Cod.hebr. 67

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Hebräische Handschrift - BSB Cod.hebr. 136

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Hebräische Handschrift - BSB Cod.hebr. 238

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showing: 1-40 of 13.668
(Time Period 750 - 2016)


What's New

Latest Additions to our Digital Collections

Updated daily: Latest additions to the Digital Collections of the Bavarian State Library. Items online: 1,141,510Latest Additions to our Digital Collections


Workshop on Web Archiving

Our digital preservation team will host a workshop on web archiving on March 10, 2016. The agenda was released today. The workshop will be held in German language. Participation is free of charge.Workshop on Web Archiving


What's New

Older News Items

Newspapers of the Allotria Association

The so-called Kneipzeitungen (Tableround resp. Convention Newspapers) of the Munich Artist Association Allotria (persisting since 1873) contain lots of satirical or ironic [...]Newspapers of the Allotria Association

Masonic books

A recent focus of our digitization activities - books about freemasonry, predominantly in German language.Masonic books

Current topics

Current topics

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