Join us and explore the KB’s digital treasure trove

The KB Lab hosts all experimental tools and data sets based on the KB's digitised collection.



The KBK-1M Dataset is a collection of 1,603,396 images and accompanying captions of the period 1922 – 1994



Tool to identify visual trends in advertisements in Dutch historical newspapers.

KB Lab Bot

A Facebook Messenger Bot to retrieve cultural heritage masterpieces & code to build your own chatbot.


Researchers-in-residence Melvin Wevers & Thomas Smits bij Universiteit van Nederland

Introducing the KB Researchers-in-residence 2018

Project partners wanted for two projects using KB data

DH Clinics wins Victorine Iniative prize




LIBER Digital Humanities working group meeting


KB NL research

Last week we organised our 24-hours & symposium on Linked Open Data in a church in downtown Amsterdam. C… https://t.co/qhigxHKCr6
5 days 15 hours ago

KB NL research

And don't forget to look at all nominees. There is a lot of amazing work by all nominees https://t.co/hIOlg61Smv
1 week 3 days ago

KB NL research

Wow! SIAMESE, our tool to browse through historical newspaper advertisements by using computer vision is nominated… https://t.co/Go6c1WRkaW
1 week 3 days ago

KB NL research

Today and tomorrow our 24/7 Hackathon on Linked Open Data is taking place in a beautiful church in Amsterdam. Curio… https://t.co/kFgwRIQK6B
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