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Automatically extract XML content with Python
A quick-start into working with XML files using Python. The course covers various XML formats.
Dutch Novels 1800-2000
Dataset that contains a corpus of 1346 novels from DBNL.
The Canonizer demonstrates how well canonicity can be classified based on the text of a novel.
Accessible e-books and audiobooks
We asked specialists to convert several public domain publications into accessible versions.
Ot & Sien dataset
Data for the development of the automatic visual object recognition tools in children’s books.
Is your OCR good enough?
Comprehensive assessment of the impact of OCR quality in Dutch newspaper, journal and book collections.
Assisted keyword assignment using Annif
Annif can be used to make cataloging more efficient by suggesting authors and keywords.
RDA Entity Finder
The RDA Entity Finder enables browsing through several bibliographic entities.
Entangled Histories: Ordinances of the Low Countries
This special collection is made up of 108 books of ordinances published in the Early Modern Era.
DBNL OCR Data set
This data set consists of 220 texts digitised by the DBNL in TEI and txt (OCR).
CanOT shows the canonicity curves of publications related to 21 selected authors or texts/figures.
Narralyzer finds and visualises characters in texts and the relationships between them.
KB Lab Bot
Facebook Messenger Bot to retrieve cultural heritage masterpieces & code to build your own chatbot.
A simple search interface on Delpher data used for testing and demonstration.
Tool for extracting topics, keywords and their co-occurence patterns from a Dutch corpus.
Europeana Newspapers NER
Data set for evaluation and training of NER software in Dutch, French, Austrian and German.
Ground-truth IMPACT project
Collection of 99,95% correct OCR of books, newspapers, parliamentary papers and radio bulletins.
This collection consists of a small selection of our digitised publications from the years 1870-1871.
Simple API to access KB collections using Python.
A command-line tool to extract significant keywords from a collection of sample texts.
ALTO Edit is a simple browser-based post correction tool for ALTO XML files.
The Scansion generator is a tool developed to detect meter in Dutch poetry.
DBNL ngram viewer
An ngram viewer counting terms and phrases in the Digital Library of Dutch Literature (DBNL).