The collective database provides full access to the Museo Galileo’s collections, the bibliographies and the databases produced in connection with the various research and study projects. It currently includes roughly 350,000 entries on publications owned by the library or mentioned in the bibliographies, relevant to the collections and documents conserved in the archives, to historic and digital photographs, to the scientific instruments displayed in the Museum and to the medals.
More than 50,000 documents are available in digital format: the most of them are freely accessible in internet, some others have internal access only.
All data are available in WorldCat. 15th-, 16th-, 17th- and 18th-century books are also searchable in the Catalogue of ancient books (SBN-Tuscany). Moreoever the data have been published as Linked Open Data in Dathub (Open Knowledge Foundation) and in OpenData (Regione Toscana).
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