DIGIT Digitisation Programme of the Belgian Science Policy (BELSPO)

2005 > 2024

The plan for the digitisation of the cultural and scientific heritage of the Federal Scientific Institutions is part of the current digitisation programme DIGIT, which is currently in its fourth phase.


The DIGIT programme aims to digitise the huge Belgian federal heritage which resides in the biggest museums, libraries, research institutes, archives, photo and audio-visual archives of Belgium. The programme has been conceived to cover the entire digitising cycle: digitisation, preservation and use or reuse. 

Funding: BELSPO

Partners: Royal Museums of Art and History / Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium / Royal Institute for Cultural Heritage / Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences / Royal Museum of Central Africa / State Archives of Belgium / Royal Library of Belgium / Royal Belgian Institute for Space Aeronomy / Royal Meteorological Institute of Belgium / Royal Obervatory of Belgium & Planetarium / Royal Belgian Film Archive.