Our strategic partners
The Watch Library offers a tremendous opportunity to provide a global response to the challenge of digitizing watchmaking documentary heritage. The access to this horological knowledge is made possible thanks to our patrons but also thanks to our partners who share their expertise and thus fully contribute to the realization and the excellence of this collective initiative.
As a leader in heritage digitization and promotion, Arkhênum has the largest technological park in Europe. From photographs to historical monuments, the specialists put their expertise in digitization at the service of heritage preservation, in all its diversity. All over the world , Arkhênum and its 100 experts accompany their public and private customers around the issues of preservation and promotion of their heritage.
BnF-Partenariats is a private law subsidiary of the Bibliothèque nationale de France created in 2012 to increase the digitization and visibility of BnF's collections. In partnership with digital actors from the cultural and creative industries, the first mission of BnF-Partenariats is to digitize large parts of the BnF's collections (press, books, records, etc.) and to distribute them in the form of new cultural products and services intended for the general public, researchers, companies and the education sector. The main achievement in the press field is RetroNews, the press site of the Bibliothèque nationale de France published by BnF-Partenariats, which gives access to 2000 press titles published between 1631 and 1952.
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