The Picture Collection is part of a European project of registration the European daguerrotypes. Through this project, all the European daguerreotypes will be registrated in a joint database (Daguerreobase), and will be availibel in the European he portal and digital library for European Cultural Heritage, Eropeana.
Bergen University Library and the National Library is responsible for the Norwegian content.
The project continues out 2015.
The project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP) as part of the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme by the European Community.