Documentation and dissemination of the history of Denmark in Greenland and the Arctic

The Danish Arctic Institute makes a number of online knowledge databases available for our users for free.

Based on Arctic Institute's archives and other relevant archives the Institute has made five knowledge databases available to the public:

  • Records from the 5th Thule Expedition
  • Biographical Encyclopedia
  • Greenlandic Myths and Stories
  • Greenland Registry
  • East Greenland Place Names

Click to the left to see these databases.


Do you have questions or comments to the databases, please contact the Danish Arctic Institute: +45 32 31 50 55 or