Conducts research and collects data on the global history of labour, workers, and labour relations


Public Services is responsible for library and archival collections services at the International Institute of Social History (IISH), the Netherlands Economic History Archive (NEHA), and Persmuseum [Dutch press museum]. Everyone is welcome to conduct research in the Reading Room.

Please note:
On Monday 22 December, Tuesday 23 December and Wednesday 24 December the Reading Room will close early, at 4 p.m.
The Reading Room will be closed from 25 December 2014 up to and including 4 January 2015.

Reading Room



Frequently asked questions on accessing the collections