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: the Reading Room will be closed on Wednesday 26 November 2014
On Friday 5 December, Monday 22 December, Tuesday 23 December and Wednesday 24 December the Reading Room will close early, at 4 p.m.

Reading Room



Frequently asked questions on accessing the collections