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.

Public Services in December
Thursday 24 December the Reading Room will close at 4 p.m.
Stacks close at 3 p.m., last rounds at 2:30 p.m.
Reading Room will be closed from Monday 28 December 2015 until Sunday 3 January 2016

Reading Room



Frequently asked questions on accessing the collections