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



Address for visitors:
Cruquiusweg 31
1019 AT Amsterdam
The Netherlands
Tel + 31 20 6685866
Fax + 31 20 6654181
How to get there.

Correspondence address:
P.O. Box 2169
1000 CD Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Opening hours

Opening hours of the Reading Room
Monday: 10:00 - 17:00
Tuesday till Friday: 9:00 - 17:00
No requests for documents, books, and serials will be handled after 4 p.m.

Please Note: the Reading room will close Monday 5 December 2016 at 4 p.m.   
No requests for material from stacks will be handled after 3.30 p.m.

The Reading Room will be closed during the following days (2016):

1 JanuaryNew Year's Day
25 MarchGood Friday
28 MarchEaster Monday
27 April'Koningsdag'
5 MayLiberation Day [Bevrijdingsdag]
+ Ascension Day
6 MayFriday
16 MayWhit Monday
12 OctoberClosed after 2 p.m.
25 December 2016 up to and including 1 January 2017



For enquiries on consultation of documents or ordering reproductions please go to the webform Contact.
As a rule questions are answered within three weekdays.
If we do not have an answer to your question, we will try to refer you to another institution or specialist.
Reading Room:
Tel + 31 20 6685866


Anyone who wants to engage in research in archival collections and use the library of the IISH, NEHA, and Persmuseum is welcome to the Reading Room.
Preregistration is not necessary.
Researchers are asked to sign our guestbook on each visit.