Welcome to NIOD
NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies is a national and international centre of expertise for interdisciplinary research into the history of world wars, mass violence, and genocides, including their long-term social consequences. In addition, NIOD collects, preserves, and provides access to archives and collections.
Rapid developments in visual technology and digital archives continually change how we experience, see, think about, ...
First-Hand Accounts of War
Since the liberation in 1945, NIOD has collected many, often personal, documents from the Second World War. A valuabl...
'The Westerbork film': Research, Restoration, Exhibition
On 19 May 2021, Kamp Westerbork Memorial Centre launched Gevangen in Beelden (‘Captured in images’), an exhibition about the Westerbork film made in 1944 by German-Jewish refugee and prisoner Rud...
Livestream symposium Looking Backward, Moving Forward
On April 9, 2021, the symposium 'Looking Backward, Moving Forward' was held to mark the 20th anniversary of Holocaust and Genocide Studies. One of the important aims of this symposium was to bring ...
For the time being, the NIOD is open to a limited extent. The archive and the library for study and research are only accessible by appointment.
- Mo 13:00 - 17:30u
- Tu - Fri 09:00 - 17:30u
- Herengracht 380
- 1016 CJ Amsterdam