Web projects


Archives search engine providing access to more than 400 archives held by NIOD.

Imagebase WW2

This national imagebase contains more than 175,000 images about the Second World War.


NIOD’s library holds nearly 75,000 titles about war, the Holocaust and genocide.


Website with information and the debate about anti-Semitism in the Netherlands. 


Background information and 38 interviews with former Buchenwald prisoners.

Camp archives

Overview of archives and collections about camps and camp life in the Netherlands.

Camp drawings

Drawings from the camps in the Dutch East Indies (1942-1945).

Contemporary antisemitism

NWO project The dynamics of contemporary antisemitism in the Netherlands.

Dataservices NIOD

Data services are services permitting automated use of the NIOD’s data.

Diplomacy and persecution

Documents from the German Auswärtige Amt about Jews in the Netherlands (1933 -1945).


The European project EHRI is developing a portal to Holocaust collections worldwide.

Honour Roll of the Fallen

The digital monument of the Honour Roll of the Fallen 1940-1945.

Indonesian camp archives

Internment camps in the Dutch East Indies during and after the Japanese occupation.

Interviews WW2 witnesses

Interviews with witnesses on events that took place between 1940 and 1945.

Legacies of collaboration

Research programme on the position of collaborators in postwar Dutch society.

National archives guide WW2

Research guide to more than 300 local, regional and national Dutch Second World War archives.


National portal providing access to original WW2 text, image and audiovisual sources.

Resistance literature

Literature published illegally or clandestinely in the Netherlands during the Second World War.

Resistance pamphlets

1,000 resistance pamphlets and 300 brochures from NIOD’s collection.

Sobibor interviews

Interviews with survivors of the Sobibor extermination camp.

Speeches Radio Oranje

Listening and searching through speeches by Queen Wilhelmina on Radio Oranje.

Srebrenica report

Documents related to NIOD’s investigation into the fall of Srebrenica.

War victims WW2

Guide to archives of organisations and persons committed to war victims.

Web projects

Overview of NIOD web projects on WW2, Holocaust, Srebrenica and more.

WW2 footage

Films of the Netherlands (1933-1950), shot by professional and amateur film makers.

WW2 newspapers

Digitised newspapers - ranging from collaboratist to resistance - published during the war.

WW2 posters

Website with 5,000 propaganda posters from the Netherlands and the Dutch East Indies.

WW2 propaganda prints

Propaganda papers and leaflets from the Second World War.

WW2 war diaries

National collection of war diaries from the Netherlands and the Dutch East Indies. 

Youth magazines 1883-1950

A digital collection of nine youth magazines published between 1883 and 1950.