The Netherlands Institute of Military History (NIMH) has a specialised library.
Its collection includes more than 70.000 books on the armed forces and military, maritime and aviation history.
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The book signature of the Netherlands Institute of Military History is: NIMH.
The library also has more than 1750 different journals.
List of journals (pdf) (in Dutch)
Its collection also includes annual reports of various military, maritime and other historical organisations.
List of annual reports (pdf) (in Dutch)
This is a collection of 9000 articles, reports and overview lists that provide documentation, in the broadest sense, of maritime history. This collection is fully indexed, which makes it easy to find information that can serve as the perfect stepping stone for further research.
The NIMH does not lend books or magazines. You can, however, consult them in the reading room of the Institute. In return for a fee, it is also possible to make photocopies.
The opening hours are from Tuesday to Friday from 8.15 a.m. to 16.45 p.m. Please make an appointment by telephone: +31 70 316 28 47. Visitors to the NIMH are obligued to carry identification to gain access to the Alexander Barracks. Information may also be obtained by sending an e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
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