Databases

An extensive list of Datahubs and Databases, Collaboratories, and Networks can be found at socialhistory.org/en/research/infrastructure.

Bibliography Women's History
ViVa: Vrouwengeschiedenis in het Vaktijdschrift is Dutch for "Women's History in Professional Journals."
ViVa is a current bibliography of articles published from 1975 onwards on women's and gender history. Articles published in English, French, German, Dutch, Danish, Norwegian, and Swedish are selected from 180 European, American, Canadian, Asian, Australian, and New Zealand journals.
More information: www.iisg.nl/womhist/vivahome.php.

Biographies Dutch Labour Movement
This dataset contains biographies of men and women in the Dutch Labour Movement. The data is in Dutch.
More information: www.iisg.nl/bwsa/.

Biographies Dutch entrepreneurs
This dataset contains (references to) biographical data of over 4.000 Dutch entrepeneurs.
More information: socialhistory.org/nl/ondernemers - in Dutch.

Historical Image Archive of Migrants (HBM)
The HBM focuses on building a representative collection of images of the history of immigrants in the Netherlands.
More information: www.iisg.nl/hbm/ - in Dutch.

Historical Occupations
This database offers tens of thousands of occupational titles from countries and languages around the world the sixteenth to the twentieth centuries, with a short description of the content of the work.
More information: historyofwork.iisg.nl/.

Lippische Ziegler
Database and digitized documents relating to the brick makers from Lippe between 1778 and 1869. A cooperation of the Landesarchiv Nordrhein-Westfalen and the IISH.
More information: socialhistory.org/en/migration/ziegler – German text.

Migrant Organizations in The Netherlands
Thousands of migrant organizations have been established in the Netherlands in the course of time. These organizations have been addressing a variety from religious, cultural, and material concerns. Over the past decade members of the CGM (Centre for Migration History) have put together a number of databases. These are now brought together in the CMG database migrant organizations in the Netherlands. Data on these 6,000 migrant organizations are online searchable.
More information: socialhistory.org/nl/projects/migrantenorganisaties-nederland – in Dutch.

Strikes in the Netherlands
Over 16,000 strikes in the Netherlands from 1372-2006, with a list of participants, their numbers, companies involved, the reason, and outcome of the strike. The data is in Dutch.
More information: socialhistory.org/nl/stakingen.