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Innovating history

Going back to the source: unraveling history with new technology. This is the mission of Huygens ING, a research institute of History and Culture. We intend to accomplish this mission by stimulating inspiring research and producing innovative tools to open up old and inaccessible sources, and to understand them better. Huygens ING focuses on History, History of Science, and Textual Scholarship. Our mission and research explained in under five minutes.

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King Willem-Alexander receives first copy of Wereldgeschiedenis van Nederland

This week Wereldgeschiedenis van Nederland (World History of the Netherlands) is being published. A great overview of the Huygens Institute for the History of the Netherlands that throws new light on our national history. On Wednesday 29 August, King Willem-Alexander received the symbolic first copy during a visit to Huygens ING.

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Historici.nl

The website historici.nl is the most important portal for persons interested in Dutch history. Here can be found a treasure trove of sources and news.
Visit the website at Historici.nl.

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Literatuurmuseum.nl

Literatuurmuseum.nl, an online platform for literature lovers, scientists and education, where large and small stories from the Dutch literature are brought to life with archival footage and texts managed by the foundation.

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DWC.knaw.nl

The Digital Web Centre for the History of Science in the Low Countries (DWC) is the starting point for people who are invested in the history of science.
Visit the website at DWC.knaw.nl.

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