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The International Information Center and Archives for the Women’s Movement

WithClaire Posthumus

This chapter discusses the situation of women’s libraries in the world, specifically the issues of institutional affiliation and the continuing lack of financial support. It describes the women’s libraries and documentation centers in the Netherlands, focusing on the International Archives for the Women’s Movement which merged with the IDC (Information and Documentation Center for the Women’s Movement) and the journal Lover to form the International Information Center and Archives for the Women’s Movement (IIAV).