Conducts research and collects data on the global history of labour, workers, and labour relations

Access through API

Collection items are also accessible through API.


For SRU/SRW protocol, use:


For OAI-PMH protocol, use:

Base URL:

OAI set can be set to:

  • iish.archieven (for archives)
  • iish.evergreen.biblio (for books and serials)
  • iish.eci (for audiovisual material)

Prefix (metadata format) can be set to:

  • marc_xml
  • oai_dc
  • ead

Example OAI call, for archives in marcxml format: