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  • Library donates High Resolution Photographs to Wikimedia Commons

    Library donates High Resolution Photographs to Wikimedia Commons

    May 20, 2014

    The Peace Palace Library has made high resolution photographs of about 1700 prints from 17th and 18th-Century books from its collection and donates these photographs to the image database Wikimedia Commons. A Wikipedian in Special Residence assists the library in doing so. This project is currently in full swing.

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  • Bibliotheek van het Vredespaleis viert 200 jaar Nederlandse Grondwet

    Dutch Constitution Festival

    April 11, 2014

    On Saturday 29 March, the Netherlands celebrated the 200-year anniversary of the 1814 Dutch constitution, the oldest constitution in the world after the American constitution. The Peace Palace Library participated in this event with an interactive tour explaining the relationship between the Dutch constitution and international law.

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    Constitution Festival, The Hague, 28-29 March 2014

    March 26, 2014

    Saturday, 29 March 2014 marks the 200-year anniversary of the Dutch constitution, the oldest in the world after the U.S. constitution. On 28 and 29 March, The Hague will provide the setting for a grand scale event called the Constitution Festival (Grondwet Festival).
    Constitution Festival, The Hague, 28-29 March 2014

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  • Koninklijke Nederlandse Vereniging van Informatieprofessionals

    Najaarsbijeenkomst, Juridische Informatie/KNVI, 26 november 2013

    October 4, 2013

    Op dinsdagmiddag 26 november a.s bezoeken wij als Juridische Informatie, in het kader van hun honderdjarig bestaan, het Vredespaleis in Den Haag. Het Vredespaleis in Den Haag huisvest vermaarde internationale gerechtelijke instanties zoals het Internationaal Gerechtshof en Permanent Hof van Arbitrage, maar eveneens de prestigieuze Bibliotheek van het Vredespaleis en de Haagse Academie voor Internationaal Recht.
    Koninklijke Nederlandse Vereniging van Informatieprofessionals

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  • 32nd IALL Annual Course on International Law and Legal Information, Barcelona, 15-19 September, 2013

    32nd IALL Annual Course on International Law and Legal Information, Barcelona, 15-19 September, 2013

    October 3, 2013

    Earlier this month, the International Association of Law Libraries (IALL) held its 32nd Annual Course on International Law and Legal Information in the beautiful city of Barcelona, Spain. The conference was made possible by the generosity and hospitality of the Faculty of Law, University of Barcelona. The Peace Palace Library participated!

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  • Voorjaarsdag Juridische Informatie NVB Donderdag 18 april 2013

    March 20, 2013

    (For Dutch Legal Librarians and Information Specialists)   De JI voorjaarsbijeenkomst is gepland voor donderdag 18 april 2013. Locatie: Dirkzwager advocaten & notarissen in Arnhem. Programma onder voorbehoud: kennismanagement bij Dirkzwager; jaarvergadering JI en een wijnproeverij.   Eind november 2012 opende Dirkzwager de deuren naar een nieuwe openbare juridische bibliotheek. De van oudsher uitgebreide juridische […]

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  • Peace Palace Library Lecture: The Abyei Arbitration

    November 21, 2011

    Peace Palace Library Lecture. An evening about the Abyei Arbitration between the government of Sudan and the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement, and its consequences for the region.

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