It should be easy to find government information. This applies to both older and newer information. Older information can be relevant to our history or culture.

Civilians and businesses can also derive rights from information on government websites. For example, information from a government website can be used as evidence in a court case. This is why this website's older pages are saved.


In March 2020 the Netherlands Institute for Social Research began archiving a copy of this website once a month on the website

The former website of the Netherlands Institute for Social Researchis is also archived on This copy of the website can be found by selecting Wednesday March 11, 2020.