Government information Netherlands
Rijksoverheid - Dutch Central Government (Dutch only)
- Media Central government on media, policy, press, broadcasting, journalism and new media.
- Cultuur, sport en vrije tijd Central government on arts, culture, policy, leisure, sports.
Ministerie van Onderwijs, Cultuur en Wetenschap Dutch ministry of education, culture and science (partly in English)
Monitor Trends in Beeld Data on the quality and achievements of the Dutch educational-, cultural- and academic system. Presented with images, publications and statistics. (Dutch only)
Raad voor Cultuur The Dutch Council for Culture is the legal adviser of the government in the fields of the arts, culture and media (Dutch and English)
Netherlands Institute for Social Research is a government agency which conducts research into the social aspects of all areas of government policy.
Rijksdienst voor het Cultureel Erfgoed Civil Service Cultural Heritage (Dutch only)
- archief, collecties e.d. (library, archive, collections)
Government information International
Compendium - Cultural Policies and Trends in Europe
European Union - Culture Overview, legislation and policy, and related links on EU Culture.
European Commission – Culture on policy development, programmes, funding, key documents and actions.
Europeana An internet portal that acts as an interface to millions of books, paintings, films, museum objects and archival records that have been digitised throughout Europe.
International Federation of Arts Councils and Culture Agencies The global network of arts councils and ministries of culture.
Unesco United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation.
- Unesdoc The UNESDOC database contains the full text and bibliographic records of documents and publications published by UNESCO since 1945 as well as bibliographic records of library acquisitions.
USA.gov - the U.S. government's official web portal History Arts and Culture