9-10 May 2016 - The Hague, Netherlands

24th EBLIDA Annual Council Meeting & EBLIDA-NAPLE Conference

Local Host - FOBID Netherlands Library Forum

Charles Noordam

FOBID Netherlands Library Forum

Charles Noordam, FOBID Netherlands Library Forum


Charles Noordam studied law at the University of Utrecht and was a professional archivist for more than 25 years. Between 2000 and 2006 he was director of The Hague City Archives. From 2006 until now he is the director of The Hague Public Library. From April 2015 on he is also the Director of the Hague City Archives.

Between 2003 and 2006 he was chairman of the Royal Dutch Association of Archivists and between 2010 and 2015 he was vice chairman of the Netherlands Public Library Association. He participated in various sections and working groups of both associations. He is a board member of FOBID Netherlands Library Forum and chairman of the Legal Committee of FOBID.

About 40 publications bear his name, mainly articles in the field of history, archival management and information law.