Marja Musson

02 November 2018 - 13:00

Head Collection Processing and Access

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  • Department: Collection Processing and Access

Studied Library and Information Science at the Frederik Muller Academie in Amsterdam (1975-1978)
Library assistant at the Dutch Maritime Museum in Amsterdam (1979-1987).
Coordinator of the documention department at the Dutch section of Amnesty International (1987-2001)
Teacher (thesaurus and similar systems) at GO Opleidingen, The Hague (1996-1999)

Started to work at the IISH in 2001 as assistant archivist. From December 1, 2010 manager metadata of the Collection Processing & Public Services Department.
Since 2014 Head of the Collection Processing and Access Department.


  • Project Management (2009)
  • PR, Publicity and Marketing (2000)
  • Information Management (1999)
  • Record Management (1994-1995)

Member of the RLG Partners Social Metadata Working Group (2008-2011)

Marja Musson