Archival Theory and the Dutch Manual

  • Eric Ketelaar

Author Biography

Eric Ketelaar
Eric Ketelaar has been Algemeen Rijksarchivaris (General State Archivist) of The Netherlands since 1989. Previously, he was Assistant Lecturer in legal history at Leyden University, Secretary of the Archives Council, Director of the Dutch State School of Archivists, Deputy National Archivist, and State Archivist for the province of Groningen. He has served the Society of Dutch Archivists as Vice President, President, and Chairman of the Steering Committee on Automation. For his work as editor of the thirteen-volume series of guides to all repositories in The Netherlands (1979-1987), he was awarded the Society of Dutch Archivists' Hendrik van Wijn medal. He has served the International Council of Archives as Secretary for Standardization, and as Secretary of the International Conference of the Round Table on Archives. Since 1992, he has been a part-time Professor in Archival Science at Leyden University.
How to Cite
Ketelaar, Eric. 1996. “Archival Theory and the Dutch Manual”. Archivaria 41 (January).