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Portrait of Lonneke van den Hoonaard

Lonneke van den Hoonaard

Director IHLIA LGBTI Heritage Netherlands, NL

IHLIA LGBTIQ+ Heritage is one of the oldest LGBTQI+- archives&libraries in Europe, founded in Amsterdam in 1978.
Lonneke van den Hoonaard (60) has been managing director of IHLIA since 2009. IHLIA is the
guardian of the LGBTIQ+ heritage in the Netherlands. Van den Hoonaard comes from the library and information profession. Lonneke is also one of the founders of the Network Queering the collections and specializes in the professionalization and increasing the visibility of LGBTIQ+-collections.
She lives and works in Amsterdam.