Broadcast Amsterdam is an English-language radio and TV broadcaster for all of Amsterdam. Find podcasts, on-demand content, a streaming station, all online, 24/7.
Access and Access Magazine
Access is a not-for-profit organisation run by volunteers and supporting the international community in the Netherlands. In addition to a website chock-full of useful information, Access also publish a quarterly e-zine with various features and information about courses and events as well as a range of guides with practical information.
Amsterdam Mamas is a not-for-profit foundation that provides information and support for international parents in Amsterdam and the surrounding regions.The group maintains a website and Facebook page with an active online community and lively discussions as well as valuable resources, testimonials and insightful articles. To connect people offline, events and play dates are organised.
DutchNews.nl offers a daily summary of Dutch news, plus commentary and features.
Expatica is a news and information source for expatriates living and/or working in the Netherlands or planning the big move. Alongside practical advice, Expatica features news, an event guide, online dating, job ads, property listings and classifieds.
Expat Republic is a media company aimed at improving and enriching the lives of internationals living in the Netherlands. They frequently organise events and seminars as well as providing useful and engaging information for newcomers.
IamExpat is a community-driven, online media platform aiming at covering the local needs of all English-speaking internationals currently residing in the Netherlands. It has pages dedicated to housing, careers and education and also offers news, features and an event guide.
International Locals Amsterdam
International Locals Amsterdam exists to be useful to expats. It has a very busy events section to showcase a variety of things taking place in the Amsterdam Area. It also has some useful information pages, a selection of local service providers you might need at some point, and a selection of great blogs.
The NL Times regularly publishes Dutch news in English, with sections such as Crime, Politics, Business, Sports, Health, ‘Weird’ and Technology.
We are Public
We are Public is a cultural membership programme with an extensive website where editors recommend various cultural highlights in Amsterdam (most of which are free or heavily discounted for members).
International New York Times
Previously known as the International Herald Tribune, the International New York Times is the grey lady’s international edition and widely available throughout Amsterdam.
I amsterdam Magazine
I amsterdam Magazine is Amsterdam’s city magazine. Created especially for international visitors and residents, it's packed full of insider tips for what to do and what to see in the city. The magazine is published six times a year and each issue highlights new cultural activities, parties, restaurants, shopping, excursions and more, ensuring you get the very most out of Amsterdam. I amsterdam Magazine also contains full agenda listings for music, theatre, clubbing, exhibitions, LGBT, festivals and family activities, as well as in-depth features on trends, city neighbourhoods and more.
This Amsterdam-based arty English-language magazine features articles and interviews with fashion designers, artists, musicians, actors and photographers, aiming to look beyond the mainstream to impart an impression of what is going on at the frontlines of fashion, art, music, film and photography.
Straddling the line between magazine and coffee-table gem, the international publication by Amsterdam photography museum Foam comes out three times a year, with each issue devoted to a specific theme and containing portfolios, graphic design, interviews and opinions by experts in the field of photography.
American Book Center
The American Book Center stocks English-language fiction and non-fiction, magazines and merchandise and specialises in (niche) genres such as fashion, graphic design, music, science fiction and business. The shop also organises numerous readings, book signings, workshops and other events.
The Athenaeum focuses on academia, from politics, history and sociology to philosophy, literature and the classics, and as such offers a large selection of English-language books. It is frequented by students and intellectuals of all nationalities. The Athenaeum Nieuwscentrum next door has Amsterdam’s most lovingly selected magazine and newspaper assortment, offering international magazines on everything from opinion, politics, history, art, lifestyle, music, design, fashion and architecture.
Originally from the UK, Waterstones is a popular chain of bookstores with a large selection of English books, games, magazines and gifts.
IN Amsterdam partners
For a list of all IN Amsterdam partners, including media and events, click here.