HvA, The Hogeschool van Amsterdam, University of Applied Sciences – often simply called the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences – is one of the largest universities in the Netherlands.

The HvA offers over eighty courses and together with scientific research projects and is spread across multiple locations in Amsterdam and Almere, some 25 Km away. The university’s 2,300 employees look after more than 30,000 students.

HvA has installed separate archives within their MediaFiler image library for each of their faculties, differentiating each archive with an individual look and feel. Depending on user rights, cross faculty search and access is permitted together with access to a general universal archive of ‘corporate’ images, presentations and files.