Qatar National Library

Qatar National Library (QNL) has three main functions: the National Library, the University and Research Library, and a state-of-the-art Metropolitan Public Library. QNL collects and provides access to global knowledge, preserves heritage content and materials. It also provides printed and digital library materials for students and researchers, and delivers library services and information for everyone. Visit our website

Open Access to Knowledge

The high-quality online resources available at Qatar National Library, which can be accessed by any individual with a valid Qatari ID, provide support to researchers and academics by creating unhindered and direct access to knowledge across a variety of mediums.

QF And QNL Hold Puppet Makers Event

Qatar National Library (QNL) and Qatar Foundation (QF) Community Services, in association with Qatar Museums Authority, held a Puppet Makers event for children aged 4-11 on 20 February.

QNL’s 3rd Annual Heritage Collection Open Day

The two-day event, on Wednesday 22 and Thursday 23 April, will be held at QNL’s Heritage Collection Building at 71 Al Maha Street in Al Luqta, and showcase precious items including historical manuscripts and books.