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Saturdays - Thursdays
Children's Multimedia Library | 10:15 - 15:30
National Library | 09:15 - 17:30


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Childrens Day


National Library organised a fun filled evening at the National Art Gallery Hall to celebrate the children's day. The Indian Ambassador to Maldives His Excellency Mr. Akhilesh Mishra inaugurated the event. The event was sponsored by Fuel Supply Maldives.

ChildrensDay photo

World Book day Event


World Book Day is a celebration of books, authors, illustrators and reading. To mark this day National Library has conducted a bookmark competition for the age group between 6 to 12 years. A total of 124 participants from around the country participated in this competition. Children’s were asked to create a bookmark using their own interpretation of the favourite book or a book read recently. The competition was sponsored by Amana Takaful Maldives.

World Bookday photo

Hazard Recognition, Assessment and Control Workshop


This workshop mainly covered the basic safety measures that should be taken in the workplace. As safety is everyone’s responsibility! The participants joined in conducting a health and safety inspection of an existing library. Training was conducted from 08 to 09 March 2017 at the Institute of Library and Information Services, National Library. Delivery of the training was carried out by Ms. Athiyya Shakeel.A total of 19 participants from school libraries, college libraries and other organisations completed the workshop.

Hazard Workshop group photo

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