Opening Hours

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


Use our Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) to search books available in the library. Members may renew their loans or reserve books.


Browse our downloads section. Available downloads include national bibliography, forms, newsletter etc.

Library Day


12th July is Maldives Library Day. To mark this day National Library arranged an open day at the library. A light lunch for all staff along with a scavenger hunts which gave a healthy workout for the brain and body. Television Maldives broadcasted video clips of readers throughout the day to promote reading habits. National Library’s Director General Ms. Mahasin Ahmed Didi and Director Aminath Shiuna discussed the top physical vs digital library on-air program “Rahkaavethibiyya Dhathuru” An art and craft activity was arranged at the Children’s Multi Media Library to celebrate Maldives Library Day. Held on the 15th July 2017 from 14:00 to 16:00.

Library Day photo

I Love Reading Program


National Library participated in the Reading program conducted by Dharumavantha Shool on April 13, 2017

Reading Program photo

Communication Skills Workshop


This workshop mainly covered the importance of effective communication and how we can improve our communication skills. Communication skills workshop is an in-house training which was conducted on 08thJune 2017 at the Institute of Library and Information Services, National Library. Delivery of the training was carried out by Mr. Mohamed Amjad.

Communication Skills Workshop.jpg photo

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