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

Preserving Fragile Written Treasures

Fragile Qatari, Arab, and Islamic historical records, including books, maps, manuscripts and newspapers, that detail hundreds of years of heritage are being safeguarded through the use of the most modern technology at Qatar National Library

Qatar Foundation at COP18

After the highly successful COP18/CMP8 summit, which was the 18th annual meeting of the parties involved in the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, there was much to reflect on from a Qatar Foundation (QF) perspective.