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United Nations Digital Library

The United Nations Digital Library is here!

Thursday 18 May 2017

Topics: Digital Collections, Resources

Bookshelf

Update on UN Digitization Programme

Tuesday 2 May 2017

Topics: Digital Collections

In response to General Assembly resolution 52/214 of 1998, the Dag Hammarskjöld Library began its digitization programme to preserve fragile UN documents and to provide online access to people all over the world. The programme focuses on parliamentary documents published before 1993 in all official UN languages.

SDG books

Researching SDGs? The Library can help.

Wednesday 15 March 2017

Topics: Resources

Is your work impacted by the Sustainable Development Goals? Did you know the Library has been adding SDG-related books to its collection? UN badge holders can come and visit the Library today to consult these books and more:

Jan Eliasson at the opening of the reading room

Much-loved Library space is open again

Friday 9 December 2016

Topics: Events

To celebrate the 55th anniversary of the inauguration of the Dag Hammarskjöld Library, the Library has re-opened its second-floor reading room.

UN General Assembly

General Assembly Guide Now in 6 Languages

Thursday 29 September 2016

Topics: Resources

To celebrate the start of the 71st session of the UN General Assembly, we are releasing our General Assembly Research Guide in all 6 official UN languages.

New Library website in 6 languages

New Library website: 6 languages & new URL

Friday 29 July 2016

Topics: Resources

The Dag Hammarskjöld Library is launching its new website in six official UN languages! It features expanded multilingual content, an improved search, and a fresh “vintage modern” look.

A staff is digitizing a UN document

Update on UN Digitization Programme

Friday 18 March 2016

Topics: Digital Collections

In response to General Assembly resolution 52/214 of 1998, the Dag Hammarskjöld Library began its digitization programme to preserve fragile UN documents and to provide online access to people all over the world. The programme focuses on parliamentary documents published before 1993 in all official UN languages.

Book cover: Charter of the UN

Research the Articles of the UN Charter

Tuesday 16 February 2016

Topics: Resources

The Dag Hammarskjöld Library has a variety of online and print resources to assist with research of the UN Charter.