UN Geneva is an active knowledge hub for the international community and researchers on multilateralism and international cooperation.
The Organization offers opportunities to exchange knowledge, encourages cooperation, innovation and inspires new ideas through the Library and Archives collections, events, cultural activities, and the Museum.
Discover our Resources
Monday - Friday
8.30 a.m. - 5.30 p.m.
The Library & Archives are closed on weekends and UN Geneva official holidays, as well as during our yearly inventory in late December.
In the context of the COVID-19 pandemic situation, the Library & Archives is open by appointment. Find more information on this page.
Official Holidays for 2021 at the United Nations Office at Geneva:
|Friday 1 January New Year’s Day||Tuesday 20 July Eid al-Adha|
|Friday 2 April Good Friday||Monday 2 August Swiss National Day (Observed)**|
|Monday 5 April Easter Monday||Thursday 9 September Jeûne genevois|
|Thursday 13 May Eid Al-Fitr (Observed)*||Friday 24 December Christmas Day|
|Monday 24 May Whit Monday|
Guided tours of the Library, Archives and the Museum can be organized upon request, including for external visitors and
groups. Visitors can request separate visits of the three services, or any combination of the visits.
Visits can be organized in several languages.