Holders of a valid UN official badge can access the Library upon presenting the badge to the Security officer at the entrance to the Motta Building.
All others wishing to consult the Library resources should remember the following:
- Check our opening hours
- Bring your official photo ID (passport, national ID card) for security clearance
Opening Hours - 2013
The OHCHR Library is open Monday to Friday, from 9:00 to 12:30 and from 14:00 to 17:00.
The Library is closed on official holidays of the United Nations Office at Geneva (UNOG), as well as between Christmas and New Year and Fridays following Ascension Day and Jeûne Genevois.
- New Year
- Good Friday
- Easter Monday
- Whit Monday
- Swiss National Day
- Eid al-Fitr
- Jeûne genevois
- Eid al-Adha
The OHCHR Library is located at 48 Avenue Giuseppe Motta in Geneva, Switzerland. Here is the link to Google Maps with our location http://goo.gl/qMn3T
From Geneva Train Station (Gare Cornavin) take Bus 8 going in the direction OMS to the bus stop Motta. Check the TPG website for the bus schedule.