Access

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:

Opening Hours - 2017

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 Friday following Ascension Day.

2 January
14 April
17 April
25 May
5 June

- New Year 
- Good Friday
- Easter Monday 
- Ascension 
- Whit Monday

26 June
1 August
1 September
25 December

- Eid al-Fitr 
- Swiss National 
- Eid al-Adha 
- Christmas


Location

The OHCHR Library is located at 48 Avenue Giuseppe Motta in Geneva, Switzerland. Here is the link to an online map with our location

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.


Resources
Contact information

Tel.: +41 22 928 9790
Fax: +41 22 928 9065
E-mail: library@ohchr.org

Postal address:
OHCHR-Library
8-14 Avenue de la Paix, CH-1211
Geneva 10 
SWITZERLAND