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 - 2019
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 the Ascension Day and Jeûne Jenevoise.
1 January |
|- New Year |
- Good Friday
- Easter Monday
- Eid al-Fitr
|- Whit Monday|
- Swiss National
- Eid al-Adha
- Jeûne Jenevoise
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.