Opening Hours

Saturdays - Thursdays
Children's Multimedia Library | 10:15 - 15:30
National Library | 09:15 - 17:30


Use our Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) to search books available in the library. Members may renew their loans or reserve books.


Browse our downloads section. Available downloads include national bibliography, forms, newsletter etc.

Training Workshop: Advance Classification and Cataloguing Workshop


National Library held a 3 day workshop on advance classification and cataloguing training, aimed at individuals working in the library field. The training was carried out from 23-25 August 2016.

Cataloguing training session

Male' City: Cleaning Campaign


National Library staff participates in the largest Male' city cleaning campaign conducted by the Somerset Hotel. Campaign partners include Cathay Pacific, Ministry of Environment and Energy, Maldives National Defence Force, Maldives Police Service, Waste Management Corporation and Coca Cola company. The campaign was carried out on 29th July.

Cleaning campaign photo