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ILO Library
4 route des Morillons
CH-1211 Geneva 22 Switzerland

The reading room of the ILO Library is currently closed for renovations and will remain inaccessible until the end of June 2023. Nevertheless, our librarians can help with any information requests through For external visitors who plan to use our facilities upon reopening, please submit your requests to at least 48 hours before your visit. This advance notice will help us prepare and ensure a productive and smooth visit. We appreciate your patience and cooperation as we improve our facilities to serve you better. 


ILO Library policies support the information needs and interests of the Organization and clients.

Our Collection Development Policy sets out guidelines for developing and maintaining our collections in all formats. It offers Library clients an overview of the nature of our collections and plans for future developments.

The Library Services Policy communicates the ILO Library service commitment for remote and on-site users.

The Partner Libraries Policy explains the scope of the partnership programme for disseminating ILO knowledge, including research, labour standards, labour law, and labour statistics through libraries around the world.

All policies are reviewed and updated on a regular basis.