Neighborhood Libraries

Where
Émirats arabes unis
When
2016
Objectifs clefs de la mesure:
The National Library of Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority (TCA) is currently opening new branches across the emirate of Abu Dhabi to expand library services to all areas and spread cultural awareness.
Principale caractéristique de la mesure:
The four-story Corniche Library is the largest among this new breed of neighborhood libraries which offer a wide range of audio-visual materials, viewing screens and internet facilities, as well as self-service options such as self-checkout service. Dedicated areas for children’s book and books on the UAE and Arabian Gulf, exhibitions areas and areas for live performance are some of the main features of these libraries. In addition to the Corniche Library, new libraries are coming up at Abu Dhabi Mall, Mezyad Mall, Al Raha Mall, Al Nahayan Camp and Al Ain Mall.
Objectif(s) de la Convention 2005 de l'UNESCO
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Cultural Value Chain
Distribution
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