Frequently asked questions

1. Who was Sergio Vieira De Mello?
2. Where is Sergio Vieira De Mello - UN Library located?
3 . How do I become a member of Sergio Vieira De Mello - UN Library?
4 . What services can I get from the Library?
5 . When is the Library open?
6 . Are the computers in the cyberspace for use by the public?
7 . How can I borrow a book if am not physically in the Library?

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Who was Sergio Vieira De Mello?
Membership is open to all members of Academic, Social communities who may be interested in research on various topics and subject areas. The books, periodicals and other reference materials can be read in the Library by any of our clients. However only the UN Staff members are allowed to borrow any of these materials.

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Where is Sergio Vieira De Mello - UN Library?
Membership is open to all members of Academic, Social communities who may be interested in research on various topics and subject areas. The books, periodicals and other reference materials can be read in the Library by any of our clients. However only the UN Staff members are allowed to borrow any of these materials.

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How do I become a member of Sergio Vieira De Mello - UN Library?
Membership is open to all members of Academic, Social communities who may be interested in research on various topics and subject areas. The books, periodicals and other reference materials can be read in the Library by any of our clients. However only the UN Staff members are allowed to borrow any of these materials.
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What services can I get from the Library?
Our Library offers services ranging from:
1. Reference Services
2. Loan and Circulation
3. Selective Dissemination of Information (SDI)
4. Internet Services
5. Online Databases
6. Guided tours
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Library opening and closing hours:

Monday to Thursday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Weekends and Public Holidays CLOSED
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Are the computers in the cyberspace for use by all users?
Yes, the computers in the Library are basically ONLY for research purposes by the meeting delegates, scholars both national and international and the general public interested in doing research work.
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Can I borrow a Library material if I am not physically present in the Library?
Only UN staff members can borrow materials from the Library and/or request for reservation of any material they may be interested with. However, they can only borrow materials by physically visiting the Library within the UN Complex in Gigiri.

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