Studies & Manuscript Division
incunabula (book printed in Ethiopia before 1935) ancient maps, &
off-prints of journals related to Ethiopia published domestically and
abroad by any author, any language, in any country are the main collections
of this section. The manuscript section of this division consists of rare
books, fine arts and special collections in different languages of Ethiopia
mainly in Geez (an ancient Ethiopian language). This
section keep open & offers service for scholars,
researchers, and those who have recommendation letter.
Photocopy and Reading.
to Friday 8:30a.m. 6:00p.m.
Saturday to Sunday 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
section of library consists of textbooks, Reference books, periodicals,
conference proceedings, patents, fictions and Amharic literature. It
s for college students & government employees.
Photocopy, Reference, Consultancy, Training, loan, Regestration, Reading and Internet.
student and above.
Hours : Monday to Saturday 8:45 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Saturday to Sunday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
section collectscurrent periodicals and Newspapers published locally and in any other coutries.
working Hours : Monday to Saturday 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday to Sunday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m
section collects three copies of all books, periodicals & non-book
materials published and recorded locally in any language by any
author. It compiles the Ethiopian National Bibliography and keeps open
only in working hours. It provides services for researchers only, if
documents are not found in the reference & documentation, &
Ethiopian studies & manuscript division. This section keeps those materials mainly for historical and future generation cosumption.
Photocopy, ISBN Registration and Reading.
and other users
ISBN Registrationprovides ISBN (International System Book Number) for publishers.
Working Hours: Monday
8:30a.m. to Friday 5:30p.m.
Repository and Research
photographs, charts, plans and other documents on general national matters
are available. This division is open for service from Monday to Friday at
and other scholars
Hours: Monday 8:30a.m. to Friday 5:30 p.m.
- Saturday from 2:30a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
and Microfiche Library
and microfiche taken on ancient historical manuscripts and important
prints are available. It is open for service from Monday to Friday at
Service: Reading Users:
and other scholars.
8:30 a.m. to Friday 5:30 p.m.
and E-mail services
and Library of Ethiopia with partnership of World Bank established
Development Information Services Center. This section provide
Internet and E-mail services for different users. Specially for
researchers, students, employee of government and non-government institutions, senior
citizen, and disabled person,
on average 500 users per months.
Working Hours: Monday
8:45a.m. to Friday 7:30p.m.
Users: researchers in the area of HIV/AIDS, University and college
students, Government and non-government institutions. working Hours:
8:45am to Friday 7:30pm
computer center together with the appropriate teams, is building the
following database In Micro-CDS/ISIS in its effort to improve access to
2. Archives description list database
3. Microfilm Library database
4. Reference & Documentation database
5. Acquisition &
Union Catalogue Database
6. Library catalogue database.