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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. 

National legislation

  1. The ILO Library is home to one of the world’s largest collections of national labour legislation. The collection contains consolidated laws, statues, decrees and gazettes for over 180 countries and territories in their original languages.

    The ILO's International Labour Standards Department reviews legislation for its NATLEX database of national labour law. NATLEX serves as an index of the labour laws found in the official gazettes and other legal compilations.

    Check out our guide on National Labour Law for more information on researching legislation at the ILO.