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ILO Library Reading Room
The reading room of the ILO Library is open. We are available Monday to Friday by appointment only. To Book a Librarian, please email us at

External researchers wishing to conduct research are invited to make an appointment by contacting our virtual information service at at least 48 hours before your visit. 

ILO Library
4 route des Morillons
CH-1211 Geneva 22

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Reference and research assistance

  1. We offer an enquiry service to help you navigate and find information on the world of work.

    Ask a Librarian to get:

    • Advice on where to find ILO sources of information;
    • Guidance on where to find national legislation or statistical data;
    • Support on how to begin a topic search, or to fill in gaps in research that is already underway.
    • Any ILO documents such as ILO Conventions, working papers, special studies, articles, reports of the Governing Body and International Labour Conference.