The Old Library is not accepting used book donations.

Library Information


November Timings:

Sat-Thurs: 10am – 6pm
Friday: Closed

Closed Public Holidays – December 1st-3rd


The Old Library is happy to welcome members back into the library!

As per guidelines from Emaar and the CDA, the library will operate with a capacity of 15 people. 

What’s Up at the Old Library


Dubai’s Oldest English Library Completes 50 Glorious Years

Delilah Rodrigues of the Khaleej Times wrote a fantastic piece about the ...
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Lady Margaret Bullard and the Old Library

Check out this article in Gulf News about Lady Margaret Bullard, who ...
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The Library turns 50!

You may not know this, but your library turns 50 this year! ...
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