The Old Library is in the Gold & Diamond Park – Building 7.
The Library is easily accessible by the Red Line Metro. Exit at the Equiti stop (formerly Um Al Sheif) and Gold & Diamond Park is immediately across from the metro station.
1. If you are coming from Abu Dhabi:
a. Take Exit 40 (the one just after the Equiti metro station) and turn right towards the metro station.
b. Park outside the Gold & Diamond Park – there’s plenty of RTA parking outside the First Abu Dhabi bank as well.
c. Walk up to the Gold & Diamond Park (entrance is just near the metro station) – you will see a road with Soho Café on the corner.
2. If you are coming from Sharjah:
a. Take Exit 39 and then follow the signs to Umm Suqeim
b. Stay in the left lane and follow signs to Hadaeq Mohammed bin Rashed Road
c. Immediately move over to the right and follow signs to Sharjah – you will then loop back onto Sheikh Zayed Road and you can then take Exit 40 and follow instructions as above.
d. Should you miss the Sharjah road and you end up going straight, go till the next signal (do not take the ramp) and take a U-turn under the bridge and you will come back to Sheikh Zayed Road, near Exit 40.