Landmarks of Learning

Sharjah Libraries put a World of Knowledge Within Arm's Reach

Serving the Citizens of Sharjah

Sharjah’s libraries give easy access to books, references, scientific journals, letters, audio-visual aids, and other sources of information. With multiple locations scattered around the emirate, our resources and services benefit readers of all ages: academics, students, teachers, and the wider population.

6 Convenient Locations

Every Sharjah citizen has access to a Sharjah Public Library just a few minutes away:

  • Sharjah Cultural Square
  • Dhaid
  • Dibba Al Hosn
  • Kalba
  • Khor Fakkan
  • Wadi Al Helow

Helpful Services

Our libraries are staffed with qualified, courteous professionals who are happy to help you with:

  • Learning how to use our resources
  • Finding titles in our catalog
  • Becoming a member
  • Borrowing books
  • Booking one of our halls for private use
  • And much more

The Sharjah Literature Award

In collaboration with SBA, Sharjah Libraries host a yearly award for original research. The first prize is AED 15,000, with prizes for the first and second runner up.