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Applications and Registrations

Register in QNL to Check Online Resources

  • Last Updated 23 Oct, 2022
  • Service Type : E-Service
  • Service Mode : Online
  • Service Provider : Qatar National Library
  • Service Classification : G2C
  • Topic : Culture, Arts and Media
Intended Audience
Citizen: Parent, Employee
Resident: Parent, Employee

Service Description

Qatar National Library (QNL) provides all its registered members from citizens and residents in the State of Qatar with a free online access to a vast and diversified collection of online resources. These resources include the latest bestsellers, classical works, concerts, top academic journals and documentaries.

Please register yourself in QNL first in order to be able to check the online resources.

Online Instructions

To register the membership of adults aged 18 years and above:

  • Fill out the online form and enter all your necessary details.
  • Tick the acknowledgment checkbox to confirm that you agree with the membership's registration terms.
  • Upload a copy of your QID (front and back sides) and submit your application.

To register the membership of children and young adults up to 17 years of age:

  • Fill out the online form and enter all your child's details.
  • Tick the acknowledgment checkboxes to confirm that you understand that the materials accessed by your child are completely your responsibility, and that you agree with the membership's registration terms.
  • Upload a copy of your child's QID (front and back sides).
  • Select the relationship to your child.
  • Upload a copy of your QID (front and back sides) and submit your application.

To check online resources:

  • Click on "Login" at the top right-hand side of the QNL homepage.
  • Type your Library Barcode and PIN number.
  • Click on "Online Resources" in the list at the bottom of the page, and select the resource you want to check.

Additional Information

  • Registration in QNL is limited only to citizens and residents in the State of Qatar.
  • Please keep the barcode number given to you upon finishing the registration process.
  • You can visit the QNL branch at the HBKU Student Center at Education City. In this branch, a relevant employee is in charge of obtaining an electronic copy of your ID card or residence permit for those aged 18 years and above, or submitting the signed Terms and Conditions Form, along with a copy of Qatari ID and residence permit of the parent and child for those under 17 years.
  • Official working hours of QNL branch at the HBKU Student Center: From 10:00 AM to 06:00 PM from Sunday to Thursday.
  • Most of the resources provided by QNL are subject to license terms and conditions on which QNL has agreed with the suppliers of these resources and the extent of using these resources is only limited to citizens and residents of the State of Qatar.
  • All resources provided by QNL are intended for individual use, not for a commercial one.
  • For any enquiries and more information about registration in QNL, please email: circreg@qf.org.qa.

Fees

No fees are required for this service.

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