Tour of the Dag Hammarskjold Library- May 24, 2018

ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee invites you to a tour of the

Dag Hammarskjöld Library At the United Nations, New York City

When:  Thursday, May 24 from 1:30 PM-4:00 PM

Program Organizer and Moderator:

Prof. Kanu A. Nagra, Chair ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee

Those attending should meet at the entrance at 46th Street and 1st Avenue at 1: 20 PM.

For complete directions to the UN, visit

RSVP is required. Tour is free and for ACRL/NY members only. Space is limited to 20 participants.

RSVP on this link by Monday, May 14th 2018

More details about the tour are below

A Tour of the Dag Hammarskjöld Library at the United Nations


  • Thursday, May 24, 2018
  • 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM

What to Bring

  • Photo ID (Driver’s license or passport preferred).
  • Please travel light to make access and visit to the Library easy.

Where to Meet

  • We will meet at the visitor’s entrance on 1st Ave between 45th and 46th Streets at1:20 PM on Thursday May 24th, 2018
  • Please read the security information provided by the UN’s Visitors Services.
  • If you require special assistance (e.g. use a wheel chair or has a guide dog), please let us know prior to the tour date.

Tour Contents

  • Library tour including stacks (UN and League of Nations documents and publications)

and  Book Store

  • Welcome by Dag Hammarskjöld Library
  • Presentation about the Dag Hammarskjöld Library and UN libraries -briefings on services, topics or work areas of interest followed by a Q & A.


Dr. Kanu A. Nagra

Chair, ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee

Dr. Kanu A. Nagra
Associate Professor & E-resources Librarian
Borough of Manhattan Community College, CUNY
199 Chambers Street, New York, NY 10007
Phone : 212-220-8000 x 7487