The Public library of the Hamida Barmaki Organization for the Rule of Law (HBORL) contains hundreds of books from all areas of law. The main languages are Farsi/Dari, Pashto, English and Arabic. In addition, library users have access to a growing e-Library that consists of a multitude of scanned documents and online resources. The library is consistently growing. The Organization highly appreciates book donations.

Access to the library

The Organization’s library is only open for law professionals and other academics collaborating with the organization. Library membership is free but registration is required. All users must accept and sign the library policy before accessing the resources for the first time. The privilege of using the library can be restricted or withdrawn by the librarian if circumstances warrant this.

Opening Hours

The Library is open from Saturday to Wednesday, from 08:30 am to 03:30 pm.  It is closed on Thursdays and Fridays as well as on Public Holidays.

Exclusion of Liability

Users are required to take care of their personal belongings brought into the building. The Hamida Barmaki Organization is not liable for any loss, destruction or damage of personal property of library users, including laptops.