Online exhibitions

These are public collections curated by our editors. Browse the exhibitions below or contact us if you have an idea for your own exhibition.

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H.H. Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak

H.H. Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak was born in Al Hayer in Al Ain in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, where she studied the Holy Quran and its interpretation as well as the Hadith (saying of the Prophet).

Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan audio files, Part One

There follows audio files of Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan speaking on important topics on different occasions during his lifetime.  Each section of this exhibition will provide a heading so that the viewer can identify the subject matter of the recordings.

All recordings are in Arabic.

Author: UAE National Library and Archives

Historical overview on the development of Infrastructure in the UAE

The United Arab Emirates is famous at home and abroad for having developed its infrastructure at breakneck speed.  Most of this development has taken place in recent years although it is worthy of note that it started even before the Trucial States became a country following the Union of the seven emirates.

Early Healthcare in the Emirates

Prior to the mid-1940s, traditional medicine was the only form of healthcare available to the people in the Trucial States. Only a handful of families could afford modern healthcare for which they had to travel abroad.

Moments in History - 50th Anniversary of the United Arab Emirates

The 2 December 2021 marks 50 years of progress since the United Arab Emirates was created on 2 December 1971.  Individual Emirates have made huge progress in construction, localized projects and the social welfare of their citizens.  However, there have also been many milestones on a federal level and it is some of these that the National Library and Archives of the United Arab Emirates sets ou