When the National Library opens, we will offer a wide variety of books in English and Arabic, including bestsellers, classics, graphic novels, and nonfiction. We will also feature e-books, DVDs, CDs, audiobooks, magazines, journals, and much more. While you are waiting for our opening day, please enjoy these links below to reader resources, online books, awards, and more.
ALA Teens’ Top Ten Books English
See the list of Top 10 books as voted on by teens across the country during Teen Read Week.
The Hunger Games Web Site English
Visit Scholastic’s official page for this popular series, and learn more about the author and her books as well as play games and watch videos.
Randa Abdel-Fattah Website English
Learn more about the Australian author of Does My Head Look Big in This and Ten Things I Hate About Me, two books about Muslim teens coping with life outside of their home countries.
Official Harry Potter Website English
Visit J.K. Rowling’s website for all things Harry Potter.
Official Website of Stephenie Meyer English
Twilight fans will find lots of fun info about the author, her books, and the movies based on them on this website.
Teen Reads English
This website highlights authors, new books, and more just for teens.
Qatar National Library (QNL), in collaboration with Hamad Bin Khalifa University Press (HBKU Press), and the Goethe-Institut Gulf Region, has launched the second workshop of the ‘Books - Made in Qatar’ initiative. The workshop is dedicated to the development of Qatari illustrators and is being organized as part of the official Qatar Germany 2017 Year of Culture program.
Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra (QPO) and Qatar National Library (QNL) have collaborated to curate playlists that can be streamed for free by all residents of Qatar, who have a membership with QNL, through the Naxos Music Library’s online database.