To help UNESCO-CWR in fulfilling its objectives, a library was established hoping later to be center for information and documentation in the field of Water Resources and related sciences. Currently the library holdings reached more than 3000 copies of books and references, proceedings of conferences, periodicals, and thesis for Higher Diploma, M.Sc. and PhD. The documents are mostly in English. It includes also in the division of e-library a number of compact discs (CD’s) and electronic books. Annually the library receives new collections. The main reading room of the library accommodates about 35 researchers at any one time.
The services range from using computers, World Wide Web searching to book lending and information retrieving through the library bibliographic database system.
The library is open to all UNESCO Chair in Water Resources Researchers , students and staff, and to visitors. The services provided by the library include searching the Online Access Catalogue (OPAC), and access to digital repository.