SBF in the News



The role of scientists in creating a path to peace in times of hostility was explored at the inaugural session of the Science Book Forum, which took place at Qatar National Library on 16 October 2018... More

NASA’s InSight Mission made a successful landing on Mars yesterday, and the event was streamed live at Qatar National Library. The InSight Mission is NASA’s first Mars landing since 2012 ...More

Floods and tsunamis are among the most destructive natural disasters and can severely impact the ecosystem, coastlines and landforms. Although Qatar is predominantly an arid desert environment...More

Young scientists, students, and researchers learned about the importance of renewable energy in the latest edition of the Library’s Science Book Forum, which took place today at Qatar National Library...More

Dr. Nicholas Middleton from the School of Geography and the Environment at the University of Oxford, discussed on 12 May 2019 the unique phenomena of dust storms that occur in deserts, sharing with participants their origin, evolution and how they have shaped Qatar’s landscape and environment...More

Qatar National Library’s latest installment of its Science Book Forum took a closer look at the significance of the Earth’s ice caps to Qatar and its people... More

In October, the Science Book Forum participated in its first international event at the Frankfurt Book Fair in Germany...More

To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the discovery of the periodic system, the Library joined the Science India Forum Qatar (SIFQ), Qatar Foundation, and Texas A&M University at Qatar for a day of engaging scientific events on 23 November 2019 at the Library. More