19 April - 21:44Macron sparks Turkish anger by meeting Syrian Kurds
French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday hosted representatives of the Kurdish-led force that defeated Islamic State (IS) extremists in Syria, drawing a sharp rebuke from Turkey's foreign ministry.... READ MORE
18 April - 18:11Turkey council confirms ban on pro-Kurdish elected officials
17 April - 18:32Pro-Kurdish deputy injured in Turkey election protest
13 April - 15:00Syria Kurds return 25 Yazidis freed from IS to Iraq
Monday Tuesday,Thursday and Friday from 13.00 to 19.00
Wednesday from 15.30 to 19.00
(The library is closed Sunday)
The Kurdish Institute maintains the largest Kurdish Library in
the Western World.
This library contains over 10,000 monographs about the Kurds, in 25 languages, several tens of thousands of published documents, collections of reviews and newspapers, photographs, videos, post cards and posters, as well as audio archives and music recordings.
This rich documentation fills over a third of the Institute's premises as well as a substantial part of its warehouse, located in a Paris suburb. References to these monographs and the principal documents have been computerized.