Library / documentation center

Welcome to the ILO Information Centre in Jakarta

The Information Centre in the ILO’s Indonesia is a source of knowledge on the world of work and work-related issues. It serves as hub for information on established and emerging work issues, sustainable livelihoods, and the work-related aspects of economic and social development, technological change and human rights in the region.

The Library’s database, Labordoc, contains all ILO publications since 1919 in a variety of languages. It also stores a wide range of printed and electronic material - including journals, articles, reports and training manuals - from other valuable sources, including research centers, NGO’s and other national and multi-lateral organizations. There is a particular emphasis on material from and about developing and transition countries. Approximately 500 new records are added every month.

The Information Centre is also part of the ILO’s Global Information Network and works closely with other ILO libraries in the region and the ILO Library at Headquarters in Geneva.

The ILO also maintains a website on Knowledge Sharing that includes the ILO's Knowledge Strategy, an inventory of ILO activities, and selected policies from other international organizations. It also offers a Knowledge Sharing Toolkit, giving details of key knowledge sharing concepts and methods, so allowing you to identify which techniques will work best for you.

Visitors from inside and outside the ILO is welcome to make use of the Information Centre's collection.

Opening hours

The Information Centre is open to the general public Monday to Friday 08:00 – 12:00 and 13:00 – 15:30. It is closed on public holidays.

For further information please contact:

ILO Information Centre
Gedung Menara Thamrin, 22nd floor
Jl. MH Thamrin kav. 3
Jakarta Pusat 10250

Tel: +62213913112
Fax: +622139838959