Who We Are
The World Maritime University was established in 1983 within the frameowrk of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), a specialized agency of the United Nations. Since this time the WMU Library has been operating to support and assist in teaching and research at the university.
The WMU Library houses approximately twenty-five thousand print titles pertinent to the study of maritime affairs. Additionally, the library subscribes to several major databases and full-text journals offering online access to scores of thousands more titles, as well as statistical and report databases of import to the maritime sector.