The National Archives’ “Zayed Audio Library” Application has a remarkable turnout.

The National Archives’ “Zayed Audio Library” Application has a remarkable turnout.

The National Archives’ “Zayed Audio Library” Application has a remarkable turnout.


The Application of the Audio library of the founding leader, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, launched by the National Archives - received a distinctive turnout. It includes hundreds of audio recordings addressing various local, Arab and international issues.

Due to the importance of its content, a large number of users have downloaded the smartphone App; Zayed Audio Library. The National Archives has offered the chance for free downloading the App from Apple Store link: http://goo.gl/ohBoQ6 and from Google Play link for Android devices: http://goo.gl/qC8IVf.

The National Archives has released the audio library smart App for its substantial role in promoting loyalty and belonging to the homeland, and as a response to requirements of the present time. Smart applications have not become a mere luxury or fun any longer, they are a necessity and essential factor. They are vital for swift communication with historians and researchers looking for the information available at the National Archives within the context of its interest in the history of the United Arab Emirates and its leaders who created its glories and civilization. The contents of the audio library allow the researchers and beneficiaries to access some of the National Archives’ treasures and holdings of the documented Memory of the Nation in the audio form. It brings back to the ears the warm voice of the founding leader Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, who spared no effort together with his fellow founding fathers to establish the nation and its prosperity. This application comes in line with achieving the objectives of the National Archives and its vision and mission.

The Audio library includes the words of Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan - in many areas and topics including political, economic, religious, educational and the affairs of the union, the UAE, women, youth and the leaders wisdom and others.

The National Archives collected the contents of the audio library from TV and radio interviews conducted with Sheikh Zayed and from the speeches he delivered in events and conferences. The audio recordings have been processed in the laboratories of the Presidential Archive at the National Archives to ensure a better quality of sound suitable with tablets and smart phones.

The search feature in the library allows you to conduct a search by the subject of the quote and its date, or by certain keywords, or by all of these tools together to have a more accurate selection. It is possible to listen to a quote or to all selected quotes on a certain subject or within a certain selected period. Although the app is user-friendly, it is still supported with a special help page that contains an operation manual.