Our local office maintains a reference library available for use by the Shell employees and their families. In addition to books and publications, we recommend you to visit the websites listed below for some general information about our location, other services and partner organizations.
Founded in 1990, Living Abroad provides comprehensive, quality and up-to-date country information, resources and tools at the best competitive value. Our Goal is to provide each customer with the information and tools they need to assimilate into their host country environment with ease and excitement. First as a publisher of printed country information, Living Abroad, LLC went online in 1997 changing their business model from advertising supported to subscription. In 2002 the current owners took over the day-to-day operations of the company. Since then they have expanded the number of destinations available, and created new online tools for their clients and their assignees.
Permits Foundation is an independent, not-for-profit organisation campaigning globally to improve work permit regulations to make it easier for partners of expatriate staff to gain employment during an international assignment. The website has useful links to partner work permit regulations around the globe. Shell is one of the founder sponsors.
Expatriate Archive Centre
The Expatriate Archive Center's mission is to collect, preserve, promote and make accessible a collection of primary source materials, documenting the global social history of expatriate life.
Partnerjob.com aims to facilitate the geographical mobility of dual career partners by offering a unique worldwide database where employers can connect with international candidates and where talented candidates can find global job opportunities in preparation for their next move.
Major corporations and organizations that value global mobility and spouse support are members of Partnerjob.com, a non-profit association.