Library Facilities


AAU Libraries, in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain, are equipped with necessary facilities that support the provision of information services. The table below indicates available facilities.

Facility Al Ain CampusTotal Abu Dhabi Campus Total
Book Shelves 32 36 68 19 21 40
Carrel Tables 11 24 35 22 20 42
Computers 29 27 56 29 29 58
Lockers 9 21 30 0 0 0
Prayer Room 1 0 1 0 0 0
Reading Tables 19 18 37 21 21 42
Study / Discussion Rooms 9 8 17 21 21 42
Photocopy Machine / Printer   1 1 2 1 2 3
WiFi Connection Available

Study & Discussion Rooms

  • Library members can book one room in the library for two hours.
  • Each “Study Room” has one desk and two seats. The room is suitable for one or two students.
  • Each “Discussion Room” has a table with six seats. The room is suitable for six students.
  • In addition to WiFi connection, the rooms are equipped with power and internet connection.
  • Material from the open shelves and the Library enquiry desk may be consulted in the rooms.
  • The rooms are available during the library opening hours.



  • Library user who needs a place for keeping books, laptops, etc. while vising the library, can rent one locker by AED 50.00 for one academic semester.
  • The keys for locker are available from the Service Desk. To get a key you will need your Library card and payment form. Only one key and one locker will be allocated per person.


Prayer Room

The female library in Al Ain campus provides the prayer room for female visitors.  For Abu Dhabi campus as well as the male library in Al Ain, the visitors can pray in the Mosque which is very close to the libraries.