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AUBCAT - Library Catalog: Home

A guide on how to use the Online Library Catalog to find books, theses, course reserves and other library materials, and on how to create an account allowing you to put items on hold, renew items online, and save searches.

What does AUBCAT search

AUBCAT houses all the resources that are physically available at the library. These resources include but not limited to:

  • Periodicals
  • Books
  • Photographs
  • Newspapers
  • Videos
  • Theses/Dissertations/Projects
  • Reference


Keyword search will find words in titles, authors, subject headings, notes and other fields.


AUBCAT is the AUB Online Libraries Catalog. It allows users to access the bibliographic information of the holdings of AUB libraries:

  1. Jafet Library
  2. Engineering & Architecture Library
  3. Saab Medical Library 
  4. Science & Agriculture Library.

AUBCAT does not provide access to articles of journals and magazines owned by the library (except for three AUB serial publications Berytus, al-Abhath, and Middle East Economic Papers).

AUBCAT is accessible from the AUB homepage/AUB Libraries - Library Catalog, or directly at:

How to Search AUBCAT

The catalog can be searched by using Basic Search, Advanced Search, Course Number, Instructor Name... 

If you are having problems call ext: 2620/1; 2659 or E-mail:

Subject Guide

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Alberto Haddad
Jafet Library-American University of Beirut
961 1 350000 ext. 2990-2620