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University Libraries COVID-19 Updates: Services and Resources

This page contains all information related to the AUB University Libraries' current operations in response to the COVID-19 outbreak work challenges. 


Working Hours:

All AUB Libraries are closed until further notice. However, library staff are coming to work and providing remote services to users. 

All in-person Library events and workshops are canceled until further notice.  

Research Services: 

Thesis Help: Services and resources including access to the Thesis Manual  and the  Guidelines to LDEM capstone projects.

E-resources:

Document Delivery Services (DDS): Order articles not found in the library e-resources.

Teaching: 

  • Embed a librarian remotely in your class to help you identify resources for your teaching and to help your students with their class assignments and research. 
  • NEW Online Workshops:  To schedule virtual library workshops, please contact jftref@aub.edu.lb, or call ext. 2620/2629

Scanning Course Materials: Faculty members are welcome to request the scanning of course readings from the library collection. Library staff will scan and email the material in PDF format within 24 hours. libreserve@aub.edu.lb

Borrowing Books: Please send us a list of the books you need. Library staff will prepare the books and will notify you when the books are ready for pick-up from AUB Jafet library entrance, any time between 8:00 am and 4:30 pm. NOTE: you need to show your AUB ID in order to enter the campus and to check the books outCall 2619/2620, or email us at cc05@aub.edu.lb, jftref@aub.edu.lb .

NEW Library Overdue Fines Have Been Waived: The University Libraries are exceptionally waiving all overdue loan fees for checked-out books and other library materials until further notice.

NEW Renewing  Borrowed Items: The loan period for all borrowed items has been extended till May 25, 2020. You don't need to renew library items for now. For information: cc05@aub.edu.lb

Returning Borrowed Items: You can return borrowed items to Jafet library any time before 4:30 pm during week days. cc05@aub.edu.lbjftref@aub.edu.lb

Check your Library AccountSee what items you have checked-out and view their status.

Public Statement of Library Copyright Specialists: Fair Use & Emergency Remote Teaching & Research

Need other remote services? Email: jftref@aub.edu.lb, or call exts. 2620/2629.