Posted by: bluesyemre | October 25, 2013

The American University of Sharjah Library pictures by Emre Hasan Akbayrak

The building utilizes a zoned approach that provides spaces for quiet study, group study, computing and technology-enriched learning, media viewing, browsing, and instruction.

Library Facilities Include:

  • The technology-rich “Information Commons“, an integrated research and computing environment located on the ground and first floors. Equipment includes fast, powerful computers, scanners (A3 and A4), printers (b/w and color), and DVD burners. For more detailed information go to the Information Common’s Computer and Software pages.
  • 20 group study rooms with whiteboards and data/power connections for laptops.
  • Presentation practice rooms (4) with ceiling mounted projectors and laptop hookups.
  • No-Talking zones for those who need silent study spaces.
  • The Writing Center, providing one-on-one tutoring sessions to boost writing skills, is located on the ground floor of the library building.
  • A bookstore and cafe are located just across from the library entrance.

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