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The library catalogue is a tool that enable users to check BAU Libraries print collection (Books, Journals, Theses, & Multimedia).

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Services & E-resources


The Library’s vision at Beirut Arab University is to enhance and develop library services in line with the University strategy of providing quality education and research, to follow up with technological developments to provide international e-service standards, and to support e-learning to enable libraries to become an educational center for users of the University and its community.


The University library administration constantly endeavors to achieve Beirut Arab University’s vision of supporting education and research by providing various information sources that fulfill the needs of users. In addition, the administration strives to supply information through international collaborative sources and networks. It also takes interest in developing human resources to accomplish anticipated future objectives.

Key Performance Indicators for Libraries (KPIs)

With the University’s attainment of an international institutional accreditation from the Foundation for International Business Administration Accreditation (FIBAA), the University libraries are working in line of a strategy based upon performance indicators to assess work and progress through international academic library standards such as the ones followed in the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), the International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA) and other libraries. University libraries have worked on achieving 45 KPIs (based on ISO11620) to develop and update library collections, electronic resources, economic services, information skills, document delivery, and digital libraries.

In addition, libraries have reached around 90% of ISO 16439 (standard of Assessing the impact of libraries).

“BAU libraries worked on Updating quality manual in 2020, and its translated version in 2022. Moreover, a risk management plan has also been established for libraries to be on the safe side.

BAU Meseum
BAU Meseum includes rich collection of heritage rarebooks and manuscripts from different civicliaztions. it is open for stduents, acadmeic staff, and BAU community to serve their research needs. for more details, please check this link:”

Opening Hours (Fall)

Monday to Thursday: 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Kindly note that you can always send your requests to your librarians through email , and get answers 24/24 hours.

Medical Library Opening Hours

Monday to Thursday: 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Opening Hours of the Dentistry Library

Monday to Thursday: 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Opening Hours in summer time and Ramadan

Monday to Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

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