The AUS library is integral to the academic life of the university and has provided needed resources and services since the inception of the university. A separate purpose-built, state-of-the-art library opened in 2006. The library building is located next to the main building in the center of the campus, with a total of 8,750 square meters of usable space, on three floors.
The facility houses: an “information commons” computer environment; two computer classrooms for teaching information literacy and research skills; printers, photocopiers and scanners; books, periodicals and media collections; study spaces, including group study and presentation rooms; media preview rooms; library services desk; self-checkout stations; university archives; library technical services; and library administration offices.
AUS Library Tour