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LLT in Motion


Databases are selected upon faculty recommendations and are reviewed annually by librarians and faculty liaisons. Database use is subject to copyright laws as well as provider terms and conditions.

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New Exhibit


Van Leo's Legacy Exhibition

November 20, 2021 - 7 pm

February 20, 2022 - 9 pm

AUC Tahrir Square

On the occasion of what would have been his 100th birthday, Van Leo’s legacy is celebrated this year with a season-long extended exhibition displaying a rare selection from the Pandora box of the Rare Books and Special Collections Library and hosted by the Future Gallery in the Tahrir Cultural Center (TCC), AUC. The exhibit features more than 150 photographs, including some of his iconic portraits and never seen ones before.

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November 28, 2021

Join a Study Room

All you will need is your AUC email to join our next study session. Simply log in, turn your camera on if you like, and start studying with others. You can download one of our library background images to virtually place yourself in the library. Read More.

November 17, 2021

Alumni Library Membership

Alumni can now apply for library membership. For more information and to apply, visit this link.

October 25, 2021

Inaugural exhibit for AUC President Ahmad Dallal

An inaugural exhibit for AUC President Ahmad Dallal opens today in the Richard and Kerry Bartlett Exhibition Hall, AUC Library, 3rd floor. You can also view the exhibit online.

e-Books Collections

Search our growing collection of over 400,000 e-books.

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