the ZU library catalog to search for books, e-books, journals
and other ZU library resources. Search by author, title or subject.
at the library reference desk to find out about how to borrow any
materials not held at Zayed University. Inter-library loan services
are usually available.
The items in our library are classified according to the Library of Congress Classification System
World book catalogs and resources
World Cat: is the most comprehensive, worldwide bibliographic resource available. Note: This is a database subscription, and only one database user can access this at a time.
The European Library: The
European Library is an internet portal which offers access to the
combined resources (books, magazines, journals.... - both digital and
non-digital) of the 45 national libraries of Europe. It offers free
searching and can deliver digital objects - some free, some priced.
Google Book Search:
Google Book Search is compiled from both publisher information, giving
you the option to buy the resources, and resources from the Google
Books Library Project. This project gives access to several world
library catalogs, and will make the full text of the book available
online when it is out of copyright.
Project Gutenberg's collection of more than 10,000 mostly consists of older literary works that are in the public domain.
Online Books Page
Listing over 20,000 free books on the Web.
Information about books
and world-wide bibliographic data
Books in Print
at the Reference Desk for passwords needed for access.
Review of academic books and electronic resources
books are the copies of entire books accessible through the
Internet, usually via subscription. ZU provides access to several
electronic book repositories, though ease of access may depend
upon the Internet connection and time of the day.
are searchable by author, title and subject through the Library's
and database resources are available to ZU students and Faculty
An extensive database offering access to
thousands of full-text
To access this collection of 566 titles various subjects
business and health, follow this link then create
your own account (click on "Create Account"
and fill in the blanks).
site offers a collection of subscribed technical and
computer-related books selected by Zayed University
faculty and staff. Selections are updated periodically.