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Hours of Operation

Library hours Summer 2021, May 25 to August 21

Summer 2021 Library hours, on campus and online

Abu Dhabi & Dubai

Sunday to Thursday

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

Friday:  Closed

Saturday Closed

 

Dubai Library & Learning Commons gender access

Female

Sunday – Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m

Male & Graduate Students

Sunday – Thursday

2:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

 

Abu Dhabi Library & Learning Commons gender access

Sunday (Female)

Monday (Male)

Tuesday (Female)

Wednesday (Male)

Thursday (Female)

Ground and first floor:

All students may access the gender-specific areas on the ground and first floor at all times the library is in operation.

Second and third floor:

Students’ access to these floors the gender-specific. ZU employees may use any part of the library at any time. 

Book Delivery Service:

The Male and Female Learning Commons (Ground and First Floors) are open to their respective genders during all library operating hours.  Library materials (on the Second and Third Floors) may be requested from the Male or Female Learning Commons desks on days when their opposite genders have access to the regular library collections.  These requests can be made through the Zayed University Library Catalog or in person at the respective Learning Commons desk.

Regular Hours

Online Service Hours (for both libraries)

Reference Services for general inquiries, and research support, is fully online via Online Chat and Online Appointment system 

Online  
Sunday 8:00am - 5:00pm   
 
Monday 8:00am - 5:00pm   
 
Tuesday 8:00am - 5:00pm  
 
Wednesday 8:00am - 5:00pm   
 
Thursday 8:00am - 5:00pm   
 
Friday Closed  
Saturday

12:00pm - 5:00pm

Online chat only

 

   

 

The Libraries are closed during national holidays. Online Chat Reference service is not available during holidays, but questions can be submitted and will be answered by Librarians over email as soon as working hours resume.

In-person visit service hours

Abu Dhabi* Dubai
Sunday 9:00am - 3:00pm (women) 9:00am - 1:00pm (women)
1:15pm - 3:00pm (men & graduate students)
Monday 9:00am - 3:00pm (men & graduate students) 9:00am - 1:00pm (women)
1:15pm - 3:00pm (men & graduate students)
Tuesday 9:00am - 3:00pm (women) 9:00am - 1:00pm (women)
1:15pm - 3:00pm (men & graduate students)
Wednesday 9:00am - 3:00pm (men & graduate students) 9:00am - 1:00 pm (women)
1:15pm - 3:00pm (men & graduate students)
Thursday 9:00am - 3:00pm (women) 9:00am - 1:00pm (women)
1:15pm - 3:00pm (men & graduate students)
Friday Closed Closed
Saturday

Online only

Online only

(see online hours above)

(see online hours above)

The Libraries are closed during national holidays. Online Chat Reference service is not available during holidays, but questions can be submitted and will be answered by Librarians over email as soon as working hours resume.

*Abu Dhabi Note:  The Male and Female Learning Commons (First and Ground Floors) are open to their respective genders during all library operating hours.  Library materials (on the Second and Third Floors) may be requested from the Male or Female Learning Commons desks on days when their opposite genders have access to the regular library collections.  These requests can be made through the Zayed University Library Catalog or in person at the respective Learning Commons desk.

*Dubai Note:  Any hours that are for women, both undergraduate and graduate women may use the library.

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