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Subject guides

Email the library to request a research guide for a specific subject or provide us resources to the existing subject guides. 

Course reserves 

Check out the textbooks reserved for your module. Email the library if you want to place library or personal items in the reserve list.

Module readings

Check all the readings for your modules. 

UAE copyright law

Know about the copyright law

Open Educational Resources (OER)

Open Educational Resources (OER) are teaching and learning materials that you may freely use and reuse at no cost, and without needing to ask permission. Unlike copyrighted resources, OER have been authored or created by an individual or organization that chooses to retain few, if any, ownership rights.


Request library instruction

If you wish to arrange for a library instruction please complete the form, allowing one week notice.

Interlibrary request 

 Cannot find full-text? We can provide you resources that are not available within our resources via Interlibrary Loan (ILL) service. Request it via WorldCat ‚Äčor email

Digital repository

Would you like to include your publication to the BUiD repository. Email us the details

Inform the library if you require any assistance. 

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United Arab Emirates

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