American Univesity of Beirut

 Library Services (Visitors)


The University Libraries welcome guests and researchers from around the world. Visitors wishing to use the University Libraries are kindly requested to fill this Form​.

Visitor’s membership categories and fees

​Borrower CategoryFee​ (Plus 11% VAT)Period​Borrowing Privileges
Visiting Researchers (Access only)
3 months 
1 year 
​Building use
​Building use
Visiting Researchers (Borrowing Privileges)
6 months 
1 year ​
2 books / 4 weeks
5 books / 4 weeks
AUB Affiliates
Affiliation period
Building use 
Borrowing books requires  payment of a fee  (same as individual researchers)
Registration Certificate is required​
Paid via bank transfer
​1 year
​​60 books / 4 weeks​
​​Research Centers
Registration Certificate is required​
Paid via bank transfer
​30 books / 4 weeks​​
Individual researchers and AUB affiliates are required to present the following documents:
  • ​​University ID
  • Passport​
  • Letter from supervisor/employer/head of department showing the need for research​​.

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