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IAU Library Basics: Opening Hours

Opening Hours

Library Hours

The libraries at the Directorate of library affairs open as per the following schedule:

Central Library (Male) Building A3

1. During the Semester:

  • Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 08:00 AM -  08:00 PM
  • Saturday: 10:00 A.M - 03:00 P.M
  • Friday: Closed.

2. During Examination:

  • Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Saturday: 10:00 am - 03:00 pm.
  • Friday - Closed  

3. During Ramadan:

  • Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 10:00 A.M -  03:00 P.M and after Taraweeh 9:30 P.M. - 12:30 A.M
  • Friday and Saturday: Closed.

4. During the Semester and Summer Break:

  • Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 08:00 A.M -  02:45 P.M
  • Friday and Saturday: Closed.

 

Central Libraries for Female Students (Building-20, and Rayyan Campus)

  • Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • Thursday - 08:00 AM to 02:30 PM
  • Friday and Saturday - Closed

Hospital Library  

  • Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday  -  08:00 am - 06:00 pm 

All Satellite Libraries       

  • Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday - 08:00 am - 02:00 pm
  • Friday & Saturday - Closed  

Note: All libraries remain closed on Fridays, Saturdays, and official public holidays. However, the central library building A3 opens on Saturday from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.