Library Newsletter AY 2023-2024


Days Timing
Monday - Sunday 8.30 AM – 10.00 PM
Name Timing Working days Week off
Mr Md Sohail 9.00 AM – 5.00 PM Monday – Friday Saturday & Sunday
Mr Durai Murugan 9.00 AM – 5.00 PM Monday – Friday Saturday - Sunday
Mr Abdallah Hanafy 2.00 PM – 10.00 PM Tuesday – Saturday Sunday & Monday
Mr Ahmed AbdulQader 1.00 PM – 9.00 PM Sunday - Thursday Friday & Saturday


Expanding Resources: Transforming the Kortext Platform at AUE

The library subscribed to Kortext Arcturus, a cutting-edge online learning platform offering access to an extensive collection of digital textbooks and learning materials. Through this partnership, we have transformed the Kortext platform to provide our students and faculty with even broader access to educational resources. With a vast array of e-textbooks at their fingertips, our academic community can now delve deeper into their studies, enhance their learning experiences, and stay ahead in their academic pursuits. We are committed to leveraging innovative technologies like Kortext Arcturus to empower our community and facilitate seamless access to quality educational resources.

Fulfilling User’s Needs: AUE Library's Customized Information Literacy Sessions

The library remains dedicated to supporting the academic success of our faculty and students by continuing to offer information literacy, referencing, and citation management sessions upon and students request. These tailored sessions provide invaluable guidance and resources to faculty members, empowering them to effectively navigate the complexities of academic research and publication. By responding to faculty requests and adapting our offerings to meet their specific needs, we reinforce our commitment to fostering a culture of scholarship and excellence within the AUE community.

Enhanced Accessibility: Introducing MyLOFT Proxy Services at AUE

Introducing MyLOFT, your personal library hub tailored specifically for AUE subscribed content for remote access of all the databases subscribed by AUE. With this single app and website, accessing, organizing, sharing, and reading offline all your e-contents has never been easier. We're excited to announce the implementation of new MyLOFT tools for Proxy services, enhancing accessibility and convenience for our users. Now, faculty and students can seamlessly access AUE subscribed content anytime, anywhere, ensuring uninterrupted learning and research experiences. Stay connected to your academic resources with MyLOFT, revolutionizing the way you engage with digital content.

Empowering Faculty: Online Database Sessions for Maximizing Electronic Resources

The library is dedicated to empowering faculty members with the skills and knowledge necessary to effectively utilize electronic resources. To achieve this goal, we have organized a series of online database sessions tailored specifically for faculty. These sessions are designed to provide comprehensive guidance on navigating and harnessing the full potential of electronic resources available through the library. From conducting advanced searches to leveraging specialized databases, participants will gain valuable insights and practical strategies for incorporating electronic resources into their teaching, research, and professional development activities. We equip the faculty with the tools, they need to access and utilize electronic resources efficiently, and enhance the quality of education at AUE.

Strengthening Partnerships: AUE Library Signs MoU with The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management (EAHM)

The library has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management (EAHM). This strategic partnership signifies our commitment to collaboration in resource sharing and professional development initiatives. Through this MoU, both institutions aim to enhance access to a diverse range of resources for their respective academic communities while fostering continuous learning and growth opportunities for library staff and faculty members. By leveraging our collective expertise and resources, we look forward to further enriching the academic and research experiences of our students and faculty.

Fostering Collaboration: The Consortium of Academic Libraries in the Emirates (CALE)

The Consortium of Academic Libraries in the Emirates (CALE) is a collaborative initiative comprising primarily privately funded academic institutions of higher education across the Emirates. With members including Ajman University, American University in the Emirates, Amity University Dubai, Canadian University Dubai, and the American University in Dubai, CALE functions to enhance access to information materials, facilitate interlibrary resource sharing, and expand electronic information resources through group negotiations and purchasing collaborations. Additionally, CALE focuses on advancing professional development opportunities for library staff, sharing knowledge on new products and services, and organizing joint events such as seminars and conferences. Through ongoing public relations activities, CALE aims to advocate for the collective interests of its member institutions at local, state, regional, and national levels, ultimately enriching the academic and research landscape in the Emirates.