- The Library supports an environment conducive to quiet study, research and group work.
- Please lower your voice in the Library. Study rooms are available for group discussions.
- The use of mobile phones is allowed in the Library but ringers must be switched off. Mobile phone conversations should be conducted outside the Library.
- Facilities are available for the utilization of electronic equipment, i.e., laptops, TV/DVD, etc. Please use headphones/earphones to keep the noise level low or use the mute key on the computer.
- Water and covered drinks are permitted. Open drinks and food are not permitted.
Fall & Spring Terms
- Sun-Wed: 8:00-23:00
- Thurs: 8:00-19:00
- Fri & Sat: 13:00-22:00
Summer I Term
- Sun-Wed: 8:00-23:00
- Thurs: 8:00-17:00
- Fri: Closed
- Sat: 13:00-22:00
Summer II & Term Breaks
- Sun – Thurs: 8:00 – 17:00
- Fri & Sat: Closed
Closed on Public Holidays
Extended hours during exams
Four group study rooms are available in the library.
- These rooms are intended for use by groups of three or more students.
- Please book for a room at the circulation desk.
- Rooms may be booked for a period of two hours. In periods of high demand, renewals are not available.
- Please use group study spaces appropriately. Open drinks and food are not permitted. Remove belongings and litter on leaving the room.
- Users that fail to observe rules will lose booking privileges.
- Three computer laboratories, including a teaching laboratory with desktop computers, are available in the library for the use of students and faculty.
- All library computers are equipped with standard software.
- Use of these laboratories is on a first come first served basis.
- The teaching laboratory may be reserved for classes and library workshops.
(Study Room 4)
AUD offers the free services of a Writing Center where AUD students can receive one-to-one assistance on writing tasks.
- Students can receive assistance on assignments at various stages of the process of completion.
- Assistance is provided by full-time instructors on writing tasks in any discipline, with a focus on developing overall academic writing skills.
- Tutors will work with students in 20-40 minute sessions to improve a particular assignment, but more importantly to improve their writing skills overall, including grammar, punctuation, organization, transitions, thesis development, and critical thinking, to name a few.
- In addition, there are two computers available in the Center, for students to work on their writing assignments in a focused environment.