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Library support for faculty


Research 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. 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. 

Research Help

Research guides
Library tutorials
Library databases
Reading list
Referencing help

Library Services

Borrowing services
Reference services
Article request service (ILL)
Request for individual library session
Group study room
Print, copy, scan services
Off-campus access
Wireless connection

About Us

The team
Opening hours
Library newsletter

Contact Us

The British University in Dubai (BUiD)
PO Box 345015  |  1st & 2nd Floors, Block 11
Dubai International Academic City (DIAC)
United Arab Emirates
+971 4 279 1431