Khalifa Library Receives Librarians of BITS-Pilani University
As a part of the Memorandum of Understanding signed in 2017 by the two institutions, Khalifa Library of Al Ain University of Science and Technology, Al Ain Campus, recently received a delegation of librarians from the BITS-Pilani university, Dubai Campus, represented by Dr. R. Sivakumar and Mr. Jayadev Hiremath.
The visitors received a warm welcome from Mr. Abdoulaye Kaba - Library Director and other library staff followed by a brief update about library resources and services. Where they had a tour inside the library with special focus on textbooks, new arrivals, periodicals, computers, and discussion rooms. The Director updated the visitors about library equipment and facilities, He also showed the visitors how much the library is keen to offer online databases, and organize educational visits, book fairs and exhibitions, workshops and presentations to improve the use of library resources and services.
It is worth to mention that, AAU libraries in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain campuses are equipped with a seating capacity for more than 400 visitors, 136 carrels and reading tables, 27 discussion rooms, WiFi connection, and more than 100 computers for the Internet use and database searches.