American University of Beirut

Research Support

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The University Libraries (UL) are dedicated to support your research process by utilizing the latest tools and resources and with the help of expert librarians and subject specialists.

​​​​​​​​​​​​​Searching & Finding Sources

Browse the University Libraries’ collections for valuable and reliable resources to support your research. 

For additional research support, meet with a Librarian
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​​​​​​​​​​​R​esearch Guides

The UL has published tens of ​​Research Guides that serve as "one-stop-shop" tools for specialized and/or contemporary subjects such as: ​​Al-Nakba, ​​Arabic Comics, ​​Lebanese Civil War, ​​Oil and Gas in Lebanon, and many others.
Other guides are general and address common research guidelines and issues such as: ​​Doing Research, How Do I?, Lebanon Research, Faculty Special, Findings and Downloading e-Books, and many others.

Citing your Sources

The UL has a dedicated Research Guide on How to Cite your Sources, including links to the citation style manuals and the Citation Management Tool EndNote​, along with other useful tips. For assistance in citation, email​ 

Data Management

The UL, through its Data Management Services, is dedicated to assisting you across the entire research data lifecycle as both, consumer and producer of data.  Our services include Data Acquisition Guidance, Instructional Support, Research Data Management Guidance, and Support for using the AUB Data Bank​; AUB's ScholarWorks.  For assistance, email​ ​​​


The UL encourages and supports the research writing and publishing process across the Institution and beyond. ​

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