Library Facilities

The library offers a welcoming, comfortable, and state-of-the-art learning environment and facilities:

200 seats in two large halls

15 individual carrels

7 group study rooms with large LCD screens

Collaborative Study Space at Agbabian Hall

The first floor of the AUA’s AGBU Papazian Library

The Circulation and Reference Desk

Located to your right upon entering.

A picture of the Circulation and Reference Desk at the library entrance

The Web OPAC Station

The public access computer located in front of the circulation and reference desk. Library patrons can use this computer to access and search the Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC) and e-Resources.

A picture of the Library Public Access Computer to access OPAC

Computer Clusters

 Located in the 1st and 2nd halls, library desks equipped with computers that are connected to the library printer(s).

Pictures of Computer Clusters in the Library

Library Desks and Work Stations

Work stations with electrical outlets and extra lighting located in the 1st and 2nd halls.

Pictures of the Library Desks and Work Stations

Individual Study Carrels

Individual private seats with LAN cable and electricity ports, located in the 2nd hall.

Pictures of Individual Study Carrels

Library Study Rooms

Seven study rooms for collaborative work located in the second hall. The rooms are equipped with LCD screens and whiteboards. You may ask for laptops to use in the rooms at the circulation desk.

Pictures of Library Study Rooms

Library Bookshelves and Periodicals

Organized into reference, available for circulation, and special collections. Located in the 1st and 2nd halls and contain:

–    All nonfiction books (including academic and professional)
–    Reference books
–    Current issues of periodicals
–    All multimedia collections

Pictures of the Book Shelves and Newspaper Holders in the library

The lower level of the AGBU Papazian Library

Facilities and Rooms

–    All fiction books
–    All back issues of periodicals
–    All archives
–    Textbook storage

IT Facilities and Services in the library

Electronic Devices and Technology in the Library

The AGBU Papazian Library provides the following IT services:

  • Copier Machine – all computers in the Library are connected to the copier machine. Printing and scanning are available.
  • Computers –  access to the Internet, Microsoft Office, Ref Manager application, TOEFL/GRE/GMAT/SAT practice, e-Databases, and e-Libraries.
  • WiFi – is available throughout the Library premises.
  • Kindle eBook Readers – are available for borrowing from the Circulation/Reference Desk.
  • Tablets and Laptops – are available for borrowing from the Circulation/Reference Desk.
  • CD/DVD Collections – ask the Circulation Desk for availability.
  • Network Plug-Ins – Landline connections are available through the outlets on the reading room tables.
  • A projector – is available for use in the Library.
  • Study Room Monitors – available for Collaborative work in the Study Rooms.