RIT Dubai students have access to over 125,000 electronic books, 50,000 electronic journals and 250 databases from our main campus library in Rochester, New York. This is in addition to an onsite collection of 3,000 volumes.

The RIT Dubai library is staffed with a professional librarian and student assistants and is open approximately 60 hours per week to serve the information needs of students and faculty. A variety of study spaces exist within the library including group study rooms, large open tables, private carrels, and comfortable chairs.

The library provides access to citation management software, librarian-created subject and course-specific guides, an assignment calculator, Interlibrary Loan service, and much more.

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Study Rooms

Study rooms are located on the 1st floor Library and 2nd floor Tutoring Center. These rooms are intended for use by 1 to 4 students and are available all hours that the Library or Tutoring Center is open.

Study rooms can be reserved online using the Study Room Reservation System. This system displays room availability, allows you to reserve a room and track your reservations. A valid RIT username and password are required to reserve a room. For questions on study room reservations, contact the Circulation Desk by phone at +971 4 371 2046 or email at

Visit the Study Room Reservation System to book your room.

For help with booking your study room, please refer to this infoguide at