Staff Services

Student Services
Staff focused services

Borrow and Renew

Books, Periodicals, and DVDs

ITEM LOAN PERIOD MAX # OF ITEMS MAX # OF RENEWALS
Books 4 Weeks Unlimited 3
DVDs/Videos 7 Days 6 None
Periodicals 7 Days Unlimited None

Equipment

ITEM LOAN PERIOD MAX # OF ITEMS MAX # OF RENEWALS
Kindle Fire & iPad 2 Weeks None None

Digital & Multimedia Services

GU-Q Library makes extensive use of technology and multimedia to enhance the information seeking and learning experience for everyone using our services on campus.

Computer Commons

Green PCs are open to all, but have no printing. Blue PCs and Macs require login, and have access to printing.


Copy Centers

The self-service photocopier equipment is available on the ground and first floor of the library.


Group Study Rooms

Bookable spaces for collaborative learning by groups of 2 or more GU-Q students, faculty or staff.


Media Rooms

Enhanced media production services. Training session required before first use.


Scanning Room

For advanced scanning needs including flatbed scanning and duplex scanning of multiple pages.


Multimedia Equipment

A range of equipment and accessories available for check-out at the library circulation desk.


Assistive Technology

In partnership with the Office of Academic Services and Mada, the Qatar Assistive Technology Center the Library provides equipment and software designed specifically for learners who are visually or hearing impaired.

Image Magnifier

The Image Magnifier enlarges difficult to read text. The text or an image can be placed on the table and offers multiple magnification settings.

Text-to-Speech

The Text-to-Speech equipment scans and then reads text out-loud at variable speeds. Headphones are available to ensure comfortable listening and privacy.

Suggest a Purchase

Use the Suggest a Purchase Form to request the library to purchase a title

If the library chooses to purchase that requested title, you will be notified when the book arrives for checkout