PSU Central Library

Given technological advances and the changing nature of higher education, the Libraries will be increasingly technology-driven, making use of the latest electronic innovations in hyper libraries. Basic hardbound journal collections will be supported with electronic subscriptions. Delivery of information from remote sites will be accelerated. A growing number of digitized library materials will be available.

Facts & Statistics

Electronic Resources


Online Full-Text Monographs (E-Book, E-Thesis)


Printed Periodical Subscriptions


Online Full-Text E-Journals Covered in our SDL Subscription Databases


Electronic Libraries Catalogs

Electronic Libraries Name
Website Link
PSU Central Library Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC)
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ACM Digital Library
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Arabic Legal Decisions Encyclopedia
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ASCE Library
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Emerald Insight
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IEEE Xplore Digital Library
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The Financial Times Historical Archive
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Sage Knowledge
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Wiley Online Library
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Oxford Reference Online
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Princeton University Library Catalog
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King Fahad National Library
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King Abdulaziz Public Library
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King Faisal Center for Research & Islamic Studies
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PSU Library Forms

Form Name Downloadable File
Laptop Request form Download File
Camera request form Download File
IPad Checkout Form Download File
Book Request Form Download File
Library Course Reserves Request Download File
Library Instruction Request Download File
Library Room Request Form Download File

Frequently Asked Questions

1- What are the opening hours of Library?
Days Men Campus Women Campus
Sunday - Thursday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday- Saturday Closed Closed
Exams Duration 8:00 am - 10:00 pm 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Eid & Public Holidays Closed Closed
2- How many books can I borrow?
3- Can I borrow reference sources, journals, newspapers and magazines?
4- Are group activities and discussions allowed inside the Library?
5- Does Library provide its services during salah (prayer) times?
6- How can I recommend a book for purchase?
7- Can I use Printers at Library? If yes, How?
8- Are there color printers in the Library?
9- What do I do if online databases or OPAC are not accessible?
10- Who should I contact if I need training on using databases?
11- What should I do if printers, computers, scanners and other IT equipment are out of order?
12- How do I find materials in Library?
13- I am off campus, How can I accesses PSU Digital Library?
14- Am I allowed to bring food inside the library?