Library Services

AUAF ID Card

To borrow Library materials, you must present a valid AUAF ID card. Patrons with expired IDs are not permitted to borrow materials. The AUAF card is not transferable. The borrower is responsible for all items held on his/her account.

Library account

While in your online library account, you are able to renew items or place items on hold. You can also view the number of checked-out items on your account and view their due dates. Click on “Log in to Your Account” up above to access your account. For any library-related inquiries, please email us at library@auaf.edu.af or see a library staff member.

Study rooms

Study rooms are available for student use on a first-come, first-served basis. Students must respect quiet study room norms, or they may be asked to vacate the room.

Work-Study Program

The  Library provides work-study employment for currently registered FSP and UG students, depending on library needs.


   The basic requirements for work-study are:

  • Currently registered in either FSP or UG programs, not PDI

  • GPA is not less than 3.0

  • Not hold any other job in the university

  • Available to work 20 hours/week

Successful applicants are assigned a fixed work schedule according to their class schedules and are expected to continue working through study periods and finals. There is no monetary payment for this position, but the amount of work will be applied to reduce the tuition fee.


   Job Responsibilities

  • Check out and check in library resources.

  • Retrieve and shelve library materials. Keep all printers active; load paper into them when required.

  • Update magazines and newspapers.

  • Help students use computers, printers and find library books.

  • Uphold library rules.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

  • Call security when necessary.

The American University of Afghanistan Library

P.O. Box 458, Central Post Office, Darulaman Road, Kabul, Afghanistan

Tel:       +93 (0) 799 45 50 28 

Email:    library@auaf.edu.af

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