Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

Overview of the Library

- 2019/11/18


The library of Al-Qunfudhah University College is a cultural, educational, and societal institution that aims at gathering, organizing and retrieving information in the shortest time, presenting it to the community of beneficiaries through a group of traditional services, such as borrowing, references, photocopying, and modern services. This is achieved through human cadres who are scientifically and technically qualified in this field.


Being a pioneer in offering information services, supporting scientific research, and serving the local community.


The library is the entity responsible for offering research services, and providing and possessing the programs, tools and the materials that are supplementary to the educational process. The objectives of the library include:

  • Providing the sources of information that serve the different scientific specializations at the college.
  • Providing information and library services to facilitate research and retrieval from the available sources.
  • Preparing introductory programs to students and academic staff members about the services it offers, and training them on how to use the available sources of information and how to make use of them.
  • Offering services to beneficiaries by responding to their inquiries and fulfilling their requests as soon as possible.
  • Preparing the suitable atmosphere for studying and research inside the library.

Summary of the Objectives:

  • Providing all that it has of information sources for readers and researchers, as soon as possible.