Information for New Students and Overseas Students

Welcome new students!. AIT Library is opened every day from 8.00 a.m. – 10.30 p.m. During the examination periods, the Library hours will be extended to 1.00 a.m.

To enter the Library, you will need to use your student ID card. Please always bring it with you. Your student ID card is also your Library card.

To apply for membership

  • Please bring your ID card and complete the application form at the Circulation Desk, AIT Library.

Library resources

AIT Library provides you with access to a variety of resources and services.

  • Books = 120,276 items
  • Theses, research reports and dissertations = 37,087 items
  • Non-current print journal = 2,519 titles
  • Individual e-books = 1,641 titles
  • Full-text database = 9 databases
  • Abstracts and citation databases = 2 databases
  • e-Books database = 2 databases

New arrivals are displayed once a month in a special section on the ground floor. The list of new titles is posted every month on the library web site.

Full-text databases

For more information and the video tutorial for each database, please click on the databases below.

Abstracts and Citation Databases

E-Books Databases

Research & Study Support

Library facilities and services

  • Online Studio Room
  • Training Room
  • Video-Teleconference Room
  • Reading and Working Space
  • Automated Book Return (24 hours)


The Library staff can assist in locating information and provide instruction in the use of the Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC), the online databases, and other electronic resources.

You can make an appointment with us at your available time by sending an e-mail to

For overseas students (Off-Campus access to e-resources)

To access e-resources off-campus, please install software called “OpenVPN” on your computer to make a VPN connection.

When a VPN connection is established from off-campus, you will need to log in with AIT account.

If you have any problems with a VPN set up, please send an e-mail to

To request the articles, e-books, or past examination papers, please send your request to

More information about library services.