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The deanship derives its mission from the university's message that is King Saud university libraries are a hub to provide advanced telemetric services by collecting, organizing and dissemination of information and enrich and improve access to sources of information and make it available to raise the efficiency and quality of the learning process, research and service employees of the university community and to meet their information needs and achieve their satisfaction as we seek to be a leading university library by providing outstanding service to the academic community in light of technological developments for the production of electronic information. Moreover, the deanship is trying to provide sources of information forms in order to support the community in general, research and academic community particularly.   In conclusion, The Deanship of Library Affairs, King Saud University is proud of what it has reached to in the field of information and communication technology and acquisition of the latest tools to provide better library services to the beneficiaries of both employees of the university or from outside in addition to the acquisition of several mm databases.   Dean of Library Affairs,  

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Sophisticating library services to the best level possible while overcoming all the difficulties that lie or potential.

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Contribute to enable the University to provide education and research production for community service through quality information services to its library of sophisticated systems and distinct human resources and meaningful community partnerships.

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The deanship of library Affairs, in coordination with the relevant authorities, seeks to achieve the following objectives: 1. The application of international quality standards for libraries for in order to develop university libraries and information sources. 2.

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About Deanship

King Saud University established its libraries in order to contribute with achieving its three goals, education, scientific research and society service. Therefore, the university consists of three elements, the student, the professor and the library. The library is its heart beat with what it presents of several services and with what it provides of information sources for the student, faculty member and society.

            The deanship was established in the year (1394 AH – 1974 AD) and it had an academy entity representative in the university council after it used to be a management known as the management of libraries.

             The deanship oversees technically and administratively on all the libraries' affairs in the university in Riyadh city including central and branches in addition to technical and administrative sections and the support services. Moreover, it is responsible of organizing and participating in books exhibitions and distributing the university's prints. In addition, it represents the university at national, regional, Arab and international levels.