Hilary Ballon Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning

Providing NYU Abu Dhabi faculty and instructors with resources for teaching. Supporting meaningful interaction with new ideas and people for impactful learning.

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NYUAD Library Teaching Studios

The NYUAD Library has launched dedicated teaching studios in the A6 Multi-purpose Room for creating asynchronous content or synchronous instruction via Zoom. The studios are designed with professional lighting, audio, and cameras these two studios can accommodate a wide range of inputs. For more information visit the Fall 2020 Library Services and to schedule a consultation, please contact Academic Technology nyuad.academictech@nyu.edu.


Librarians, archivists, data specialists, and technologists are on Zoom, too.

  • Course reserves: We have moved to an online course reserves model for the fall semester. Library staff can look for e-versions of items available for your course. Please email lib-nyuad-circ@nyu.edu with your requests.
  • Library instruction: Request a subject- or course-specific library instruction class for your students. Contact your Liaison Librarian.
  • Teaching Tech help: Get help with academic technology tools, including NYU Classes, Zoom, and NYU Stream.

Teaching Development Sessions

TeachTalks AD

Fall 2020 series of teaching development workshops and conversations about curricular design and teaching at NYU Abu Dhabi.

Contact Us

Nancy Gleason
Director, Hilary Ballon Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning
Visiting Assistant Professor of Practice, Political Science
Email: ng73@nyu.edu