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Academy of Islam was established on 1st April 1981 after the incorporation of the Kelantan Foundation for Islamic Higher learning into the University of Malaya. It was later officially known as the Academy of Islamic Studies as the result of the re-organization of the Academy of Islam on the 15th January 1996.


The Library has a collection of over 35,000 volumes, comprising printed and non-print materials in Arabic, Malay, English and other languages.

The Red Spot collection which consists of packages recommended by lecturers as part of their course reading lists and the Audio-Visual Collection are also available.

Borrowing policy

No. Category of Members Open-shelf Books Late return penalty
1. Undergraduate 10 items / 14 Days RM0.50 per day
2. Postgraduate 20 items / 30 Days RM0.50 per day
5. Full time Lecturer 50 items / 90 Days RM0.50 per day
6. UM Officer 25 items / 90 Days RM0.50 per day

The Team

Name Position Email Phone. No Profile Image
Saifuddin Bin Otheman  Assistant Librarian i1saiful@um.edu.my +6097126491

Mohd Zuraidi Hassan

Librarian Assistant otacon@um.edu.my +6097126491
Zamzaliman Bin Ghazali Librarian Assistant zamzira@um.edu.my +6097126491

Closed- Renovation work in progress


Islamic Studies Library,
Academy of Islamic Studies,
Universiti Malaya, 16300, Bachok, Kelantan

GENERAL Opening Hours

  • Saturday-SundayClosed
  • Monday-Friday 8:00-17:00
  • Friday PrayerClosed
  • Public Holiday Closed


Last Update: 22/04/2022