• Universiti Malaya Library
  • query_perpustakaan@um.edu.my
  • +603 79567800


The Dental Library became part of the University of Malaya Library System at the end of 1988. Initially it was opened only to academic staff, third and final year students of the Faculty of Dentistry. It is now open to all staff and students of the Faculty.​


The Dental Library serves the teaching, learning and research needs of the academic staff, undergraduate students, postgraduate students and researchers of the Faculty of Dentistry.

Information about the Dentistry Collection is available via Pendeta Discovery (Online Public Access Catalogue). In compliance with international practice, the Dental Library uses the National Library of Medicine (NLM) Classification Scheme and Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) in cataloguing and classification works.

  • Reading Areas

Reading facilities are available on every floor of the Library. Uses are advised to leave library books on trolleys after usage. Please do not attempt to shelve these books. Shelving items in the wrong places will result in serious retrieval problems.

Discussion Room

Leisure Corner

ICT Support

Group / Individual Study Area 

Borrowing policy

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

The Team

No. Name Position Email Phone. No Profile Image

Mohamad Rizar Mosbah

Senior Librarian, Head rizar@um.edu.my +60379674961
2. Mohd Azizan Mohd Fauzan Senior Librarian Assistant mohdazizan@um.edu.my +60379677417

Rizal Mat Tamin

Senior Librarian Assistant  frizal_mt@um.edu.my +60379677417


Dental Library,
2nd Floor, Balai Ungku Aziz,
Faculty of Dentistry,
Universiti Malaya,
50603 Lembah Pantai,
Kuala Lumpur
Tel.No: +603-7967 7417
Fax: +603-7967 7455

GENERAL Opening Hours

  • Saturday-Sunday9.00-16.00
  • Monday-Friday 9:00-18:00
  • Friday PrayerClosed
  • Public Holiday Closed

Last Update: 10/04/2023