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


The Engineering Library is one of the special subject libraries in the University of Malaya. The core function of the Library is to support the learning, teaching and research needs of graduates, postgraduate students, and the academic and research staff of the Faculty of Engineering. However, it is also opened to other registered users of the University of Malaya Library, subject to some limitation in borrowings.


The collection developed gives priority on the learning and teaching programme of the Engineering Faculty especially in the areas of biomedical engineering, civil engineering, chemical engineering, electrical engineering, engineering design and manufacture and mechanical engineering. The library materials include both primary and secondary sources, such as books, journals, reference books, dissertation and theses, conference proceedings and electronic resources.

  • Reading Areas

The engineering library provides 105 seats for users at a time. There are 9 carrel tables available for users who need privacy.

  • Computer

Computer facilities are available up to 4 users per time and equipped with an internet connection.

  • Discussion Room

There are 3 discussion rooms in the Engineering Library. The first discussion room can accommodate 7 peoples at a time and there are computer and projector facilities. The second discussion room has 2 discussion tables that can accommodate 12 peoples at a time and the third discussion room also provides computer and desk that can accommodate 4 peoples at a time. There are also a comfortable sofa for students to discuss leisurely.

  • Photocopy

Self-service photocopy are also provided. Every user must take notice and comply with the current Malaysia’s copyright law pertaining to reading material photocopy.

  • Lockers

Locker is available during the library’s opening hours. The locker room is located on the left side of the library’s main entrance.

  • WiFi Access

This Library is equipped with ‘internet without wire” or Wi-Fi signal. Access is also for users who bring laptop or tools that can be connected using this signal. Login Wifi using your registered UM email username and password.


Free Zone

Group / Individual Study Area 

Borrowing policy

No. Category of Members Open-shelf Books Late return penalty
1. Undergraduate 4 items / 30 Days RM0.50 per day
2. Postgraduate 6 items / 30 Days RM0.50 per day
5. Full time Lecturer 10 items / 30 Days RM0.50 per day
6. UM Officer 2 items / 30 Days RM0.50 per day

The Team

No. Name Position Email Phone. No Profile Image
1. Muhamad Faizal Abd Aziz Senior Librarian, Head mfaizal@um.edu.my +60379675259

Md. Fazli Aziz

Librarian Assistant  lie9@um.edu.my +60379674591

Rafidah Abu Othman

Librarian Assistant  fieda@um.edu.my +60379674591


Engineering Library,
6th Floor, Laboratory Wing, Faculty of Engineering,
Universiti Malaya,
50603 Lembah Pantai, Kuala Lumpur
Tel.No: +603-7967 5259

GENERAL Opening Hours

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

Last Update: 07/11/2023