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.
The engineering library provides 105 seats for users at a time. There are 9 carrel tables available for users who need privacy.
Computer facilities are available up to 4 users per time and equipped with an internet connection.
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.
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.
Locker is available during the library’s opening hours. The locker room is located on the left side of the library’s main entrance.
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.
|No.||Category of Members||Open-shelf Books||Late return penalty|
|1.||Undergraduate||4 items / 7 Days||RM0.50 per day|
|2.||Postgraduate||6 items / 14 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|
6th Floor, Laboratory Wing, Faculty of Engineering,
50603 Lembah Pantai, Kuala Lumpur
Tel.No: +603-7967 5259
Last Update: 22/04/2022