Perpustakaan Peringatan Za’ba (Za’ba Memorial Library) or popularly known as PPZ contains unpublished and published materials on Malaysiana. It is especially rich in the areas of Malay language, literature and culture. These materials are kept in closed stacks for preservation and users are allowed reference facilities at the designated reading areas.
Photocopying of PPZ materials is allowed depending on the condition and type of material. Academic exercises are not allow to be photocopied.
Books on Malaysiana published locally or overseas, particularly in the areas of Malay literature and culture, Malay language and Malaysian history ranging from 17th century to present.
Published and unpublished papers presented at the seminars or conferences held in Malaysia. The papers are indexed and retrievable through Pendeta iMalaysiana Index.
Malaysiana Serials and Official publications
Published serials and official publications published by Malaysian government departments and statutory bodies.
Original manuscripts and manuscripts on microform are available mainly on Malay language, Malay literature and Islam.
Collections donated from or acquired through prominent individuals/scholars such as Tan Sri Zainal Abidinbin Ahmad (Za’ba), Royal Professor Ungku Abdul Aziz Ungku Abdul Hamid, Ibrahim Haji Ya’kob, Father Pintado, Professor M. G. Swift, Tan Sri Dato’ Dr. Haji Abdullah Sanusi Ahmad, Emeritus Professor Dato’ Dr. Haji Mohd Taib Osman dan Tun Musa Hitam.