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1. GENERAL COLLECTION

Consists of text-books, proceedings, reports in various subject areas. Open shelf collection can be loaned according to categories of users.

Location: 1st Floor

2. BORNEO COLLECTION

Borneo collection is available only at the Library Bintulu (Sarawak) Campus. Consists of various collections on the Borneo Island, and surrounding areas. The materials have green-spots ’kb’ affixed as the location symbol and shelved according to the class number.

Location: Reference Room, Ground Floor

3. REFERENCE COLLECTION

Consists of dictionaries and encyclopedias, directories, atlases, terminologies, glossaries, manuals, statistical reports, handbooks and almanacs. Books in this collection have the location symbol 'r' on top of call number. Reference materials are to be used within the Library only.

Location: Reference Room, Ground Floor

 4. AUDIO-VISUAL MATERIALS

Consists of audio-visual materials such as CD-ROMs, VCDs and DVDs. Materials in this collection have the symbol of 'bpd' on top of its’ call number. Audio visual materials are to be used within the library only.

Location: Ground Floor

5. SERIALS COLLECTION

5.1 Current Issues

Consists of most current issues received by the library. The materials are displayed at the Serials Room. Current issues are to be used within the library only.

Location: Serials Room, 1st Floor

5.2 Unbound Issues

Consists of back issues of unbound journals. Please get the 'kk' number of the journal from the Library Catalogue before requesting from the Serials Room Counter. Collection of back issues is to be used within the library only.

Location: Back-issues Collection Room, 1st Floor

5.3 Bound Issues

Consists of back issues of bound journals. It has the location symbol 'btb' on top of call number. Bound journals are to be used within the library only.

Location: Back-issues Collection Room, 1st Floor

6. SPECIAL COLLECTION

6.1 Thesis Collection

Consist of thesis or dissertations of the UPM graduate students (Master and PhD) and also theses and dissertations of the academic/non-academic UPM staff from the any Malaysia or overseas higher learning institutions. This collection has the symbol ’t’ on the call number and can only be referred for 2 hours.

Location: Ground Floor

6.2 Project Paper Collection

Consist of final year UPM students’ project papers. This collection has the symbol ’lp’ on the call number and can only be referred for 2 hours.

Location: Ground Floor

6.3 Red-Spot Collection

Consists of main text-books recommended by lecturers for courses taught at the University. The materials have red-spots denoted on top of the call number and can only be borrowed for one night.

Location: Reference Room, Ground Floor

6.4 UPM Officer’s Publication Collection

Consists of publications by UPM’s officers, such as conference paper work, seminar which had been held and presented within and without Malaysia. The materials is located in the Serials Room and can be used within the library only. 

Location: Serials Room, 1st Floor

7. ARCHIVE COLLECTION

Archive Collection includes materials that were published on or before 1980s.

Location: Collection Development Section, Ground Floor

8.
NEWSPAPER INDEX

8.1 The Borneo Post

8.2 Utusan Sarawak

Location: Serials Room, 1st Floor

9.
ONLINE DATABASE

Library subscribes to online databases in various fields.  Available in the form of full text/abstracts of articles from journals and other publications. Accessible from and within UPM via the Library website at http://www.upm.edu.my or via EzProxy when users are outside UPM campus.


Updated:: 16/10/2013

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