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Acquisition & Serial Unit

The Acquisition & Serial Unit is responsible for the purchase, selection and renewal of library materials such as books, e-books, serials (printed and online), online databases, non-book materials (CD/VCD/DVD) and newspapers (online). The acquisition was made through purchases and subscriptions to support academic programs and research mission of the University.


To develop a library collection (printed and online) to support the reference needs for teaching, learning and research activity of the University.


  • Selecting, ordering, claiming, receiving, renewal and payment of all library materials

  • Monitoring, coordinating, implementing and evaluating all collection-related activities Providing management and financial reports/statistics

  • Coordinating e-resources training classes, trials and demos

  • Coordinates binding and rebinding of books, journals and magazines.

Client Charter

  • Fulfilling 80% of new book requests from our patrons.

  • To ensure serials collection and online database subscriptions can fulfill the needs of users.

General Policy

Proposal & selection:

  • Selection of the library’s materials can be made by:

    - Chief Librarian

    - Academic Staff

    - Librarian

    - Management & Professional Officer

  • Selection of materials is conducted through :

    - Book fair selection

    - Warehouse selection

    - Book exhibition

    - Publisher catalogue

    - BOA (Books on Approval)

    - Demo

    - Trial

Manual & Guideline 

To access subscribed online databases, please visit UMP EZProxy

Contact Us

Any question, Please contact:

Cik Affida Abu Bakar
09-424 5609
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En. Mohd Esuadi Mustaffa
Senior Librarian Assistant
09-424 5617
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