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.
Fulfilling 80% of new book requests from our patrons.
To ensure serials collection and online database subscriptions can fulfill the needs of users.
Proposal & selection:
Selection of the library’s materials can be made by:
- Chief Librarian
- Academic Staff
- Management & Professional Officer
Selection of materials is conducted through :
- Book fair selection
- Warehouse selection
- Book exhibition
- Publisher catalogue
- BOA (Books on Approval)
Manual & Guideline
To access subscribed online databases, please visit UMP EZProxy http://ezproxy.ump.edu.my/login
Any question, Please contact:
Cik Affida Abu Bakar
En. Mohd Esuadi Mustaffa
Senior Librarian Assistant
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