FACILITIES

OPAC TERMINAL
QuestionMay I use OPAC Terminal for another purpose/use? 
AnswerOPAC Terminal is restricted to only searching library materials through Library Catalog and browsing User Account.

WI-FI
QuestionHow to access to Wi-Fi facility in the library?
AnswerWi-Fi facility is provided at no charge. Please refer to the wireless user guide.

 

SELF CHECK OUT MACHINE
QuestionWhy users are encouraged to use self check out machine even though there are staffs on duty at library counter?
AnswerUse of self check out machine may avoid long queue at the library counter. Meanwhile, user will keep familiar with User Account since the same password is used at the machine. 

 

BOOK DROP 
QuestionWhy books slide into the Book Drop machine is pushed out?

AnswerThe books are pushed out because the machine can not identify or read Item ID. Please ensure that each book being returned through Book Drop has RFID tag inside the back of book cover.  

PRINTING 
QuestionWhere could I print my assignment?
AnswerPrinting service is available at the Information Searching Room, Level 2. 


Question
: Does the library provide colour printer?
AnswerColour printer is provided at the Information Searching Room, Level 2. 


PHOTOCOPYING
 
QuestionWhere could I buy pre-paid photocopy card?
Answer: User can buy pre-paid photocopy card at UTHM Co-op Shop (near to Bank Muamalat).

 

IQRA’ ROOM
QuestionDo I have to book Iqra’ Room before use?
AnswerUser does not have to book Iqra’ Room before use. User can use at any time except the locked room.

 

HIKMAH ROOM
QuestionHow long could I use Hikmah Room? 
AnswerMaximum utilization is 2 hours. Extension of time depends on the availability. 

 

EKSPLORASI ROOM
QuestionHow many users are allowed to use Eksplorasi Room at one time? 
AnswerThe use of Eksplorasi Room is restricted to 5 – 10 users at one time. 

 

LESTARI ROOM
QuestionMay I use Lestari Room on weekend?
AnswerNo, the library is closed on weekend. 

 

INFORMATION SEARCHING ROOM
QuestionHow long could I use computer at Information Searching Room? 
AnswerNo time limit is allocated. User is required to register his name and student/staff number at the counter.


Question
Could I print my assignment at Information Searching Room?
AnswerPrinting your assignment can be made there, and charges for each is RM0.20 for black and white, whereas RM0.50 for colour.  

 

AL-SHIRAZI SCHOLAR ROOM
QuestionWhat are the facilities provided in al-Shirazi Scholar Room?
AnswerAmong the facilities provided are carrel desks, computers, sofa and television.

QuestionWho are eligible to use al-Shirazi Scholar Room?
AnswerOnly post graduate students and academician are eligible. 

 

24 HOURS READING ROOM
Question: What are the facilities provided in 24 Hours Reading Room?
AnswerFacilities provided include electric sockets and wireless Internet access.


Question
May I bring food and drink into 24 Hours Reading Room?
AnswerOnly snacks and mineral water is allowed. 

 

JOURNAL ROOM
QuestionMay I bring journal out of this room to photocopy?
Answer: No. Photocopy machine is already provided. Besides, journal collection is only for internal reading and not to be brought out.

 

CLOSED REFERENCE ROOM
QuestionWhat are the materials provided in this room?
AnswerThe materials provided are Reference Collection (eg. handbooks, encyclopedias), Closed Access Collection (solution manuals & laboratory manuals), Special Collection (eg. thesis), as well as daily local newspapers.


Question
May I bring this collection out of this room?
AnswerNo. This collection is only for internal reading and not to be brought out.


Question
Where is Closed Reference Room located?
AnswerClosed Reference Room is located at Level 1.

 

AL-JAZARI AUDITORIUM
QuestionMay I use my own material?
AnswerUsers must get permission from Librarian, Information Service Department to use own material. The material related to teaching and learning is prioritized.


Question
Who are eligible to use auditorium?
AnswerUse of auditorium open to academic staff and staff/student clubs or societies. Supporting document from faculty or Student Affairs Department is required. 

 

QuestionHow long could I use auditorium? 
AnswerMaximum utilization is 3 hours. Extension of time depends on the availability.


Question
: How many user could be allowed to use auditorium? 
AnswerTotal number of user must be not less than 10 users.

 

GALLERY 
QuestionMay I organize an exhibition at the library gallery? 
AnswerYes, please forward a written application to the Chief Librarian.

INFORMATION KIOSK 
QuestionWhat are the functions of information kiosk (i-Library)? 
AnswerKiosk i-library is provided to ease users browsing related information on library such as opening hours, collection, facilities and rooms available in the library building.