Question: May I use OPAC Terminal for another purpose/use?
Answer: OPAC Terminal is restricted to only searching library materials through Library Catalog and browsing User Account.
Question: How to access to Wi-Fi facility in the library?
Answer: Wi-Fi facility is provided at no charge. Please refer to the
SELF CHECK OUT MACHINE
Question: Why users are encouraged to use self check out machine even though there are staffs on duty at library counter?
Answer: Use 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.
Question: Why books slide into the Book Drop machine is pushed out?
Answer: The 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.
Question: Where could I print my assignment?
Answer: Printing service is available at the Information Searching Room, Level 2.
Question: Does the library provide colour printer?
Answer: Colour printer is provided at the Information Searching Room, Level 2.
Question: Where could I buy pre-paid photocopy card?
Answer: User can buy pre-paid photocopy card at UTHM Co-op Shop (near to Bank Muamalat).
Question: Do I have to book Iqra’ Room before use?
Answer: User does not have to book Iqra’ Room before use. User can use at any time except the locked room.
Question: How long could I use Hikmah Room?
Answer: Maximum utilization is 2 hours. Extension of time depends on the availability.
Question: How many users are allowed to use Eksplorasi Room at one time?
Answer: The use of Eksplorasi Room is restricted to 5 – 10 users at one time.
Question: May I use Lestari Room on weekend?
Answer: No, the library is closed on weekend.
INFORMATION SEARCHING ROOM
Question: How long could I use computer at Information Searching Room?
Answer: No 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?
Answer: Printing 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
Question: What are the facilities provided in al-Shirazi Scholar Room?
Answer: Among the facilities provided are carrel desks, computers, sofa and television.
Question: Who are eligible to use al-Shirazi Scholar Room?
Answer: Only post graduate students and academician are eligible.
24 HOURS READING ROOM
Question: What are the facilities provided in 24 Hours Reading Room?
Answer: Facilities provided include electric sockets and wireless Internet access.
Question: May I bring food and drink into 24 Hours Reading Room?
Answer: Only snacks and mineral water is allowed.
Question: May 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
Question: What are the materials provided in this room?
Answer: The 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?
Answer: No. This collection is only for internal reading and not to be brought out.
Question: Where is Closed Reference Room located?
Answer: Closed Reference Room is located at Level 1.
Question: May I use my own material?
Answer: Users 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?
Answer: Use of auditorium open to academic staff and staff/student clubs or societies. Supporting document from faculty or Student Affairs Department is required.
Question: How long could I use auditorium?
Answer: Maximum utilization is 3 hours. Extension of time depends on the availability.
Question: How many user could be allowed to use auditorium?
Answer: Total number of user must be not less than 10 users.
Question: May I organize an exhibition at the library gallery?
Answer: Yes, please forward a written application to the Chief Librarian.
Question: What are the functions of information kiosk (i-Library)?
Answer: Kiosk 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.