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Quick Facts

Established: 1987, moved to the New University Building in 2015
Serving: Serves Sunway University and Sunway College and years 11-12 of Sunway International School. Provides reciprocal borrowing privileges to Monash University Malaysia staff and students
Mission : To support teaching, learning, and research efforts of the academic community at Sunway University and Sunway College KL
Quality Initiative: Accredited to ISO9001:2015
Area: Three levels: 72,000 sq. ft
Membership:
(31 Dec 2019)
27,114 students and 784 staff from Sunway University, Sunway College KL and Sunway International School, 1,132 reciprocal borrowers from Monash University Malaysia campus 
Seating: 1,300 users at any one time.
Usage (2019) 2,271,397  entries
73,495 loans, 2,092 renewals
400,008 electronic articles downloaded
212,637 electronic books viewed
 
  Library Staff
Number: 39 professional, technical and other support staff
Graduate staff: 23 graduate staff 
 
     

Library Collection

Library Collection
(As at 31 December 2019)
 
Printed Books: 150,036 volumes
E-Books: 234,806 titles
Printed Serials: 104 titles on subscription
E-Serials: 66,119 titles
E-databases: 85 online databases
Audiovisual items: 8,833 items    
Annual reports: 1,125 volumes
Bound Serials: 4,347 volumes    
Others: 13,303 items
 
"Others" include CD-ROMs and other very small collections (maps, globes, etc.).

Services and Facilities

The Sunway Campus Library is fully automated since July 1999.
- The Library system is called "SirsiDynix Symphony ".
- "Library Catalogue" (Library's OPAC: Online Public Access
Catalogue), is web-based.
- Discovery service, SearchAll

LIBRARY SERVICES INCLUDE:
- Loan Services
- Library orientation and tours
- Information Skills workshops
- Help Desk
- Docdel (document delivery) services
- Access to e-databases from within and outside the campus
- Renewals & Reservations Online: from within and outside the campus
- Academic Language Learning Service (ALLS)
- Homepage
- Shelf guides online
- Library and subject guides
- Exam papers online
- FAQs online
- Online listing of new titles added monthly
- Online tutorials
- Online reading lists

Access to Electronic Resources From Other Universities

     
 
Access For Victoria University Students
- E-databases from Victoria
University Australia
- Online exam papers
 
     
 
     
 
Access For Sunway/Lancaster Staff and Students
- E-databases from Lancaster
University
- All other online resources
 
     
 
     
 
Access For Reciprocal Members (On-site)
- E-Resources from Monash University
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LIBRARY FACILITIES INCLUDE:

- Computer facilities: 115 wired PCs for assignments and surfing.
- Instructional Lab
- Printing (4 printers)
- Wireless access in the Library.
- Viewing Zone: to view VCDs and DVDs for coursework or leisure.
- Training Room 1 & 2(Both sound-proofed).
+ Both can be reserved for group viewing.
- Conference Room
- Collaborative Areas
- Group Project Pods
- CCTV to protect users and library collection.
- Self-checkout machines
- Book-drop for self check-in/return
- Drink & Phone Area
- Extended Hour Study Area

Document No. WP/016 

Issue 3 

30 July 2020 


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