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Thursday, 23 March 2017

Springer Nature Webinar Tonight - 23/3/2017 - “Mind the Google gap - How to ensure that researchers adopt the latest tools and techniques”

Apart from library’s subscription to Springerlink’s collection, and Nature Review: Cancer, Springer Nature has shared an invitation to attend an upcoming webinar and future webinar. If you are interested to find out more please check on this newsletter:

Wednesday, 22 March 2017


Dear all,

Please be informed that IMU Libraries for Batu Pahat & Kluang Clinical Campuses will be closed on 23/3/2017 (Thursday) in conjunction with Birthday of Sultan Johor. Library operation will resume as usual from 25/3/2017 (Saturday) onwards.

Thank you.

IMU Library App Is Now Available!

Dear all,

Please be informed that IMU Library app is now available from Google Playstore for Android users. Please install this app onto your device to help you connect faster to the library.  Below, some of the features available:
  • Enable users to request scholarly articles from IMU Librarians conveniently at any time & anywhere.
  • Provide quick access to online databases available within IMU Library Portal.
  • Enable convenient mobile access to IMU Library catalogues.
  • Link users to IMU library social media.

Currently, the app is only available for android devices. Before installing, please take note of the system requirements:
  • Android 4.4.2 and above.
  • 1 GB RAM.
  • Free space up to 50MB.
  • Internet connection.

We hope this  innovation will help IMU Library users to use the library resources and services optimally.

Please do not hesitate to contact us at IMU Library should you need further assistance.

Thank you.

Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Book Reviews by Library PTS (Part Time Student Librarian)

Selected books that were reviewed by Library PTS (Part Time Student Librarian). Click each photos to read the reviews:
 Review by Chua Hoe Wei
 Review by Damia Faiqah Mohamad Shahbodin
 Review by Elaine Kueh Yue Yi
 Review by Hazimah Syazwani Samsul Kamar
Review by Kenneth Yap Chou Hung
 Review by Puvaneswari Marappan

Interested to review our Library books? If yes, you can click this link and follow the step-by-step instructions.

Monday, 20 February 2017

New Online Resources 2017 (Library Portal)

Dear all,

Please be informed that there are few new e-Resources available and accessible via the Library Portal ( ).

You may click the link of each title below :-

a)      Clinical Implant Dentistry and Related Research ( - e-Journals - # 7 ) (Wiley)**

b)      Clinical Oral Implants Research ( - e-Journals - # 10 ) (Wiley)**
** Additional info For Wiley (a & b) - The full text access files for these two Wiley e-Journals are way back from current year to 1997.

c)      The Medical Journal of Australia  ( - e-Journals - # 23 ) (MJA)

d)      Scientific American Medicine & Surgery ( - e-Books - # 21 - Institutional Access ) (Decker)
Complimentary Access : Scientific American Neurology ; Scientific American Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endoscopy & Scientific American Emergency Medicine.

Kindly do not hesitate to contact or email any of the librarian should you need further assistance.

Thank you.

Wednesday, 8 February 2017


Dear all,

Please be informed that IMU Library will be closed from 7:00 pm on 8/2/2017 (Wednesday) in conjunction with Thaipusam. Library operation will resume as usual from 10/2/2017 (Friday) onwards.

Thank you.

Tuesday, 7 February 2017

SCOPUS database is now available

Dear all,

Please be informed that you can now access Scopus (research database) from IMU Library Portal or directly from this link:

We do hope you are able to utilize the database and kindly email us at should you have any inquiries.

Thank you.

Note: Please use Firefox or Google Chrome to access the database.