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Friday, 9 December 2016

LIBRARY CLOSED – MAULIDUR RASUL

Dear all,

Please be informed that IMU Library will be closed on 12/12/2016 (Monday) in conjunction with Prophet Muhammad's Birthday (Maulidur Rasul).
 
Library operation will resume as usual from 13/12/2016 (Tuesday) onwards.

Thank you.

Wednesday, 30 November 2016

Library Online Quiz 2016

Dear all,

We are pleased to inform you that we want to conclude 2016 Library Activities by presenting you a fun but knowledgeable challenge. Please log in into elearn portal: http://elearn.imu.edu.my/mod/quiz/view.php?id=86579 from tomorrow (1st December 2016) until 31st December 2016 to take part in the Library Online Quiz 2016.

A tip to help you: Please only refer to four e-books namely Access Medicine, Access Pharmacy, Access Surgery and Access Pediatrics at this link: http://i-lib.imu.edu.my/NewPortal/index.php/online/e-books

The quiz is open to everyone bearing IMU valid username and password.

Grab this opportunity to win good prize as an opening remark for your 2017 luck!!!

Thank you.

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:

http://i-loc.imu.edu.my/lib/item?id=chamo:59832&fromLocationLink=false&theme=imu
 Review by Diane Dominique


http://i-loc.imu.edu.my/lib/item?id=chamo:59259&fromLocationLink=false&theme=imu
 Review by Fatin Naziha


http://i-loc.imu.edu.my/lib/item?id=chamo:59858&fromLocationLink=false&theme=imu
 Review by Ho Hoe Yeen


http://i-loc.imu.edu.my/lib/item?id=chamo:58124&fromLocationLink=false&theme=imu
 Review by Lau Siew Qin


http://i-loc.imu.edu.my/lib/item?id=chamo:59838&fromLocationLink=false&theme=imu
Review by Noor Muliati


http://i-loc.imu.edu.my/lib/item?id=chamo:57467&fromLocationLink=false&theme=imu
 Review by Tey Yee Qi

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

Monday, 21 November 2016

IMU Cares Initiative - Computerised Library System

IMU and the Library (Developed E-Library System for MGS KL) was featured in:

1) Berita Harian newspaper dated 3rd November 2016:



and

2) Study Malaysia website: https://studymalaysia.com/education/news.php?id=1475546126

Upgrading SK Bandar Kuala Krai Library

Other than upgrading Senior Methodist Girls School (MGS) Kuala Lumpur Library, the Library also participated in upgrading SK Bandar Kuala Krai Library on 23rd and 24th July 2016. A team consist of 6 Library staff participated in the IMU Cares Project. It is a jointly programme organized by IMU Clinical Campus called Conversational English Programme, in which to enhance English proficiency among schoolchildren. The Library team’s objective in this programme is mainly focus on upgrading the School Library – Pusat Sumber Sekolah (PSS). Planning & preparations process for the event started in January 2016.

Activities that being conducted during the 2 days are as per below:
1.    Rearrangement of library physical set-up
2.    Sorting and re-shelving the books based on Dewey Decimal Classification System
3.    Setting up the Library Automated System (KOHA)
4.    Setting up the Network system
5.    Library Games (Library Hidden Object and Library Word Search) to attract students to come to the library
6.    Setting up a book exhibition corner to promote the books in the library.
7.    Training for teachers and Library Prefects on KOHA system and DDC.


Photos from the two days program:


Library team in front of SK Bandar Kuala Krai
 
Sorting the books

 
Cleaning and arranging library set-up
 
 
Students reading book at Exhibition Corner 
 
   PIBG Representative and Associate Prof Dr Nazimah visiting the Games corner
 
Library Hidden Object and Library Word Search

 
VVIP visiting the training session
  
 Training session

New label on book shelve


Before and after transformation:

 







Overall, the teachers were very grateful that we managed to help them sorting the books, rearranging the library set-up to be more conducive for the users and presenting a systematic library system for the School Library. We were delighted with the feedback and satisfied with the outcome after putting much work in making the activities a success.

Learning Resources Festival 2016 - List of Winners and Photos

Dear all,

Here is the list of winners according to competition during IMU Learning Resources Festival 2016 that was held from 31st October to 1st November 2016:

 




 
 







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More photos available here and here.

To the winners, congratulations! See you again next year!

Thursday, 17 November 2016

Upgrade of Virtua Library System

Dear all Library users,

Please be informed that there will be an upgrade exercise for Virtua Library System as follows :

Date: 21st – 25th November 2016 (Monday – Friday) (24 x 7 days)

During the above mentioned period, several Library services at all IMU Libraries will be temporarily interrupted such as:
1) Browsing, searching, Borrowing and renewing Library books.
2) Library Online Catalog (CHAMO) and online renewal.

However, those books deemed for return / check-in within this period must be returned accordingly.

Hence, all students, faculty members and staff who currently possess Library books under your account, need to renew your book(s) latest on this Sunday (20th Nov 2016) to avoid unnecessary Library fines. We regret for any inconveniences caused by this important exercise.

We strongly encourage everyone to fully utilise the e-books at all time via the Library portal:
http://i-lib.imu.edu.my/

Thank you.