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There will be a Turnitin system maintenance carried out on Saturday, 17 March from 11.00 pm to Sunday, 18 March 2018 5.00 am. All Turnitin services will be interrupted during these period.

Check out and explore our two e-journals trial databases (valid till 31 March 2018) under the Trial Databases section!

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Monday : 8.30 am - 5.30 pm
Tuesday-Friday : 8.30 am - 10.00 pm
Saturday-Sunday : 9.00 am - 10.00 pm

SEMESTER BREAK MODE [11 June 2018 - 15 July 2018]
Monday - Friday : 8.30 am - 7.30 pm
Closed on weekends.

Tuesday-Sunday: 10.00 am to 7.00 pm.

Closed on public holidays.

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(i) EBSCOHost Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection (until 31 March 2018)  
(ii) Emerald Insight (Education/Engineering/Health and Social Care/Information & Knowledge Management) (until 31 March 2018)
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Gifts are an important part of the Library Acquisitions Programme and as such, we will gladly accept any gift of books and other materials that enhances our collections.

Donors who wish to be publicly recognised should contact the Technical Services Librarian for information about the Library's acknowledgement options.

Selection of donated materials

The Library will be pleased to accept your donation if the items are in good condition.

  • Books, CDs and DVDs of current interest (up to 5 years old)
  • Journals
  • Popular fiction and non-fiction (up to 3 years old)
  • Books on the local history of Penang
  • Collectible items

The Library will not accept damaged, underlined material and other items as follows:

  • Photocopied materials
  • Magazines
  • Cassettes, CDs, videos or DVDs copied from originals
  • Materials downloaded from the Internet
  • Computer books, textbooks and encyclopedias

Where to Donate

You can drop off your materials in the Drop Box placed in the Main Library, Penang or at any of the WOU Regional Centre libraries.  Library Materials Gifts & Donation Form

January-February 2018  
November-December 2017
September-October 2017
Berita Harian                 Business Times
Guang Ming                    Kwong Wah Yit Poh
Malay Mail                      Nanyang Siang Pau
New Straits Times       The Star Online
The Sun Daily                Utusan Online