Chief Librarian’s Message

Assalamualaikum and good day to everyone.

I welcome you to Perpustakaan Sultanah Bahiyah, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM).

I’m excited to work together with our staffs and you as our customer and it is a great pleasure to facilitate you with the knowledge dissemination environment in this University. As the main organization that functions as a storehouse filled with invaluable knowledge, the library enables you to acquire precious knowledge simply by reading and acquire information from diversity of formats. As knowledge learn, the output of your self will also reflect on your psychological behaviour which affecting intellectual, efficiency and performance in life.

Since its establishment in 1984, the library moved forward in building the best collections based on the university syllabus and course study. Thus, Perpustakaan Sultanah Bahiyah (PSB) caters wide resources of information or materials with state of the art facilities and assists you by our professional librarians in your learning or research endeavour. As well as for academic necessity, the library facilitates the UUM academician with teaching resources, tools and materials that meet their requirement. Hence the library currently owns more than 1.2 million of resources including printed and non-printed materials as well as the electronics media.

To maintain a long usability and relevance’s for the users, PSB keep upgrading itself in terms of technology, resource materials and services approach so that the future generations will have the same efficiency in information gathering and dissemination. We strive and ensure that our users will have access to all information resources available in all formats in order to support their learning, teaching and research efforts in the university as well as for the community surrounding as social obligation.

I hope everyone will take advantage of the resources, services, facilities and tools provided by the library. As we embrace the new information age era, we must not neglect the important of learning interest, teaching spirits and research exploration because it is the only reasons information turns to gold in term of value. So, keep your education dreams active, indulge with positive behavior and enrich yourself with valuable information from the library. Trust me, you will succeed!

All the best.


Salleh Hudin Mustaffa
Chief Librarian
Perpustakaan Sultanah Bahiyah