Read@Uni Book Review Competition

The Book Review Competition

General Info

The Read@Uni Book Review Competition is open to all UUM patrons (staff and students) from now until the due date on 11 March 2019.

The competition focused on the objective of publicizing the Read@Uni campaign and enriching the general knowledge of the participants and readers with new discovery and innovation information. At the same time it will also sharpening their skill on reading and reviewing information.

So what are you waiting for?

Participate in the competition today and be a winner!

Download the competition form here and send your review to :


The Prizes!

First Place - Book Voucher (RM150.00), Hamper and Certificate
Second Place - Book Voucher (RM130.00), Hamper and Certificate
Third Place - Book Voucher (RM100.00), Hamper and Certificate

Rules of the Competition
  1. The competition is open to all UUM patrons and users of Perpustakaan Sultanah Bahiyah (staff and students).
  2. All winners of this competition will be divided by student and staff categories.
  3. Type of reading material to be reviewed is open either fiction or non fiction but must be obtained from the PSB UUM collection.
  4. Every participant must prepare a written review in form of essay between 5-7 pages, using MS Word with Arial font of 12pt and Double line spacing.
  5. The review must be in Malay or English language ONLY
  6. Every review must be originally written by the participant and does not published in any publication either printed or online before.
  7. Entries that does not follow the rules of originality  and copyright will be disqualified.
  8. Author name, book title, year of publication and call number of the book reviewed must be clearly stated in the competition form.
  9. Every entries must be submitted by email in a soft-copy format (MS Word) to the organizer on or before 11 March 2019.
  10. The juries will short listed the reviews by categories (staff and student) and each of the selected participants will need to give an oral review of their book in a separate event that will be notified later. Entries will be judged base on the language style, skill of reviewing and presentation style. All winners will be announce on that day.
  11. You can download the competition form as mention in the link above or through our Facebook here.
  12. All participation's must be submitted by email to :
  13. By submitting a book review to this contest, the participant agrees to give Perpustakaan Sultanah Bahiyah UUM the exclusive, irrevocable right to use, edit, reproduce, publish and transmit the submitted reviews and information provided throughout the world in any media, website, publication, advertising / marketing / promotional materials and electronic media without any additional compensation.
  14. All decisions of the juries will be final.


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