The collection consist of printed serial items such as journals, magazines, reports, yearbooks etc and can be access at the fourth floor, PSB Main Building.
Serial are print or non-print or electronic publications which issued in parts, usually bearing issue numbers and/or dates. It is published periodically such as annually, monthly, weekly, daily and etc. A serial is expected to continue indefinitely. Serials include magazines, journals, newspapers, annuals (such as reports, yearbooks and directories).
A current periodical is a current issues which is recently received. It is arranged at the magazines shelves in serial department.
A bound periodical has the appearance of a hardcover book but contains multiple issues of a journal. After a library accumulates issues of a journal over the course of a year, or perhaps two years, it typically sends the journals issues to the bindery where the issues are joined together under one cover. It is arranged at the bookshelves in serial department
** For further information, please contact : Serial Division, Perpustakaan Sultanah Bahiyah, Universiti Utara Malaysia, 06010 Sintok, Kedah | Phone : (Hasma Hj Harun - 6049283645)
In order to develop a necessary standards of library materials for the purpose of study, learning and research in UUM, we strive to have a quality references in our collections. To do that the Library purchased the materials from recognized supplier or publishers from all around the globe. These high qualities of books, journal, audio visual etc were acquired with the involvement of faculty members as well the students in selecting the items accordingly. Onward the items will be processes by our Librarians in order to enable users an easy access to their required materials.
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