Tag Archives: National Library of Malaysia

National Library to launch database for Master Catalogue of Malay Manuscripts next year

(11 October 2017, Kuala Lumpur, (Bernama)  The National Library of Malaysia (PNM) will launch the database for the Master Catalogue of Malay Manuscripts next year in a bid to uplift the status and provide intellectual evidence of the greatness of Malay civilisation, said PNM director-general Nafisah Ahmad. She said this would be the first database […]


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National Library of Malaysia librarians visit the NCL Taiwan for a two week learning exchange

(21 December 2015) Madam Nor O’baidah Abidin and Madam Farah Aliza Abd Aziz from the National Library of Malaysia Library System and Network Division visited the NCL for a two-week learning exchange (7-18 December). To meet the learning needs of these foreign librarians and to promote exchange of experience and interaction between the staff of […]


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Second Samsung SMART library in Malaysia

(18 January 2015) Following its inaugural launch in mid-2014, Perpustakaan Negara Malaysia (PNM), in partnership with Samsung Malaysia Electronics (SME) Sdn Bhd, recently unveiled the country’s second Samsung SMART Library at the National Library of Perlis (PPANP). The Samsung SMART Library initiative aims to support the national agenda to transform Malaysia into an information and […]


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Perpustakaan Negara Malaysia unveils the country’s first Samsung SMART Library

(16 June 2014, Kuala Lumpur)  Perpustakaan Negara Malaysia (PNM)  has unveiled Malaysia’s first Samsung SMART Library.  Located at the first floor of the National Library’s main building this first of its kind digital-book reading zone results from a public-private partnership between PNM and Samsung Malaysia Electronics (SME) Sdn Bhd. The Samsung SMART Library at PNM […]


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The national libraries of Malaysia and Taiwan sign cooperation agreement

The 2014 International Digital Library Conference (IDLC) held in Kuala Lumpur 8-10 April 2014 was an opportunity for the national libraries of Malaysia and Taiwan to forge closer ties. The theme of the conference was Preserving and Sharing Digital Resources through Co-operation and Collaboration. NCL’s Director-general Tseng was the keynote speaker, talking on “National Central […]


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