The collection consists of books, serials,
on-line resources and audio-visual materials in Medicine and Science &
Technology (such as various fields of Engineering, Biotechnology, Materials
Sciences, etc.) Full bibliographical record of the collection is accessible
through AIMST Library Catalogue.
There are six categories of the collection:
- Open Shelf Book
This collection mainly supports the
teaching, learning and research for both staff and students. This collection
consists of additional references and leisure reading books.
- Red Spot Book
This collection consists of prescribed and
recommended textbooks or essential text recommended by Academic Staff. The
identifications for this collection are with a Red Spot Label on the spine
of the book.
- Reference Book
Reference materials such as dictionaries,
encyclopedias, directories, handbooks, manuals are not to be circulated.
Periodicals are items published on a
periodical basis (daily, weekly, monthly, etc.). AIMST Library subscribes to
periodicals pertaining to subject taught in AIMST as well as those for
leisure reading. AIMST Library also subscribes local newspapers namely The
New Straits Times, The Star and Utusan Malaysia.
- Electronic databases
AIMST Library provides access to various
databases on specific fields mainly medicine, engineering and applied
sciences. These databases can only be viewed by registered users.
- Audio-Visual Materials
This collection consists of audiocassettes, videotapes and CDs.