1) Users are only allowed to use the lounge for meetings, discussion groups, shooting or group projects.

2) Please leave your shoes properly on the shoe rack before entering the room.

3) Please make sure that all lights are switched on when the lounge is used.

4) Please bear in mind that making noise, singing, eating, sitting on the table and sleeping is strictly not allowed.

5) Please keep the lounge clean and tidy and remember not to leave any rubbish behind when you leave the room.

6) Please arrange the tables properly before you leave the room.

7) Please note that each group of students are allowed to use the lounge for a maximum of two hours per day.

8) Any user who violates this rule shall be barred from using the lounge facilities.


1) Open Shelf Collection

This collection can be on loan to staff and students.

2) Reference Collection

This collection only can be referred by users in the library ONLY.
e.g. dictionaries, encyclopedias, etc. and also RC including books. The books' call number is preceded by a capital R.

3) Red Spot Collection

This collection is indicated by a red spot on the cover of the book and can be loan out for a few hour and has to return back before 5.30 p.m. on the same day.
E.g. Past year examination papers, student project, Industrial Training Report, thesis, etc.

4) Audio Visual Collection

Students can view and use the Audio Visual materials in the library only, while lecturers can borrow them for teaching purposes.
AV collection includes cassettes, VHS tapes, diskettes, CD-ROMs, DVDs, etc.

5) Periodicals Collection

This collection refers to the periodical publications purchased and subscribed by Han Chiang University College of Communication library such as journals and magazines.

Welcome to Han Chiang University College of Communication Library Web OPAC

The Han Chiang University College of Communication library serves as an information centre for all staff and students. It plays a vital role in acquiring, managing and providing complete, relevant and latest information that supports the learning, teaching and research activities in the college.
In addition, it helps to promote the reading culture among students and staff.

Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) is used to search and locate materials available at Han Chiang University College of Communication library.
Materials could be searched by author, title, subject or keyword.

A - JJ - Z
Advances in Journalism and CommunicationJurnal Undang-undang dan Masyarakat
African Journal of Business ManagementKajian Malaysia
African Journal of Marketing ManagementMalaysian Journal of Computer Science
American Journal of Business and ManagementMalaysian Journal of History, Politics and Strategic Studies
Art and Design ReviewMalaysian Journal of Library & Information Science
Asia - Pasific Journal of Information Technology and MultimediaMalaysian Management Journal
Asian Journal of Accounting and
EconBizOpen Access Theses and Dissertations (
Economy & BusinessOpen Journal of Accounting
International Journal of Library and Information ScienceOpen Journal of Business and Management
International Journal of Management Sciences and Business Research Operations and Supply Chain Management An International Journal
Journal of Accounting and TaxationPQDT Open
Journal of Economics and International FinanceRepository of USM Research and Publication
Journal of Information and Communication TechnologySocial Science Open Access Repository
Journal of International StudiesThe Electronic Journals Library
Journal of Language, Linguistics and LiteratureThe International Journal of Banking and Finance
Journal of Media and Communication StudiesThe International Journal of Economics, Management and Accounting
Journal of Music and DanceThe International Journal of Management Science and Business Administration
Journal of Public Administration and Policy ResearchThe Journal of Knowledge Management Practice
Journal of Translation The Journal of New Media & Culture
Jurnal Ekonomi MalaysiaThe Journal of Specialised Translation
Jurnal Komunikasi ; Malaysian Journal of CommunicationThe Open Journal of Social Sciences
Jurnal Komunikasi ; Malaysian Journal of CommunicationThe International Journal of Banking and Finance
Jurnal Pengajian Media Malaysia; Malaysian Journal of Media Studies Third World Resurgence
Jurnal PengurusanUniversiti Putra Malaysia Institutional Repository
Jurnal Sains Sosial dan Kemanusiaan Universiti Utara Malaysia Institutional Repository

1) Photocopy machine (3 in 1)2

A self-service photocopier and printing are available for use (1 at RM0.10 per page).
The users also are allowed to scan reading material for free.

2) Web OPAC

Users can search for all types of items in the library collection by using Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) via link

3) Lounge

Library users can use this room for discussion or committee meetings.

4) Wi-Fi

Students can access the Internet by using personal notebooks/laptops.

5) Computers

There are 1 computer for OPAC and 4 computers for users to surf the internet.

6) Discussion room

Discussion room are available for group study and discussion.

7) Reading area

Users usually use this area to read periodicals, newspapers and other reading materials.

8) Carrels

The Library provides carrels for private study.

9) Locker

Users may keep their belongings in the locker except valuable items.

10) Prayer room

This room is reserved for male Muslim staff and students only.
Female Muslim staff and students can use the Female Staff prayer room located in Block B.


1) Borrowing & Returning

The user must register as a member before he or she can obtain the loan services provided by the library.

2) Renewal

Members are allowed to renew books which they have borrowed provided no one has placed a reservation on these books. Users can renew books at library counter or via online renewal service (

3) Reserve

Library users can place reservations for books checked out via online reservation.

4) Reference Service

This service includes assistance in identifying, obtaining or using resources, services or facilities provided by the Library

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