Objectives

This unit is responsible to ensure that user is satisfied with the Online Database services. Other than that, this unit also offer skills classes or workshops to researchers/users with regard to databases usage/information searching.



Functions

Online Database Service

  • To hold a promotion to introduce new subcribed database.
  • To monitor the usage of online database and generate statistics from the usage monthly
  • To ensure subscribed online database is always in accessible condition to the users.
  • To help to search information using online database or other informative source requested by UTM top management.
  • To provide search manual for subscribed online database and upload inside the PSZ Portal.
  • To hold promotion for the online database usage through numerous ways such as PSZ Portal, Library Bulletin, brochures, and visits to the faculty.
  • To organize online database usage workshop or class from time to time with the intention to enrich users understanding and skills.
  • To ensure the services provided by the unit works well, maintenance of the software and hardware is done regularly.

Users Education Programme

  • To organize Research Methodology workshop for SLAB (Skim Latihan Akademik Bumiputra), SPS (Sekolah Pengajian Siswazah) and other request from researchers and post graduate students.
  • To provide modules on search methods, selected information sources, databases and other useful reference comply with the research field.
  • Collaboration with RMC, SPS, and faculties to promote and organize research methodology workshop.
  • To prepare achievement performance analysis with appropriate survey/questionnaire.

Pesisir Programme Services

Introduction

Pesisir programme is a programme for part time post graduate students. This programme belongs to SPACE.

Registration

Each student under this programme will register for Virtual Private Network (VPN) account during the programme registration with CICT. The VPN account enables them to access PSZ subscribe online databases.

Borrowing Eligibility

  • Similar with the full time post graduate student, the borrowing eligibility for students under this programme is 15 books at a time (for one month duration). (Kindly refer PSZ Library Handbook at http://portal.psz.utm.my/psz)

Reference to other library

  • Students who wants to make reference to other library need to apply the application through SPS academic staff. Once Research Support Division, Perpustakaan Sultanah Zanariah received an acknowledgement letter from SPS, we will release a reference letter to the appointed library.

Providing articles in PSZ collection (e-ILL)

  • Article application received by email where the full text is in printed form, Research Support Division will scan and attach the file to the requestor's email.
Useful Links
  • Current Databases List
  • Databases by Faculty
  • Postgraduate Information Skills

 

Research Management Support: Related Software

EndNotes [Reference Management Software]

A veru useful software that helps researchers and students to publish ; manage references and inserting citation automatically while writing articles, assignments, theses, etc

TurnIt In (Plagiarism Software)

An internet-based plagiarism detection service created by iParadigms LLC. It has the ability to verify and point out the originality of text in a written assignment



Staff

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Head of Research Support Division

Noraini Yahya

  • Masters in Technology Management (Technology) (UTM)
  • Post-Graduate Dip. in Lib. Sc.(UiTM), B.Sc.(Hons) (UM)
  • phone : 07-5530199
  • e-mail : This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

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Librarian

Noor Effendy Hamzah - P(SP1)

  • B. Information Studies Hons. (UiTM)
  • phone: 07 5530027
  • email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
  • Job specification (.pdf)
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Librarian

Zurina Rosmani - P(SP2)

  • B. Information Studies Hons. (UiTM)
  • phone: 07 5530076
  • email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
  • Job specification (.pdf)
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Library Assistant

Mohd Nizam Hashim - PmP(SP1)

  • phone: 07 5530529
  • email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
  • Job specification (.pdf)
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Administrative Assistant

Mona Liza Ngadenan - PTR(SP)

  • phone: 07 5530529
  • email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
  • Job specification (.pdf)
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Office General Assistant

Erwan Saman - PAP(SP)

  • phone: 07 5530529
  • email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
  • Job specification (.pdf)

 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 31 May 2011 08:36