Collections

COLLECTION OF LIBRARY MATERIALS

 

NOVELS

This collection of fiction and non fiction novels are divided according to adult and children categories. The fiction collection comes in two sections-English and Bahasa Malaysia-and is arranged alphabetically by the author's name. The non-fiction collection is arranged according to the Dewey decimal classification shelving system.  

REFERENCE BOOKS

The Petaling Jaya Community Library has a wide collection of reference books in various fiels which include :

  1. Encyclopedia and Dictionaries
  2. Malaysiana
  3. General / Administration and Management
  4. UPSR,PMR,SPM and STPM rivision materials
  5. Workshop and Seminar scholarly papers
  6. Prime Minister's Collection 

MULTIMEDIA  COLLECTION

The library has an extensive collection of compact discs, video compact discs, CD-ROMs, DVD and Blu Ray covering a variety of topics which include malay movie, english movie, tamil movie, chinese movie, cartoons, box office movies, management, education, motivation, religious talk, documentaries, environmental, sport, music and many more.

MAGAZINES AND NEWSPAPERS

The library subscribes to 10 daily newspapers, and provides newspaper-clipping services on certain current issues. There are also more than 150 magazine titles from Malaysia and other countries, and backdated issues of many magazines available at the library for reference.

 

SUMMARY OF COLLECTION AT EACH  LEVEL

GROUND FLOOR
  • Children's books
  • UPSR revision
  • Children's encyclopedia

 

LEVEL 1
  • DDC 001-599 collection
  • English and Bahasa Malaysia fiction
  • Cyberway
LEVEL 2
  • DDC 600-999 collection
  • Latest magazines
  • Collection of articles from Periodicals
  • Magazine articles for reference PMR,SPM,STPM revision
  • Encyclopaedias and Malaysiana
LEVEL 3
  • DDC 001-999 collection
  • Multimedia collection
  • Seminar and workshop papers
  • Prime Minister's collection
  • Daily newspaper collection
  • Specific newspaper cuttings collection