How to access online databases?

Online databases can be accessed on and off campus at You need to log in using your ACID credentials. Additionally, you will find links to e-resources throughout library search and Library Catalogue.

Contact your preferred library or email to or

What is Off-Campus Access?

Off-Campus Access is actually a link to Ezproxy which allows user to access online resources from off campus.

CAN I share my ACID and password to another user to access to the databases?

No, you may not disclose your ACID credentials to another person. The Library will not be held responsible for any misuse of ACID.

Does UTM Library provide electronic books which can be downloaded?

The Library has a growing collection of electronic books, some of which can be downloaded. Check for titles.

Where can I find past year exam papers? (Electronic Resources)

  • The Library provides access to the Examination Papers (EXAM) database which consists of past year examination papers.The database is updated whenever the Library receives new examination papers from the  faculties. Please note that access to the database is restricted to the staff and student of UTM only.
  • To access to the database, log on to the Library’s portal.
  • Click on UTM Theses & Exam Papers tab type in the E-Resources menu.
  • Click Document Management System.