This page will give you information on how you can access the library electronic resources, services, and other useful information that will aid in your studies here at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. To get started, all you need is your UTMID (username and password)



Accessing Library e-Resources

  • Subscribed Online Databases, e-Journals & e-Books

The Library has access to a wide range of subscribed e-resources such as online databases, e-journals, e-books, e-theses etc., which you can use to help with your studies. These e-resources are available to all UTM students and accessible 24/7.

Login with your UTMID credentials. Please note that Copyright rules must be observed when downloading or printing. This page is best viewed with Mozilla Firefox browser.

Access via Ezproxy

HOW TO ACCESS (link to tutorial video)

  • UTM Institutional Repository (UTM IR)

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia Institutional Repository (UTM-IR) is a digital collection of the University’s intellectual or research output. Institutional repositories centralize, collect, preserve, and comply with open access concept of accessing collection of scholarly materials that showcases the research output of Universiti Teknologi Malaysia communities. UTM Library is responsible in establishing, collaborating, managing, maintaining and disseminating the content of UTM-IR.

Access via UTMIR

HOW TO ACCESS (link to tutorial video)



  • UTM Theses & Past Year Exam Papers

UTM Theses and Exam Papers are available via Document Management System (DMS)

Access via DMS

How To Find Theses & Exam Papers


  • Open Access Resources

Open Access refers to resources that are freely available for viewing and/or use. Open Access materials can be excellent resources to supplement online library materials. Many scholarly and peer-review journals have opened their back issues as open access, and others have converted partially or totally to open access for all issues.

The list of open access resources that could assist in your research:

  2. Open Access Initiatives



Visiting UTM Library

You are welcome to visit the Library if you are living within traveling distance or if you are in the area.

Click on the links below for you to know more about the Library’s collection, services and facilities:


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