Donate your preloved textbooks to new students

Selection of donated materials

The Library will be pleased to accept your donations if the items are in good condition.

  • Textbooks
  • Reference books

The Library generally will not accept conditions/ formats which includes but not limited to the following

  • Audio visual materials
  • Damaged
  • Magazines of any kind
  • Material in obsolete or inaccessibble formats
  • Materials downloaded from the Internet
  • Materials which are in poor physical condition
  • Most periodicals
  • Photocopied materials
  • Pirated print publications
  • Underlined/ highlighted pages
  • The Library reserves the right to refuse donations that do not meet the above criteria.

Textbook Rescue donations will be accepted at the following library locations during library hours, throughout the year as follows:


Utropolis Glenmarie Campus
Jalan Kontraktor U1/14
Seksyen U1, 40150 Shah Alam
Selangor Darul Ehsan
Tel: +603-5565 0578
Fax: +603- 5565 0783
Email: [email protected]



Batu Kawan Campus
Lebuhraya Bandar Cassia
Batu Kawan
14100 Penang
Tel:+604-563 6231
Email: [email protected]
George Town Campus
32, Anson Road
10400 Penang
Tel:+604-238 6351
Fax:+604-228 0362
Email: [email protected]


For book donations to the Library, please refer to here.

These books have been kindly donated by fellow students and staff. New students are welcome to claim on first come first served basis.

Collection Flow by First-Year New Student:

  1. Titles list can be viewed from the Library’s website.
  2. The Library will attend to walk-in students only.
  3. Upon receiving request of books, the Library staff will check the student status to verify requestor is a new student
    (New student definition: 1st year of the program taken, regardless of level of program)
  4. Recipients name, ID, date and titles are to be recorded to the master List.
  5. List is to be updated to the Library website daily on working day.


  1. First come first served basis.
  2. No reservations via email or phone, walk-in only.