In conjunction with the Information Literacy Program for New Postgraduate’s Students, please be informed that the Clarivate Analytics publisher will hold a database training session such as the following details:

Date          : 28th  February 2018 (Wednesday)

Time         : 10.00 am – 12.00 pm

Venue       : Malawati Room, PSAS.

Module     : Incites Journal Citation Reports 

Designing your publication strategy:

  • Which journals are most highly ranked in their field?
  • How to know if a journal publishes up to date research?
  • How to choose a journal that has high citation longevity?
  • How to find a journal that gets cited very quickly?
  • How to quickly find related journals?

Online registration is now open by using the following URL: 

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2. web banner - library ILP - 2018

In conjunction with the enrollment of new postgraduate students, we are pleased to inform that Perpustakaan Sultan Abdul Samad (PSAS) will conduct Information Literacy Programme to all new postgraduate students. Details of the classes are as follows:


  1. Library Introduction
  2. Information Search Strategy
  3. Online Database 
  4. Mendeley : Beginner

The objective of the class:

  • Expose users to library services and facilities
  • Educate users to understand how to obtain information efficiently & effectively.
  • Allows users to identify, acquire and evaluate information from multiple sources.
  • Learn how to access the online material more effectively.
  • Learn how to use Reference Manager.

Online registration is now open by using the following URL:

jadual PG 1

jadual PG 2


Free webinar: Assessing global trends in foreign direct investment

Dear User,

Register for free webinar, assessing global trends in foreign direct investment (FDI). Current trends in foreign direct investment will be discussed with Andreas Dressler, one of the world’s leading advisers in the field of FDI.

Topics covered will include:
  • The global FDI picture, including a look at Greenfield and M&A investment levels in the past year and how the FDI landscape has changed since the financial crisis of 2008
  • The emerging industries and technologies attracting investment 
  • Which companies are the leading investors since 2016
  • A look at China’s outward foreign direct investment and the fastest growing destination markets
  • The importance of venture capital – where is money being raised and in which sectors?
Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Time: 11pm (GMT+8)

Tuesday Training Classes (Information Search Strategy & Online Databases Classes)

We are pleased to inform you that  Perpustakaan Sultan Abdul Samad (PSAS) will hold training classes on Information Search Strategy & Online Databases for all UPM’s students and lecturers. Details of the program are as follows:

Date : 6th, 13th & 20th February 2018 (Tuesday)

Time : See the attachment

Venue: Malawati Room, PSAS.

All students & lecturers are encouraged to attend this class in order to explore and find information resources online.

kelas selasa



Latihan Industri di BPPM: Pelajar praktikal dari Fakulti Pengurusan Maklumat UiTM

SHARMIRA AZWA seorang pelajar Fakulti Pengurusan Maklumat UiTM, Digree in Resource Center Management telah menjalani Latihan Industri di BPPM, PSAS bermula dari 24 Ogos hingga 30 Dec 2017. Sepanjang tempoh latihan di BPPM, pelajar ini memahami fungsi Bahagian BPPM, memahami konsep penghubung fakulti / khidmat perundingan, mempelajari pengendalian program-program  literasi maklumat, perkhidmatan penyelidikan dan aktiviti yang berkaitan. Ini bagi membolehkan pelajar mendapatkan pengalaman yang berguna sebelum memasuki alam pekerjaan kelak. Pelajar praktikal berkenaan turut menyedia dan membentangkan “academic writing” kepada perpustakaan berkaitan keberkesanan program literasi maklumat.

Tahniah dan syabas!


WIPO National Workshop on Patent Analytics

14th November 2017 MyIPO had successfully hosted the WIPO National Workshop on Patent Analytics using the Guidelines for Preparing Patent Landscape Reports and the Manual on Free and Open Source Tools for Patent Analytics. The workshop was fully supported by Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO) and World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). The three-day workshop provided a platform for participants to do practical exercise of obtaining patent data from PatentScope, Lens and Espacenet, cleaning patent data using Open Refine, well as analysing, visualization and sharing of data using Gephi and Tableau Public in which these tools are free and available to all.

The regional workshop which was held at IP Academy of MyIPO was participated by 2 representatives from UPM namely Putra Science Park and Sultan Abdul Samad Library. It was also joined by representatives of other Patent offices of Malaysia namely from UKM, UPNM, MPOB, Polytechnics etc.


Download Speaker’s Slides

Perpustakaan Sultan Abdul Samad and Wiley would like to thank all who attended and who helped to make the workshop such a huge success!We hope that you found the workshop informative and worthwhile.We hope you had fun, and we look forward to seeing you at the next event. We truly appreciate your support.

Download speaker’s slides here.

Thank you.