Maritime Library and Resource Centre (MLRC)

Established in 1977, ALAM Maritime Library and Resource Centre (MLRC) maintains a specialized maritime collection that caters to the information demands of staff and students alike of the Academy.

The main objective of MLRC is to support their staff and students in their teaching and learning by acquiring required materials and providing insightful and updated information on the maritime industry. It is equipped with designated areas for group work discussions and student – trainer discussion.

MLRC collection consists of reference books and serials and audio visual collections. Acquisition of information resources is primarily focused on the latest and renowned resources on maritime subject.

The collection is made accessible by an Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) vis PETRONAS Ubiquitous Library Search Engine (PULSE) and is classified using the Library of Congress Classification (LOC). MLRC also subscribe periodicals as additional reading materials for the users.

Opening hours

Monday – Friday

0815hrs – 1815hrs


  • Opening hours will be extended to 2100hrs during exam week
  • Closed on weekends and public holidays

For further enquiries Contact Us


  1. Siti Hafizah Manap – Librarian
  2. Syuqran Rohaizad – Assistant.Librarian
  3. Shaharuddin Tahrin – Library Assistant
  4. Nur Marisha Abdullah – Library Assistant