Perpustakaan Tun Abdul Rahman Ya'kub (PeTARY) - The Library of Universiti Malaysia Sarawak


UNIMAS Archives serves as a repository for the historical records of UNIMAS. Its primary purpose is to collect, locate and coordinate the management of all important documents and valuable records of the University and to support information needs or the entire UNIMAS community, and other interested persons who seek to know more about UNIMAS's past.

All collections are described in the LibrARY System and are available to users. Researchers can use the material by visiting our UNIMAS Archive Room located at the Lower Ground Floor of the Library.

The Collections

Records & Documents

UNIMAS Records & documents such as the statutes, the establishment of' the university, appointment letters etc.

Official Publications

Material derivative of F /I/C/D such as the annual report, prospectus, handbooks etc.


Press & news published by F /I/C/D, associations in UNIMAS, staff and students.

Journal / Magazine / Newsletter

Material derivative of F /I/C/D for example Persada, Research Bulletin, Insight, and others.

Academic Works

Academic writings by UNIMAS academicians and officers. including research reports, articles, seminar papers, etc.

Program Books & Souvenir Books

Souvenir program book during formal and informal activities and ceremonies of UNIMAS.


UNIMAS souvenir products such as pens, vases, ties, plaques, convocation robes etc.

Graphic materials

Graphic materials issued by UNIMAS such as artifacts, pictures, posters, charts, banners, etc.


Audio, video, CD - ROM , DVD and other electronic materials on UNIMAS

News clippings

Collection of local newspaper clippings related to the history and activities of UNIMAS.