Perpustakaan Tun Abdul Rahman Ya’kub (PeTARY) includes PeTARY Main and three branch libraries: PeTARY Medical, PeTARY Pre-U and PeTARY Sibu. PeTARY Medical is located on the Main Campus; PeTARY Pre-U is in the East Campus of UNIMAS Kota Samarahan while PeTARY Sibu is in Integrated Learning Facility (ILF) Sibu.
This Medical Library is in the West Campus of UNIMAS, Kota Samarahan. It is located on the ground and the first floor of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences and was established in May 2014. With an estimated area of 404 sq. m., it can accommodate up to 100 sitting capacity. Previously, this branch library was set up in November 2002 at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Science’s new building at Lot 77, Jalan Tun Ahmad Zaidi Adruce, Kuching. With an area of around 6500 sq. ft. it could accommodate up to 200 patrons at a time, 2 Computer Laboratories with 60 PCs and bookshelves that could hold up to 80,000 volumes of medical and nursing books and journals.
Pre University Studies
PeTARY Pre U is located at UNIMAS East Campus and was established in 2010. The library houses books and other reading materials that caters for Pre-University students and staff. It can accommodate about 213 seating at any one time.
In 2007 a Resource Room was established at the Integrated Learning Facilities in Sibu aiming to provide information resources for medical students doing their clinical postings. With a floor area of around 200 sq. meter, it can accommodate about 1000 volumes of reference materials, 30 seats and a computer laboratory with 15 computers.