Sarawak State Library


Innovation and Sustainability

  • To facilitate research and related activities on library science.
  • To identify queries regarding library services that need to be answered through research and promote the conduct of research to answer those queries. 
  • To review and make recommendations on studies/research and professional efforts pertaining to libraries and recommending inclusions, standards, procedures and policies as appropriate to Pustaka Negeri Sarawak.


  • Undertake research and study on library and information science that is designed for the improvement and continuing development in the quality of library’s roles in the society and library professionals. 
  • Promote the practical application of relevant research findings in library and information science 
  • Promote standards, guidelines and best practices in library and information science 
  • Provide support, input and advice in the establishment, expansion and improvement of library facilities through the administration of the State and Federal grants


Library Planning and Development


  • Pustaka Negeri Sarawak
  • Other Public Libraries in Sarawak


  • Contents
  • Services ( new and advance )
  • Reading and life-long learning
  • Knowledge -based study

Research activities and investigations pertaining to library services and professional.

  • Pustaka Sibu
  • Reading Research
  • Users´ Profile and information needs of Pustaka Negeri Sarawak
  • Local Content
  • Collection Evaluation

Library Development Projects - State and Federal Funded

  • Assist in planning, organizing, directing, coordinating and implementing approved projects.

Library Project with ICT facilities.

  • (New or upgrading)