Terms of Use

The Sarawak State Library has developed in order to provide information about Sarawak State Library arts collection. The Sarawakiana Web site ("Site") is provided to you under these terms of use ("Terms of Use"). The Sarawak State Library may at any time revise these Terms of Use by updating this posting. By accessing, browsing or using the Site, you accept and agree to, without limitation or qualification, these Terms of Use (and any amendments). You are encouraged to visit this page from time to time to review the current Terms of Use.

1. Copyright Statement

The Sarawak State Library seeks to maximise public access and visibilty to its arts collection. All artworks that appear on this Site ('materials') are protected by copyright and may be covered by other restrictions as well. No image or information displayed on this site may be reproduced, transmitted or copied other than for the purpose of fair use (e.g. for noncommercial, educational, and personal use only) as permitted under the Malaysian Copyright Act 1987 and subsequent amendments, without the permission of the Sarawak State Library.

2. Notes regarding Collection records

Where known, all works of art displayed on the site are accurately described and attributed with the creators name where possible. Please note that Sarawakiana Arts Collection Online records may not reflect the best available knowledge about Collection items. If you have additional information or questions about objects in the Collection, we encourage you to contact us at

3. Disclaimer

This website contains copyrighted materials and artworks. Sarawak State Library respects the intellectual property rights of artists and has taken reasonable efforts to ensure the full consent of all copyright holders. Sarawak State Library accepts no responsibility for images reproduced without a copyright holder’s permission.
Your use of and browsing of this website are at your own risk. Everything on this website is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or noninfringement. Sarawak State Library makes no warranties or representations regarding the information contained on this website, and specifically disclaims any warranty as to the suitability, reliability, timeliness or accuracy of the information contained on this website for any purpose. Sarawak State Library does not warrant that the functions contained in the materials will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes such materials available are free of viruses or other harmful components. Sarawak State Library does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of the materials in this site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, reliability or otherwise. You (and not Sarawak State Library) assume the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair or correction.

4. Privacy Policy

Your use of our website and Materials is subject to our privacy policy.


For questions regarding our terms of use, please contact:

Sarawak State Library

Jalan Pustaka
Off Jalan Stadium
93050 Petra Jaya
Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia
Tel: 082-442000
Fax: 082-446644