Mon - Sun: 09.00 - 21.00

open during public holidays

SSL Tanjung Aru Branch

Tanjung Aru Plaza, 1, Jalan Mat Salleh

088 - 748885 / 886

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Our Facilities

Take a look at our full and wide range of facilities available to the public inside SSL Tanjung Aru Branch.

Information and Circulation Counter

Circulation counter for registration, charging/discharging and related enquiries

Exhibition Area

Foyer is available for rent at RM70/day for exhibitions and other programs.

Newspaper and Magazine Area

Varieties of magazines and newspapers can be accessed at the ground floor of the library.


E-Resources such as E-Books and E-Magazines can be accessed at the ground floor of the library.

Charging Station

Recharge your devices at the charging station.

Souvenir Gift Shop

Souvenir store that sells variety local products from t-shirts, ice creams, honey and more.

Children Area

Children get to enjoy a variety of books at this level with their parents/guardians.

Infinity Mirror Room

Have fun and experience a room with parallel mirrors which create a series of reflections that appear to recede to infinity.

Nursing Area

This area is allocated for mothers to attend to personal needs of infantsas well as toddlers.

Children Reading Net

A place for children and parents to participate in storytelling and various activities.

Working / Reading Space

A corner for group discussion be it school, work or simply anything.

Music Studio

You can rent this music studio at RM20 / 1 hour for your jamming sessions.

Teens Area

Enjoy varieties of teenage books at this level.

Teen Reading Area

Enjoy the spacious reading areas.

Adult Library

Fiction and Non-fiction titles.

‘Petrosains Maker’ Studio

Through a series of interactive, innovative and insightful workshops, participants can make science work for them in extraordinary ways.

Web OPAC / Computers

Computers are available for information searching purposes only.

Prayer Room / Surau

Provided for muslim who wishes to pray.

Reference Area (4th Floor)

Collection of reference books.

Multi-Purpose Room (5th Floor)

On the fifth floor is a Multi-Purpose Room with sound proof walls. This room can accommodate 60 to 80 people. It is available for rent to any organization or groups with the following rates:
i) Multi-Purpose Room – RM 400 for 8 hours; RM50 for subsequent hour. ii) Utilities – RM 100 for 8 hours. iii) PA system, LCD, White Screen – RM50 each. iv) Request for technician during the weekend – RM70.

Equipped with pantry and washrooms for male, female and OKU.

Meeting Room

Room for meeting.

Teens Reading Pod

Red Pods for teenagers to sit and read or simply chat with their friends.

Reference Reading Pod (Fourth Floor)

Yellow Pods to sit and read or simply chat with friends.

Adult Reading Pod

Blue Pods for adult to sit and read or simply chat with their friends.

Paper and Ink Cafe

Enjoy different types of beverages at the Paper and Ink Cafeteria.