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Perpustakaan Negeri Sabah, Cawangan Tanjung Aru, Jalan Mat Salleh 88100 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah.

Tel : 088-748 885

Head of Branch: Madam Nelly Green


Monday 10.00 AM To 6.00 PM
Tuesday to Sunday & Public Holiday 9.00 AM To 6.00 PM



The Sabah State Library Tanjung Aru branch was officially opened to members of the public on 1 April 2019. This library is sandwiched between the Perdana Park and the Plaza Tanjung Aru along Jalan Mat Salleh. Located on a three acres site, this seven storey 62,500 square feet building is the latest and thus far the most iconic library building.

Facilities in this library includes:


  • Information and Registration Counter
  • Newspaper and Magazine area
  • e-Resources
  • Exhibition area
  • Paper and Ink Café
  • Souvenir Gift shop

First Floor

  • Children Library
  • Nursing area

Second Floor

  • Teen Library
  • Jamming studio
  • Petrosains Maker Studio

Third Floor

  • Lending Library
  • SKMM Maker Space


  • Reference Library
  • Prayer rooms

Fifth Floor

  • Multi-Purpose Room

Sixth Floor

  • Staff Area



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Headquarters Opening Hours

Closed on Public Holidays, Except for Tanjung Aru Library Branch

088-214828, 231623 Fax: 088-270151
Jalan Tasik, Off Jalan Maktab Gaya, Locked Bag 2023, 88300 Luyang, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia.