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Volume 22, Issue 2


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MALAY WORLD STUDIES AT ATMA VIA THE PORTAL
Ding Choo Ming,
   
ATMA (The Institute of the Malay World & Civilization) in UKM started out with one database in 1999 named PADAT. Today, there are nine databases offering a respectable array of information and materials via http://www.malaycivilization.com. These databases are continuously expanded with the objective of broadening and deepening research on Malay world studies during a time when the increasing use of IT and its widespread acceptance among researchers have not only brought massive changes to scholarly research and communication, but also affected the very survival of research institutes themselves.

ROLES AND FUNCTIONS OF INFORMATION PROFESSIONALS IN DIGITAL LIBRARIES
Adida Mohd Arnin, Lisdar Abdul Wahid, Rafidah Abdul Aziz,
   
It is not an easy task to become an information professional. One must not only have a strong educational background but also have a wide experience in the library profession. Their roles, functions and contributions towards the success of a digital library are discussed in this article



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