We are an open resource hub that engages academics, politicians, and citizens in critical dialogue about local and global society, politics, and economics.

We focus on Social Science & Humanities, with English, Bahasa Malaysia, and Chinese titles on:

Political Economy

Human Rights

Labor & Migration

Public Policy & Administration

Ethic Studies

International Affairs

Urban Studies

South East Asian Studies

Security & Defense 

Islamic Studies

We also provide unique access to government and government-linked corporation reports, Parliamentary papers, journal papers, conference reports, and discussion

Visit Us

Open up your mind to our collections of thought-provoking books in our collection.

Opening hours: Monday to Friday: 9AM – 4PM.
Saturday: 10AM – 3PM.
Sunday & Public Holidays: Closed.

5th Floor, Wenworth Building, Jalan Yew, Off Jalan Pudu, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Join Our Events

Participate in public talks and forums in our space, which feature experts from various fields.

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Event Space

The library is available for event booking subject to the organisers’ approval

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