Monday, July 24, 2017

KC Milestone

The Malaysian Insurance Institute Knowledge Management Unit (KMU)

is a specialized library in insurance and insurance related areas. It has an extensive range of materials in insurance, risk and related financial services. It started operating in 1968 to position MII as the leading insurance education and training institution.The objectives of Knowledge Centre are to add value in providing accessibility to quality resources and to become the hub of information sources and services to facilitate capacity building for the industry in insurance and related technical areas.

 

Admission

  • Admission to the premises and use of its services and facilities are exclusively for (1) MII Individual and Institutional members, (2) KMU/MII invited guests as specified below.
  • List of MII Institutional Members may be viewed at DOWNLOAD section.
CategoryDescriptionAdmissionSign Up
MII Individual members Individually registered professional member under affiliate, ordinary, associate or fellow category MII Membership card Register online
MII Institutional members Staff of institutionally registered professional members from insurance companies/takaful operators/brokers/loss adjusters, etc Staff ID card Register online
KMU / MII invited guests Participants, trainers, guests invited by KMU or MII to attend events or program at MII City Centre Invitation letter -
  • For non-members that would like to do research at KMU are advised to sign up under MII Individual members - Affiliate. Read more about our membership entitlements.
  • For non-members who would like to take a short tour at KM,  please inform the librarian at KM Counter.
  • Members are welcome to bring non-members companions for group discussions or training registered under the members' name. Respective member must take measures to ensure that the non-members are adhere to KM rules and regulations at all time within the premise.

 

Code of conducts

Members are expected to abide the code of conducts while in the premise:

  • Set your phone in silent mode. Control your voice while at reading area and when taking your calls.
  • No heavy meals inside the premise. However, wrapped snacks and bottled drinks, drinking water in the cup provided by MII and beverages provided by KMU are allowed.
  • Always throw the rubbish into the waste basket provided.
  • Kindly ask assistance from the staff if you have any enquiry or difficulty in using our services or facilities.

 

Services and facilities

Members enjoy complimentary usage of services and facilities provided at KMU except for printing and photocopy services. Non members will be charged for services such as access to PC or wired internet connection and notebook/phone charge. To use any services or facilities, members / non members must request and register at KM Counter.

  • Locker room;
    • Always request to put your bag in the locker provided. This facility is provided for free to members. Kindly request the key from KM counter.
    • Ensure that the locker is clean and empty and lock it back before returning the key to KM Counter after usage.
  • Reading area;
    • Please rearrange back the seat to the original position after use.
    • Please leave books referred at the reading table or at KM Counter. For AV collection, please return it to the librarian in charge.
  • K - Cyber;
    • Use PCs in this area for searching MII Library Catalogue, scanning and printing service only. For other purposes, please request PCs at K-Multimedia instead.
    • Register and request password from KM counter.
    • For printing, you need to inform and get the papers from the counter.
    • Do not remove any hardware or software installed at PCs provided.
    • Please shut down the PCs after use.
    • Please rearrange back the seat to the original position after use.
  • K - Discussion;
    • Please rearrange back the seat to the original position after use.
  • K - Multimedia;
    • Register and request password from KM counter.
    • Do not remove any hardware or software installed at PCs provided.
    • Please shut down the PCs after use.
    • Please rearrange back the seat to the original position after use.
    • Please leave books referred at the reading table or at KM Counter. For AV collection, please return it to KM counter.
  • K - Idea;
    • Remove your shoes before entering the room.
    • Do not rearrange the furniture.
  • Shelving area;
    • Once you have taken out a book from the shelves, do not put it back to the same shelve. You can leave the book at the lowest empty shelve or on the reading table.
    • Always check MII Library Catalogue first to get the call number for books you wish to refer. This is because most of the books may be catalogued under more than one discipline or subject and may also be shelved according to the collection type. Read more about finding resources.
  • Borrowing library items outside premise;
    • MII Individual Members are required to place a separate deposit amounting RM150 (minimum holding period 1 year) before being eligible for borrowing the reference materials.
    • MII Institutional Members are required to bring an authorization letter for individual under company loan. Download sample.
    • Borrower must be responsible on the item borrowed using their account as fine will be impose if there is any damages or lost of the item borrowed. Read more about borrowing services.

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