The SUHAKAM library which was established in 2002, is located on the 13th floor of its Kuala Lumpur office in Menara TH Perdana, Jalan Sultan Ismail. It is the one and only specialised Human Rights library in Malaysia. Its collection comprises of books, journals, conference proceedings, audio video tapes, theses and dissertations. All documents are available in English and Malay.

Members of the public with interest in human rights, especially students, non-governmental organisations and researchers may make use of the reference materials available at this library during office hours. For the time being, SUHAKAM does not allow external users to borrow books or any materials from the library.

For group visits to the library, kindly make an appointment. Please contact the SUHAKAM office in advance to arrange your visit so that the library staff is available to show you around, answer your enquiries and help you with catalogue searches.


Opening Hours

Monday – Thursday : 8.30 a.m – 12.45 p.m, 2.45 p.m – 4.30 p.m
Friday : 8.30 a.m – 12.15 p.m, 2.45 p.m – 4.30 p.m