About us

As the only academic library in the Maltese Islands, the University of Malta Library represents the backbone of the diverse educational and research activities undertaken at the UM as well as a crucial element in the successful intellectual and economical growth of the Maltese society at large. Through a wide array of support services offered at both the main library and its six branches, the institution provides access to state-of-the-art facilities and top-quality scholarly resources, including print and electronic collections, and develops the users' ability to effectively identify, locate, evaluate, use and synthesize information.