About Library

Yadanabon University Library launched as soon as the university was established in 1959. It was then situated on 1st floor of building No.31. At that time there were 1630 volumes of books. In 1999, the total collection of the volumes reached to 47400.

Electronic Library (ELIB) software has been used to record the library collections since 2000.

eCatalogues are provided at the website. The users can search e-catalogue by author, title, subject, keyword search and advanced search through our library automation system (ELIB Software).

On April 2015, the old library was moved to the new building in which Circulation Section, Reference Section I (Theses and Project paper), Reference Section and Periodical Section, Processing Section and Computer Section are accommodated. ills

At present, the library has over seven hundred thousand collections. Most of them are academic books correspond to the teaching programs related to the university. In addition, fiction and non-fiction; theses, project papers and old questions of Magway University.

Motto – Helping those who seek knowledge
Vision – To support upgrading university education with effective library services
Mission – To increase the skills capacity of librarians with closed links of faculty

Library Collection

Myanmar Books                                             30201

English Books                                                43352

Periodicals (Myanmar)                                  27637

Periodicals (English)                                     8019

Ph.D Dissertation                                           51

MRes. Theses                                                 367

MA, Msc Theses                                             2268

Project paper                                                 1446


    • Loan service (Closed Stack System)
    • Periodical service
    • References service
    • Inter-library Loan service
    • e-library service
    • Special service for Visually Impaired Students
    • Human Rights Resource Center


  • Provide services for visually impaired students from MagwayUniversity
  • Collaboration with the Myanmar National Association of the Blind (MNAB) which supports reading and writing facilities for the blind and transforming the braille book
  • Recording and editing audio files for audio book
  • DTP process for transcribing braille letter
  • Providing audio books and braille books for their course respectively
  • Assist for finding online e-Resources and references in the library

Opening Hours

Room Hours
1st Floor Reference and Periodical, Circulation 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
e-Library 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Ground Floor Circulation 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Resource Room for Visually Impaired Students 9:00 AM to 16:00 PM


Annually, enrolled students, office staff and faculty members have registered at the Library. It needs present his/ her identity card, giving 2 passport photos to the library.

Outsider users need Government Department or recommendation letter of a professor from Magway University.

User Categories Loan Cards Loan Periods
Students 4 Card 1 Week
Teaching Staff 4 Cards 1 Month
Office Staff 1 Card 1 Week

* Researchers and outsiders can use in Library.


Online Resources များကို အောက်ဖေါ်ပြပါ Website များမှ ရှာဖွေအသုံးပြုနိုင်ပါသည်။

Librarian & Contact

If you have any question about the library, Please contact to library@ydbu.edu.mm.
Daw Ei Ei Htwe