Latfi, Nur Aina Aliaa Ahmad Izhar, Tengku Adil Tengku
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[Journal:] The International Journal of Management Science and Information Technology (IJMSIT) [ISSN:] 1923-0273 [Year:] 2017 [Issue:] 26 [Pages:] 44-62
NAISIT Publishers, Toronto
In the modern year of academic library nowadays most of the library are focus in designing their entire library space in tackle the issues on the number of gate count and circulation activities. Consideration on the importance of various spaces which can give satisfaction towards the users need indirectly open the eyes of academic library in doing this initiative as the main goal in achieving the target. The value on whole planning is really required as to support both activities, which is teaching and learning. The aim of this paper focuses on the study on satisfaction of various library spaces that available inside the academic library of Kolej Profesional Mara Beranang, Malaysia. The study is been conducted using quantitative method in which questionnaires have been distributed to 100 respondents and all the questionnaire have been return to be analyzed. The finding of the research that focus on the satisfaction towards four types of space which is collaboration space, individual space, interaction space and community space have give a clear picture on the level of satisfaction on the various need of space. This study is essentially suitable for the chief librarian for any types of library in doing their steps in improving the library physical in the good sense.
Academic library Satisfaction Collaboration space Individual Space Interaction Space Community space