The JFKL Library is your gateway to Japan!

We welcome you to visit us and help you explore Japan.

Our collection features a wide range of materials on Japan including books, magazines, comics, music CD’s and DVD’s.We provide extensive resources and information to the people in Malaysia who would like to know about Japan.


Japan – related books in English and Japanese

Japanese language study guide

Reference materials


Magazines & newspapers

Music CD’s & DVD’s


Lending service for members

Reference inquiry service


Audiovisual booths viewing station

Magazines & newspapers browsing

Free Wi-Fi

Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC)


Library Users Guide

Library Collection

– How To Become member




The Japan Foundation Kuala Lumpur

18th Floor, Northpoint, Block B.

Mid Valley City, No 1, Medan Syed Putra

59200, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Opening Hours

10:30 AM – 6:30 PM

10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Sunday, Monday & Public Holidays:

Please kindly be informed that the library will be closed on the following dates :

New Year's Holiday 1 – 3 January 2020
Chinese New Year 24 – 27 January 2020
Federal Territory Day 1 February 2020
Thaipusam 8 February 2020
Spring Equinox Day 20 March 2020
Labour Day  1 May 2020
Wesak Day 7 May 2020
Nuzul Al-Quran 11 May 2020
Hari Raya Aidilfitri 25 – 27 May 2020
Birthday of YDP Agong 6 June 2020
Hari Raya Haji 31 July 2020
Awal Muharram 20 August 2020
National Day 31 August 2020
Malaysia Day 16 September 2020
Maulidur Rasul 29 October 2020
Deepavali 14 November 2020
Christmas 25 December 2020
Year End Holiday 30 – 31 December 2020



Dear JFKL friends and family,

As you all know, our library is temporarily closed until 31 March 2020 due to renovation and is scheduled to resume operations on 1 April 2020.

However, due to the current situation with COVID-19, the library will be closed until further notice. Hence, please wait for further notice regarding the timing of the re-opening on our Facebook page and website.

Should you have any enquiries, please call us at 03-2284 6228 or email us at library@jfkl.org.my.
(Please note that all inquiries will be attended after the movement control order passed.)

Fond regards,
JFKL Library




Dear JFKL members and library users,

After much consideration, we are pleased to inform you that JFKL library membership and book lending service for certain books will be continued from April 2020 onwards.

Please note the following:

JFKL Membership
Annual fee (April 2020 – March 2021) will be RM10 for both new registration and membership renewal.

Temporary closure
The library will be closed temporarily from 1 March 2020 until 31 March 2020 due to library system maintenance./renovation/ in preparation for the new library system.

The last day for material checkout is on Saturday, 29 February 2020 and it is advisable to return all your loaned item(s) by Saturday, 14 March 2020.

**A BOOK DROPBOX is available outside of the main entrance when the library is closed.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and your continuous support would be highly appreciated.

Should you have any enquiries, please call us at 03-2284 6228 or email us at library@jfkl.org.my.

Thank you very much.
JFKL Library







For further enquiries and any assistance, please call the JFKL Library at 03 2284 6228 (ext. 401/402/403).