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 a.m.–6.30 p.m.

10.00 a.m.–6.00 p.m.

Sunday, Monday & Public Holidays:

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

Library closed from 30th Dec 2018 – 8th February 2019
Labour Day  1st May 2019
Nuzul Al-Quran 22nd May 2019
Hari Raya Aidilfitri 4th – 8th June 2019
National Day 31st August 2019
Maulidur Rasul 9th September 2019
Christmas 25th December 2019
Year End Holiday 31st December 2019


– The final date for items borrowing in 2018 is on 8th December 2018, Saturday
*Due to yearly library stock-taking and construction works, the library will temporarily close from 30 December 2018 (Sunday) until 8th February 2019 (Friday). The library will open on 9th February 2019 (Saturday)

– The final date for returning borrowed items before the temporary closing is on the 29th December 2018, Saturday





Dear Library Members,

Thank you very much for your continuous support.

We regret to inform you that the book lending service will be discontinued from 1st April 2020.

Changes regarding library services are as follows:

  • New registration and renewal for membership are available until 31st March 2019.
  • Upon request, new registration and renewal will be acceptable from 1st April 2019, but the validity dates of membership will be 31st March 2020.
  • Other services such as browsing of materials, audio visual and reference service etc. will still be available as usual even after 31st of March 2020.

For further enquiries and assistance, please call the JFKL Library at 032 2284 6228 (ext. 401/402/403) or email library@jfkl.org.my

Your cooperation and understanding is highly appreciated.










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