We are still building up our collection of books, news clippings, speeches, policy papers, biographies, video footage and sound recordings to become the premier resource centre on Malaysia’s history of nation-building.
To enrich resources, Perdana Library has established collaborations with institutions such as the National Library, National Archives, UUM and Ui TM, and is keen to forge alliances with more organisations.
Sybil Daly was born in Sumatra to Irish and Indian parents, and grew up in Malaya.
She trained as a nurse and midwife and after marrying Dr Adson Clement Kathigasu, they operated a clinic in Ipoh.
There are now 3 categories to this competition: Fashion, Soft Furnishing and Handicraft.
Keterangan SPB Raja Permaisuri Agong Tuanku Fauziah binti Almarhum Tengku Abdul Rashid meluangkan masa melihat ketelitian sulaman Kebaya Nyonya di Majlis Pelancaran Buku Kebaya Nyonya Koleksi Datin Seri Endon Mahmood yang bertempat di Hotel Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur.
Library with Wi-Fi Perdana Library provide free Wireless Internet Access to Laptops and PDA users around the building.Also an art gallery offering you collection of rare artworks from as early as 1950's to the current ones.Malaysian as well as international artists are actively involved.When Malaya was taken by the Japanese in 1942, they went into hiding.Sybil and her husband started providing medical aid and information to the underground resistance at the Kathigasu shophouse dispensary in Papan, Perak.