The circulation counter is responsible in providing services for borrowing and returning of books. The borrowing service offers various types of printed materials in different subjects, including fiction and non-fiction for children, teenagers, and adults. The library automation system used by the circulation service is the KOHA system. The terms and conditions for membership application in the State Public Library (Adults, Teenagers and Children) are as follow:
i. Malaysian citizen may apply for membership using Mykad.
ii. Military/ Police, Children (who don’t own a Mykad) as well as foreigners may apply for membership using Smartcard.
iii. Membership application using Mykad will be charged RM1.00 (once every 3 years) and annual membership fee of RM10.00 for adult/teenager and RM5.00 for children. Registration using Smartcard will be charged an additional amount of RM5.00 in the first year.
iv. Membership that has expired after 1 year must be renewed to continue enabling members to borrow materials from the library.