- January 2011
UTM-IR has moved up to the 61st place in the list of Top 400 Repositories, and 48th place for the Top 400 Institutional. This is the highest achievement for UTMIR since its introduction in 2007. (Ranking is based on the Ranking Web of World Repositories).
- September 2010
PSZ has been awarded with ISO 9001:2008 (valid from 9 September to 29 May 2013).
- July 2010
UTM-IR has moved up to the 91st place in the list of Top 400 Repositories, and 77th place for the Top 400 Institutional. (Ranking is based on the Ranking Web of World Repositories).
- January 2010
UTM-IR was placed 99th in the list of Top 400 Repositories, and at the 89th place for the Top 400 Institutional. (Ranking is based on the Ranking Web of World Repositories).
- December 2009
As of December 2009, the number of UTM Reading Stations or UTMRS has increased to 45 (UTM Johor Bahru) and 10 (UTM IC Kuala Lumpur).
- July 2009
UTM-IR’s position in the Ranking Web of World Repositories has moved up to 58th place for the Top 400 Repositories and 48th for the top 400 Institutional (Ranking is based on the Ranking Web of World Repositories).
- 12 May 2009
Winner of the UTM Vice Chancellor’s Quality Award (AKNC) in the Majlis Citra Karisma.
- 4 May 2009
UTM Reading Stations or UTMRS was formed as an effort to create reading culture among UTM community. Sixteen (16) locations were identified as the pioneers to the project which was the brainchild of the Vice Chancellor.
- January 2009
UTM-IR was placed 85th in the list of the Top 400 Repositories, and 72nd in the list of the Top 400 Institutional (Ranking is based on the Ranking Web of World Repositories).
- 15 May 2008
PSZ is one of three finalists of the Anugerah Kualiti Naib Canselor (AKNC) in the Majlis Anugerah Kecemerlangan & Penghargaan UTM 2007.
- 7 April 2008
PSZ staff bagged the Excellent Student Award (Dissertation for University Malaya) 2007 organised by Persatuan Pustakawan Malaysia.
- 30-31 January 2008
Winner of the Best Counter Service Competition in conjunction with UTM’s Quality Week.
- January 2008
UTM-IR is ranked 127 in the Top 300 Academic Repositories in the Webometrics Ranking of World Repositories, representing Malaysia and ASEAN region.
- December 2007
- 13 November 2007
First runner up of the 2007 Focus Learning Service Challenge Award.
- 10th July 2007
UTM is the first Malaysian Public University to implement the “Open Access Policy” for it’s intellectual materials through Perpustakaan Sultanah Zanariah, UTM.
(Refer to Registry of Open Access Repositories (ROAR)).
- February 2007
PSZ staff won in naming Malaysian Universiy Libraries & National Library Network (PERPUN) website, MyUniNet.
- 26-28 December 2006
2nd. place in the Best Counter Service Competition in conjunction with UTM’s Quality Week.
- 14th-15 November 2005
2nd. place (Technical Group) in the first UTM Innovative and Creative Circle (ICC) Convention.
- 6th April 2005
Winner of PPM/Access Dunia Excellent Library Award 2005.
- 4th July 2002
Candidate of the “2nd Asean Energy Efficient Building Best Practices Competition: Retrofitted Building Category” organised by the Asean Energy Awards.
- 30th May 2002
Upgrading of PSZ MS ISO 9002:1994 certification to MS ISO 9001:2000.
- 11th November 1999
Finalist in the Best Education Website Category of the Malaysian Internet Awards 1999 organised by MIMOS Berhad, The New Straits Times Press (Malaysia) and Sistem Televisyen Malaysia Berhad.
- 29th April 1999
Winner of the first UTM Vice Chancellor’s Quality Award 1999.
- 30th May 1998
MS ISO 9002:1994 certification by SIRIM.