The UMI library was established since the establishment of the Indonesian Muslim University, which is a private university under the coordinator of Kopertis Region IX and Kopertis Region VIII. to be exact on June 23, 1954. Located on campus I, Jalan Kakatua No. 27 Point of View.

The existence of the UMI Library has been around for a long time, but it has only been managed professionally in a very simple way since 1976. On June 23, 1990, to coincide with the 36th anniversary of UMI, the central library moved to campus II, which is located on Jalan Urip Sumoharjo km. 05 Makassar., marked by the inauguration of the third-floor library building by the Director of Private Higher Education, namely Prof. Dr. Yuhara Sukra, later named “Perpustakaan Utsman Bin Affan Universitas Muslim Indonesia”.   

In 1994, the UMI library used an automated computerized system with the Sipisis program which aims to facilitate service to library users. In 2014 the UMI Library implemented a new program as an automation system in the library by using the Slims program which has been modified to suit the needs of the UMI Library

For more complete information, please visit the website of UMI's Uthman bin Affan Library: http://lib.umi.ac.id