The editorial team from the Local Knowledge group is responsible for documenting full papers from the conferences, workshops, dialogues and other intellectual activities on local knowledge in the form of books, journals, monographs or in electronic format.
Since 2012, the local knowledge group has published 24 edited volumes with the USM Press. Another 20 volumes are currently in press. Selected academic staff whose areas of specialisation encompass various disciplines of the sciences, the arts and social sciences edited these books, which contain essays in both Malay and English.
In 2016, the secretariat has published a bilingual proceedings with ISBN number.