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Explore Singapore’s Cultural Heritage: A Visit to the Malay Heritage Centre

By | October 2nd, 2018

Date: 18 October 2018 Time: 3:00pm – 6:00pm Location: Meet at the Oculus Registration: http://bit.ly/mhcvisit Required: Consent Form Join a visit to the Malay Heritage Centre! Build your knowledge of Singapore’s Malay community, recognize the rich resources available at the Centre, and examine ways in which information is conveyed through curation and description, artifacts, and multimedia. Participants…


Women in Action: The Malay Women’s Movement from the Late 1920s to the 1970s

By | October 1st, 2018

  The Library is excited to host a travelling exhibition by the Malay Heritage Centre which gives voice to a unique part of Singapore’s history of Malay women and their endeavours. This exhibition runs from 1 October to 2 November 2018, located at the Library’s exhibition space. About the exhibition In its fourth installment of…


Man Booker Prize Contest

By | October 1st, 2018

The Man Booker Prize Contest is now on! “The Man Booker Prize is the leading literary award in the English speaking world and has brought recognition, reward and readership to outstanding fiction for over four decades. Each year, the prize is awarded to what is, in the opinion of the judges, the best novel of the…


Be a Know-it-All!

By | September 14th, 2018

Written by pre-eminent experts in their respective fields and published by Oxford University Press, these books will give you a concise yet comprehensive introduction to a host of topics – ranging from Shakespeare’s tragedies to Machiavelli,  Dead Sea Scrolls, the Magna Carta, World Music, Astronomy, and many more. The Very Short Introductions could launch you…


Recent Additions to the Library

By | September 13th, 2018

New Library books that have been added to the collection can be found here: (1-10) to see more: Recent Additions YNCL Materials Religion, space, and the Atlantic world Columbia, SC : University of South Carolina Press, [2017] 2017 LOCATION CALL # STACK# STATUS  Yale-NUS College Library Books  BR115 Geo.Re 2017  AVAILABLE Philology of the flesh Hamilton,…


New Resource: Vogue Archives

By | September 6th, 2018

The Vogue Archive contains the entire run of Vogue magazine (US edition) from 1892 to the present day, reproduced in high-resolution color page images. More than 400,000 pages are included, constituting a treasure trove of the work from the greatest designers, photographers, stylists, and illustrators of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Vogue is a unique…


“From RC4 to the New Campus”, an exhibition by Yale-NUS Archives

By | August 13th, 2018

This month, the Library is hosting an exhibition by the Yale-NUS Archives, a student organisation that has embarked on a project to record and share the history of our College. Thank you to Yale-NUS Archives for curating the exhibition and for contributing the introduction and exhibition guide below. About the exhibition     In the first…


Welcome new and returning students, faculty, and staff!

By | August 10th, 2018

Whether you are just joining Yale-NUS College or returning for another academic year, the Library extends a warm welcome to you! You may notice a few things upon your arrival or return that we have been working on during the break, including our growing collection and “new arrivals” highlights, upcoming workshops and exhibitions scheduled on…


IFLA WLIC 2018 Guided Tours: Yale-NUS College Library

By | July 6th, 2018

As part of the IFLA World Library and Information Congress 2018, Yale-NUS College Library is hosting guided tours on the following dates and times: 23rd August 2018, 2-4pm 31st August 2018, 3-5pm   Please email sarah.ruslan@yale-nus.edu.sg to register for the tour.   Directions to Yale-NUS College Library The Library is located in the East Core…


2018 Book Spine Poetry Contest Announcement of Winners

By | May 1st, 2018

This month I had the pleasure of hosting this year’s April Book Spine Poetry contest to celebrate a month of poetry.  The Yale-NUS College Library has a poetry contest every April to promote and celebrate poets and their poetry and to highlight their importance in a creative and fun way. This is the third year that we…