“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 to register for the tour.   Directions to Yale-NUS College Library The Library is located in the East Core…

Recent Additions to the Library

By | July 6th, 2018

New Library books that have been added to the collection can be found here: Recent Additions

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…

Assessment in Action: Demonstrating and Communicating Library Contributions  to Student Learning and Success

By | April 23rd, 2018

The Yale-NUS Library is pleased to host the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) RoadShow Assessment in Action: Demonstrating and Communicating Library Contributions to Student Learning and Success. This workshop is open to the Singapore academic library community, and we look forward to hosting our colleagues on 7 May 2018. The workshop will be…

[Extended] Nanyang Trilogy Film Screening

By | April 6th, 2018

     If you missed the screening of Moon Over Malaya last month, student organisation Midnight Cinema and the Library are proud to showcase screenings for the two other films in the Nanyang Trilogy. 10 April: China Wife 11 April: Blood Stains the Valley of Love Time: 7.30pm Venue: Saga Lecture Theatre Register here! Movie synopsis…

2018 Book Spine Poetry Contest: 2 April – 20 April

By | April 2nd, 2018

Feeling audacious this April? Show us some spine. If you have been on the hunt for a unique place to channel your creative energy, venture into the main stacks and let your imagination run wild! Write a poem using only book titles found in the Yale-NUS College Library.  

Tips from an Insider to Help You Succeed in Academic Publishing

By | March 16th, 2018

Ms. Dixon is the Journals Editorial Director for Asia Pacific at Taylor & Francis. Leading a rapidly expanding team spread across the region she is responsible for the growth and development of this dynamic and multidisciplinary APAC journal portfolio. With over a decade in the publishing industry globally, she’s witnessed many of the modern shifts in the landscape from…

Integrating information literacy into your syllabus and course work

By | March 2nd, 2018

Information literacy skills and attitudes equip students to be thoughtful researchers and participants in the information environment.  These skills and attitudes also help students select relevant, reliable sources for their papers, avoid plagiarism, and think critically.  Join Nancy Gleason from CTL and Bethany Wilkes from the College Library to get suggestions on how to incorporate…