Integrating information literacy into your syllabus and course work

By | February 19th, 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…

24 x 7 Access to the Computer Lab!

By | February 7th, 2018

The Yale-NUS College community can now access the computer lab in the Library 24 x 7.  The Computer lab is on level 2 of the Library; use your Yale-NUS College student/staff card to enter after regular open hours through the entrance to the Counseling and Health Centres by Agora Café. The lab provides access to…

Did you know? You can go faster with the Library Proxy bookmark

By | February 1st, 2018

Did you know? You can add the NUSL Proxy Bookmarklet to your favorite browser as a simple hack to gain quick and free access to full-text journal articles within the NUS Libraries subscription. Don’t pay for that article! Use your Proxy Bookmarklet. How it works; the bookmark adds the proxy stem”” into the URL of…

Happy 2018!

By | January 19th, 2018

Happy New Year and welcome back to those who were away! We hope that the break was relaxing and rejuvenating for all. We’re delighted to have so much energy back on campus. As we begin a new year and a new semester, we’d like to remind you that we provide a variety of resources and…

Library Closure (29 December 2017)

By | December 27th, 2017

Library Extended Hours 20th November through December 9th

By | November 17th, 2017

The Library’s opening hours will be extended to 2 am from 20th November through December 9th for the Yale-NUS community. Mon-Fri: 8.30am-2am Sat & Sun: 10am-2am While the main collection area will remain open, there will be no Library desk services available after 10 pm.  Please use the self-checkout machine if you would like to borrow…

Yale-NUS College 2017 Capstones are now available in our repository

By | November 8th, 2017

Check out the new repository that has last year’s Yale-NUS College Capstones archived.  If you are doing research for your Capstone you might want to take a look at the previous years for inspiration. The top 3 capstones accessed this past week are: The Death of Muath al-Kasasbeh: the Politics of Mourning, Memory, Identity, &…

Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) at Yale-NUS College Library

By | November 7th, 2017

Exhibition 3-November- 15 November 2017.  On Friday 3 November,  Yale-NUS College Library welcomed Ambassador Nathán Wolf Lustbader to the to celebrate Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) and open the exhibition altar. The exhibition of the iconic altar was created in collaboration with Lidia Riveros who tirelessly put together our amazing altar. In…

Speaking of… the photographic essay as a research methodology.

By | October 16th, 2017

The Yale-NUS College Library will be hosting the first of we hope many Speaking of… talks. The series is meant for students to engage with faculty and researchers in all areas. The first event will feature Tom White and his most recent works. Tom White will be exploring how to begin a photographic documentary project….

Exhibition: Two installations by Objectifs: Centre for Photography and Film

By | October 2nd, 2017

This month, the Library is hosting two installations brought to you by Objectifs. Shooting Home Youth Awards Exhibition – Class of 2016 “This exhibition celebrates the works of nine young participants from the Shooting Home Youth Awards 2016. SHYA is a platform for students aged 15 to 18 to develop their photographic skills and ambitions….