Getting Started at Yale-NUS College Library
- You can borrow library materials from any of the 8 libraries in the NUS community
- Borrow up to 20 books at a time, and renew them online 3 times using your Library account
- Course Reserve (RBR) books can be checked out for a maximum of (2 hours); DVD RBR can be checked out for (4 hours), Kindle RBR (2 hours)
- You can also borrow a selection of Multimedia equipment:
- Cameras, video cameras, tripods, Kindles, (3 days) and charging cables (2 hours) – exclusive to Yale-NUS students
- Kindles (2 weeks)
- Search the Library catalogue
- Request an item to be purchased by the Yale-NUS College Library
- Install the Library Proxy Bookmarklet to gain access to electronic resources
- Need something specific, that can’t be found in the catalogue? Try ILLiad
Get support with your research
The library provides research guides tailored to specific fields of study to help you find what you need; you can also get help preparing your research, finding resources, evaluating your sources, and using and citing your research with a research consultation with one of our librarians.
This program is intended to introduce first-year students to librarians, whom they can contact throughout their first year to get support in the Library.
Library Research Guides
Recommend resources for your courses and major areas of study:
- Finding Resources
- Start your Research
- Research Tutorial
- Citing your sources
- Avoiding Plagiarism
- Research Consultations
- Wednesday Workshops
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