Services for Faculty and Staff

Requests and Borrowing

1•   Learn about faculty borrowing privileges in the NUS and Yale-NUS College Libraries
•   Request delivery of books from other NUS Libraries using the Intralibrary Loan Form
•   Suggest additions to our print and electronic collections using the Purchase Request Form
•   Receive customized notifications on new publications to add to the Library’s collection through Gobi Alerts for faculty
•   Obtain materials unavailable in the NUS & Yale-NUS College Libraries using ILLiad
•   Recommend supplemental and required Course Reserves (RBR) for your course modules
•   Borrow media equipment (Available to Yale-NUS faculty, staff, and students)
•  Library On-Demand gives you access to millions of useful resources that would not be available otherwise.

Course Support      

4•   Request electronic reserves for your course modules at least 2 months in advance
•   Submit textbook requirements to your division (Library will only purchase one copy of
Required and Supplementary texts)
•   Place required and supplemental readings on 2-hour, Course Reserve (RBR)
•   Request tailored Research Guides related to your teaching and research needs
•   Liaise with Educational Technology for course management and to incorporate novel pedagogies into your classroom and software and equipment needs for your course module at least 2 months in advance

Instructional Services

3•   Collaborate with Subject Librarians to include research assignments and training in your course modules
•   Access tailored Research Guides related to your teaching and research needs
•   Incorporate research skills into your course modules through focused assignments and research sessions
•   Advise students to meet with Librarians for individual research consultations
•   Attend the Library’s Wednesday Workshops for quick research tips

Research Support

2•   Collaborate with Subject Librarians for the Sciences, Social Sciences, and Humanities
•   Discover more than 2.2 million unique titles at NUS and Yale-NUS College Libraries
•   Access more than 42,000 e-journals and 300 databases through NUS and Yale-NUS College Library
•   Install the Proxy Bookmarklet to access subscribed journal articles anywhere. Bookmark this link to use the Proxy Bookmark.
•   Learn about citation management software like Zotero and EndNote
•   Read your favourite journals on your smartphone or tablet using Browzine
•   Receive support and guidance for search alerts from Google Scholar, journals, and databases 

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