Library

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…


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…


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…