NUS Central Library & Chinese Library closed 14-17 Dec 2018
NUS Central Library & Chinese Library will be closed 14-17 December 2018 for an electrical power upgrade. We regret that intra-library loans from these libraries will not be dispersed during this time.
Please use the appropriate forms to make a request for a resource:
|Intralibrary Loan [available to Faculty & Staff]
Go Local with NUS Intralibrary Loan
A delivery service for Faculty and Staff to request for books from NUS libraries to Yale-NUS College Library. Access over 2.2 million titles available at NUS Libraries. Request for materials online and pick them up at Yale-NUS College Library.
|ILLiad [available to Students, Faculty & Staff]
Go Global With ILLiad
An Interlibrary loan service for Yale-NUS College community that borrows items from other Universities around the world. As part of ILLiad, a document delivery service (a chapter/article) is also provided. [FAQ]
Login to ILLiad to place requests
|Items that CAN be requested
Items NOT found in the Library Catalogue
|Items that will be DIFFICULT to get
Items found in the Library Catalogue
|Items found in the Library Catalogue but marked as unavailable||
|What is the difference between a Loan and Scan?
A Loan request is to ask for the physical item whilst a Scan request is for a document delivery of a book chapter or journal article where you generally receive the material as a .pdf file.
|How long does it take?
A Scan request (Document Delivery Service) can take up to 3 – 5 business day. More obscure article/chapter requests can take 1 month or longer.A Loan request can take between 2 to 8 weeks, depending on the availability of items at the lending library and shipping method used.
|What are my Copyright Limits?
As a general rule, ILLiad’s Document Delivery Service can provide a copy of:
|We ask that you use this service responsibly- please collect your materials promptly and return them when due.|
|For more information, please refer to our Frequently Asked Questions.
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