NUS Libraries - Central Library

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Chat Point for mobile phones

chat points The Chat Point is available for you to answer or make calls on your mobile phone.

Information Desk

information desk Please approach the staff at the Information Desk if you need:
  • Assistance in the use of library services and collection, including LINC and the electronic resources
  • To request for Student Advisory Service (for honours, final year and graduate students)
  • To hand in Document Delivery Service and SingStat Time Series requests

To request for NUS theses located in CL Closed Stacks, please place a request via LINC.



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This section holds bound and current issues of journals.  For heavy-demand journals and newspapers, please request from the Service Desk.

Laptop Charging

laptop charging The Laptop Charging base provides a convenient place to charge your laptops.

Reference Collection

reference collection The Reference Collection consists of materials such as:
  • dictionaries and encyclopedias 
  • statistical sources 
  • directories 
  • indexes and abstracts 
  • maps and travel guides 

Cashcard and coin-operated photocopy machines are available in this area.

Information Services/SMC Office

information services office Request for current SMC periodicals from the Reference/SMC Office.

Singapore-Malaysia Collection (SMC)


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This section contains materials pertaining to Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei and ASEAN (as an entity). It includes publications by NUS and press clippings filed by subject.

The Press Clippings and Personalities files are also located in this section. 

Cashcard-operated photocopy machines are available in this area.

Asset Management

asset management The Asset Management department coordinates the selection, purchase, cataloguing and physical processing of audio-visual materials, books, journals, theses and conference proceedings for the Central Library.

Content updated on 19 Jul 2013

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