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  • Introducing libmaps.nus.edu.sg

    NUS Libraries is pleased to present Historical Maps of Singapore, a website providing the viewing of 31 sets of maps scanned and georeferenced by the Department of Geography, with publication years ranging from 1846 to 2010. The Singapore Land Authority and Ministry of Defence have kindly provided permission for these maps to be viewed online. […]

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  • Try the new 2.0 version of FindMore@NUSL(beta)

    One year after the launch of FindMore@NUSL, we would like to introduce the new 2.0 beta version of our library search at http://nus.preview.summon.serialssolutions.com/!     It’s totally redesigned based on a new take on the existing library search. New features include: Modern, streamlined Interface Jump start your research – 50,000 entries drawn from reference sources like […]

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  • Google Is Not All Knowing

    As a librarian, I frequently tell people that Google is not the best tool for research; but I do acknowledge that the search engine is useful and has its purposes. Recently, I was trying to find out if a local journal was still being published. Trawling through several pages of Google search results yielded only […]

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  • 4 Things You Can Do With FindMore@NUSL But Not With LINC+

    FindMore@NUSL is our new library search service, based on the latest library technology. What can it do? For starters, FindMore@NUSL searches every item in the library’s collection, including books, journals, multimedia, microform, and music scores. But it also goes down to a deeper level, allowing you to find other items such as journal and newspaper articles. It […]

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  • Singapore Statutes Online Enhanced

    Searching for Singapore legislation? Look no further than Singapore Statutes Online at http://statutes.agc.gov.sg/. This official government website is maintained by the Singapore Attorney-General’s Chambers (AGC).  Singapore Acts have been made available through this free access database for several years. But the AGC has recently included Subsidiary Legislation and Acts Supplements in its menu of legislation. […]

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  • Chrome is Back

    Good news! We have finally implemented a solution to the Google Chrome massive downloading problem. This means that users can now use Google Chrome to access our e-resources. A quick recap of the problem: since last year (as we announced), we had to impose a temporary block on Google Chrome’s access to our electronic resources. The latest version […]

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  • The Making of Modern Law: Legal Treatises 1800-1926

    Making of Modern Law (MOML) is a comprehensive full-text collection of Anglo-American legal treatises which covers the legal development during 19th and 20th century. Treatises trace the evolution of historical and contemporary legal study in the U.S. and Britain during periods of monumental change. The database encompasses a range of analytical, theoretical and practical literature […]