• Resources
  • New Library Portal – Faster, Simpler, Liberating

    If you haven’t already noticed, our Library Portal has gone through an almost total overhaul, with: intuitive quick links faster access to electronic services consolidated space for library happenings powerful personalisation And that’s not all. Your indispensable discovery service FindMore, as well as the online library catalogue have been given fresh, modern faces that deliver […]

  • Events
  • b’Cause – Preview

    Our annual fundraising sale is coming up soon and this year and every year this Librarian gets very excited to ‘help’ with the pricing and sorting of books that are donated. Partially because I love books and the sheer variety of books we get every year is absolutely amazing. So, in this post, and a […]

  • Events
  • NUS Libraries Cares for the Environment Week 2016

    The library’s green action team, known as GreenSprouts and more affectionately as the Taugeh team, kicked off the inaugural NUS Libraries Cares for the Environment Week on 6 June, through a series of activities: inviting colleagues to undertake an online pledge to perform concrete green actions.  These include measures like reducing aircon usage at home, to […]

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  • NUS Libraries Cares for the Environment Talk: Will the facemask become part of our wardrobe

    Besides triggering the worst incidence of air pollution in recent memory, last year’s haze cost Singapore about S$700 million. Though the problem has been with us since the seventies, little has been done to stop the soot and smoke blowing in from neighbouring regions. Why? Just two commodities, palm oil and paper, play huge roles. […]

  • News
  • 100 Years Ago….

    Many students, especially students from the Business School, frequent the Hon Sui Sen Memorial Library; but how many know who the library was named after, and why the word “Memorial” is in the name? There are several departments in NUS named after donors who have generously given to the university, such as the C J […]