Covid-19 Updates Libraries Access & Support

Wednesday, March 16, 2022
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We are open to NUS staff and students at these times.

In line with prevailing national and University guidelines, we’ve implemented safety measures to ensure everyone’s health and safety.

Things may have changed but we will continue to offer our best to support your information needs.
The following online services continue to be available to you in the new academic year.
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Details on loan services, on-premise use of library collection and spaces are available here.

New students, please refer to Library Essentials or this handout to understand how to access the resources, services and facilities available.


NUS Libraries is open to NUS staff and students at these times.

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You may check library occupancy levels through the uNivUS app – CrowdInsight.

Regular loans services are available.
  • Mainshelf books with status "Available" are for self-retrieval at the respective libraries
  • Items currently out on loan or held in Closed Stacks may be reserved or requested using the Request Item button on the catalogue
  • Reserved items can be collected from the library loans desk. Alternatively, you may request for items to be placed in BookStation lockers for pickup at your convenience
  • Intralibrary loans for graduate students and staff are to be requested using the intralibrary loan e-form on the library portal
As always the e-resources are available 24 hours a day for NUS staff and students.

We will clean the library spaces regularly and provide sanitizers at high touch areas.

Alumni and external members are welcome to visit our libraries during opening hours.


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Please note the following requirements for visits.


External Members

External Membership applications and renewals will resume from May 2022

For more information, contact us.

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