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E-Books: Main

Lists and provides access to recent E-Books packages subscribed by NUS Libraries

Introduction

This guide lists and provides access to E-Books packages subscribed by NUS Libraries. Access to the subscribed E-Books titles is restricted to NUS staff and students only. Please observe copyright rules when downloading or printing.

In addition, different ebook platforms have different functionality in terms of downloading & printing limits, some only allow viewing online. Refer to the following page for details on printing/downloading


There are 2 ways to access the subscribed E-Books titles that are relevant to your faculty:

1) To browse the list of e-books available in the library catalogue

  • Click on the tab of your faculty in this subject guide e.g. Design and Environment for SDE
  • Click on the link to the e-book package e.g. British Standards Institution E-Books
  • Scoll down and click on "View Additional Items" to view full list of e-books available
  • To access the e-book, click on the link under "Link to Full Text" column of the e-book title you are interested
  • Authenticate with your NUSNET ID and password then read through the Appropriate Use Policy before access
  • To view details of the book in the library catalogue or check if the library has a print version, click on the link under "Title (Link to Catalogue)" column

2) To search for e-books in the publisher's website

  • Refer to the list of e-books publishers below
  • Click on the link to the e-book publisher's package e.g. CRCnetBase
  • Authenticate with your NUSNET ID and password then read through the Appropriate Use Policy before access
  • Search the publisher's site for the e-book title you require using keywords, titles or ISBN etc.
  • Note (1): Access is only allowed to e-book titles subscribed by the library
  • Note (2): Some publisher's site allows limitation to search only e-books

    List of E-Books Publishers

    The links below provide alternative access to E-books publishers that the library has subscription to:

    Resource Librarian

    Mercedes Cheong
    Contact:
    NUS Central Library

    +65 6516 2027

    Website / Blog Page
    Social:Twitter Page
    Subjects:Social Sciences

    Resource Librarian

    Gerrie Kow
    Contact:
    NUS Central Library
    Phone: 6516-2027
    Subjects:Social Sciences

    Resource Librarian

    Thun Wendy
    Contact:
    NUS Central Library
    Phone: +65 65162027

    Resource Librarian

    Ke Khoon Low
    Contact:
    NUS Central Library, Level 5
    Asset Management (Collection Organisation & Access)
    +65 6516 2022
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