Below are some of the highlighted databases accessible from home that you may want to explore especially when you are doing multiple disciplinary projects that expands beyond your subject area.
Register for NLB's myLibrary ID to access.
NLB has a OneSearch-like function that allows you to search across some of their subscribed databases.
To search articles and books across multiple databases,
Reading International eNewspapers and eMagazines with PressReader available in NLB, current issues from over 7,000 of the world’s leading publications. Some of the featured titles are listed below:
The platform has the audio feature which allows you to listen to an article.
Access from mobile devices
Step 2: Install NLB Mobile app and login with your NLB account
Step 3: In your NLB mobile app, tap on to launch the PressReader
Step 4: Time's up? Missing the hotspot icon? Repeat step 3
Step 5: The issues are downloadable for offline reading
Access from a PC or Mac
Step 1: Go to NLB eResources
Step 2: Login with your NLB account
Step 3: Select "By A-Z" on the left panel
Step 4: Go to “P” and look for PressReader
2. Local newspapers: https://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/main/sphnewspapers
3. NewsLink (archival news produced by Singapore Press Holding): https://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/main/Browse?startsWith=N
SPRING Singapore forged a partnership with the National Library Singapore (NLB) to launch the Standards collection services at the Lee Kong Chian Reference Library (LKCRL) at Level 7. Members can access the full content of standards information in print format from SPRING Singapore on site at LKCRL.
For electronic copies of the Standards, members may access using any of the Multimedia Station terminals at NLB libraries, including the public libraries via NLB's eResources - Singapore and ISO Standards Collection Database at http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/Main/Browse?startsWith=S.
At any NLB Libraries, you can log on to NLB's Wireless@SGX WiFi network which is a free service, and gain access to the subscribed databases (e.g. Factiva) using your personal devices such as laptops, tablets, etc. Article downloads are subjected to licensing terms of each database.
The seats at the Study Areas are bookable and you may reserve a seat at: https://www.nlb.gov.sg/main/services/using-the-library