How do I locate or find a item I want? What do the different location codes (CL Books, SC books, HSSML books , CL Reference 8 etc) mean?
|Author||Smith, Robert T. (Robert Thomas), 1955-|
|Title||Calculus : multivariable : early transcendental functions / Robert T. Smith, Roland B. Minton.|
|Imprint||New York : McGraw-Hill, 2007.|
|LOCATION||CALL #||STACK #||STATUS|
|SC Books||QA303.2 Smi 2007||AVAILABLE|
The LOCATION is usually made up of two components: Library and Collection, e.g. CL Books means item can be found in Central Library (CL) and in the books collection (Books). Below are the library codes.
All 7 Libraries above are NUS Libraries and accessible to all members of NUS Libraries including students, staff and alumni. Other libraries shown below are restricted access.
- Brenner means Brenner Library (for A*STAR staff only, for other users, you can recommend NUS Libraries purchase item if NUS Libraries does not own a copy)
- EAI means East Asian Institute Library (For EAI Staff only, for other users, you can recommend NUS Libraries purchase item if NUS Libraries does not own a copy)
- NHS means NUS High School (For NUS High School staff & students only, for other users, there is no access as NHS is a indepedent library, you can recommend NUS Libraries purchase item if NUS Libraries does not own a copy)
- SDE Information Resource Centre - Information Resource Centre (IRC) of the School of Design and Environment, open only to students and staff of SDE.
For example, below are some Central Library codes.
|Location Codes for CL
|| Location of Collection in Central Library
||Book collection (Level 3)|
|CL Bound Journals||Bound Journal collection (Level 5)|
|CL Closed Stacks
||Closed Stacks collection. To access please request online|
|CL Current Journals
||Current Journal Section (Level 5) - USE IN LIBRARY ONLY|
|CL Multimedia (Loans Desk 2)
||Fill out loan slip (available at library reception & information desks) and request item at Loans Desk 2 (Level 4)|
|CL Loans Desk 3||Request for accompanying disks/CDs by CALL # at Loans Desk 3|
(Loans Desk 2)
|Request by stack # at Loans Desk 2 and view in Microform viewing room|
|CL RBR (Loans Desk 1)
||Self-service, find by CALL # at Loans Desk 1|
||Reference collection (Level 5) - USE IN LIBRARY ONLY|
||Singapore-Malaysia Collection (Level 5) - USE IN LIBRARY ONLY|
For CL Reference items, take note of the exact Reference Shelf e.g. CL Reference 8 , go to Central Library Reference Collection (Level 5), and go to the shelf labelled CL Reference 8. Then look for the item you need by the Call number.
For other libraries please refer to