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  • Digital Life @ Polys 2022: Home



     
     
     

    Our Story

    The pace of disruptive technologies is accelerating, and we may be confronted with complexities. As a result, the Poly Libraries saw the need for the Poly Communities to adapt, embrace and leverage on digital opportunities in the sphere of our lives.

    Together, the Poly Libraries bring you a suite of competencies under Digital Life @ PolysTM one-stop framework on cognitive skills, emerging technologies, safety & wellness and staying ahead. Our offerings include e-Learning packages, learning journeys, curated guides and Power Up!


    My Library

    With a space spanning 7,000sqm, NYP Library houses different zones to cater for individual study and collaborative work, with easy access to learning tools and technology. Navigate your way using our Library Map!

    Finding resources to help your learning is also easy, thanks to our user-friendly Library Portal! Enjoy free access to the wide array of resources via the Library Portal. It’ll definitely be a saviour for your projects!


    Top Notch Spaces

    Need a study break? Head over to Library Lifestyle Hub and catch up with your friends over a cuppa or browse the Lifestyle collection.

    Quiet Zone

    A brightly-lit, modern and comfortable space, Quiet Zone is designed to meet your needs for quiet and conducive study space.

    Reading Lounge

    Located adjacent to the Library, this well-designed and inviting space is ideal for individual study and collaborative learning.

    Smart Learning Hub

    This open, light-filled space offers a variety of comfortable seating options and rooms to support group discussions and collaboration.

    Learn For Life Pod

    Nestled in a quiet corner at Level 4 Library, this space has been transformed to support your learning journey and personal development!

    Group Discussion Areas

    10 rooms available for collaborative learning at Level 4 and Level 5 within Library, they are discussion rooms, project rooms and learning pods.

    Personalised Services

    As a NYP student, you will be able to borrow up to 15 items. Check out more about your loan privileges via the Library Portal!

    Smart Locker

    Need to borrow high demand books or collect reserved items beyond our operating hours? Try out the self-service dispenser - Smart Locker!

    Curated Resources

    Explore and discover resources specially curated by the Librarians to support your learning and research needs!

    Request for Workshop

    Book an appointment with the Librarians and get help in finding useful resources for your study and research.

    Library Toolkit

    If you need some help to access the Library Portal, be sure to check out this library toolkit released just for you.

    Virtual Tour

    Thank you for joining our virtual tour. Hope you have picked up some useful tips! Try out our post tour quiz now! Terms & Conditions apply.

    Social Media

    Stay connected with us on Facebook and Instagram and be updated on news and happenings at the Library.


    Contact Us

    For quick assistance on basic library information and Library’s digital resources, give us a call at 6550 0150 or email to NYP_Library@nyp.edu.sg

    Cyber Security
    Virtual Exhibition

    Visit the Go Safe Online Virtual Exhibition to learn more about the importance of cybersecurity and cyber tips to go safe online.

    Collaboration between Poly Libraries & Cyber Security Agency (CSA)


    Online Escape Room Game

    Feel the thrill and enjoy the online escape room game!
    Play ‘Can You Hack the Code?’ and save the day by solving puzzles and learning how to protect yourself in the cyber world.


    Digital Clinic

    Join us at the Digital Clinic! We are here to help you maneuver your way through the Cyber Space – from security to well-being of your mind.
    (Recorded sessions will be available to view on-demand after the live session)

    Social Media: Leaving Digital Footprints With Every Click
    19 May 2022 (Thu), 12.00 pm to 1.00 pm

    Discover how the ease of using social media has led to a significant lack of restraint with the potential to spread uncontrollably and amplify things. In addition, you will find out how poor online choices can lead to unwanted consequences.
    Speaker: Mr Lee Dayang is a full-time coach of TOUCH Cyber Wellness, a TOUCH Integrated Family Group service. He is passionate about putting his knowledge into practice to aid youths.


    Beyond Skills: Digital Literacy and Wellness to cope with 21st Century Learning
    25 May 2022 (Wed), 2.30 pm – 3.15 pm

    The ability to navigate the use of information and communication technologies safely and responsibly is increasingly vital for learning. The growing online threats such as cyberbullying and doxxing pose a danger to one’s wellness and mental well-being. Discover how to deal with such cases.
    Speaker: Dr. Elmie Nekmat is Assoc. Professor & Deputy Head at the Department of Communications and New Media, NUS. He is also member of the Media Literacy Council, IMDA, Singapore.


    How to Go Safe Online
    26 May 2022 (Thur), 2.30 pm – 3.30 pm

    Cybersecurity is a key enabler for a Smart Nation and Digital Economy. However, with digitalisation comes online threats. Join this session to hear from CSA’s cybersecurity expert on how you can protect yourself from the new threats in the digital domain.
    Speaker: Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA) Cybersecurity Officer



    Positive Well-being in Cyber Space

    Learn the tips to maintain a positive digital identity, footprints, communication and protect oneself against digital threats.

    Digital Footprint
    Public Shaming
    Media & Persuasion
    Online Scam
    D.R.E.A.M.S.

    Digital & Media Literacy
    Skills to construct search strategy, find the right tools, evaluate, use appropriate information, manage and share information.

    Tech Reads

    Change the way you think and analyses;
    Gain a new perspective on core and new technology;
    Get in touch with your well-being in cyber space.
    Read now in Tech Reads.

    Computational Thinking
    Wellness
    Artificial Intelligence
    Data Analytics
    Read to be SURE

    Read to be SURE, an initiative by NLB aims to educate and inform the public on current events and issues through a combination of curated content and accompanying programmes. By exploring and presenting multiple viewpoints to broaden perspectives and mindsets.

    Reading News is Rewarding

    When you read stories, watch videos or listen to podcasts on The Straits Times website and app, you can also win attractive prizes!
    An Exclusive giveaway for Full-Time Polytechnic Students!

    Databases

    Access to a wide collection of Articles, eBooks, eNewspapers and learning resources such as courses and videos for your projects/assignments and self-improvement, 24/7.


     

     

     

    My Library
     

    Print, electronic and multimedia resources - the Lien Ying Chow Library has it all under one roof to meet your personal, social, recreational and academic needs. It houses the Lifestyle Library on the entrance level (2nd level) and the Academic Library from levels 3 to 5. Come, and be enthralled by what awaits you at the Library!

     
     

    Top Notch Spaces

    Discover the variety of spaces at Library! Catering to all your needs.




    Lifestyle Library

    From Fiction to Lifeskills, Sports to Comics, there is a wide range of titles to suit your tastebuds. Keep yourself updated with trends through the lifestyle magazines.

    iSpaces

    Equipped with writable wall and interactive projector to support group learning and discussion. The room can accommodate up to 10 people. Book here.

    Smart Cube

    Equipped with writable wall and TV projector to support group learning and discussion. Each room can accommodate up to 6 people. Book here.

    Lien Ying Chow Gallery

    Learn from Dr Lien’s rags-to-riches story and his legendary business acumen. Be inspired to emulate Dr Lien’s qualities of perseverance, tenacity, philanthropy & humility.

    Personalised Services

    Come discover the Services to support your learning.



     

    Loan Services

    Students may borrow up to 20 items. Find out more about your loan privileges here.

       

    Library Go! @ Atrium

    A One-Stop Self-Service Return & Collect reserve item with SMART Locker. Available to you anytime when you are on campus. More info.


    PayNow

    Pay your library charges anytime anywhere with PayNow. More info.

     


    Request A Resource

    Make a request if you require journal articles or titles which are not part of the Library's collection.



    Recommend A Title

    Make a recommendation if a title is not available in the Library.

     


    Virtual Tour

    Join us for a Live Virtual Tour via Zoom and you may be the lucky winners of Starbucks Gift card. Alternatively, take the 360 Virtual Tour at your own time.

    Live Virtual Tour

    Missed our Live Virtual Tour? Watch our recorded virtual tour at your own time own target.

    360 Virtual Tour

    Take our 360 Virtual Tour at you own time own target here.

     


    Connect With Us

    Stay connected with us and be updated on news and happenings at the Library.



    Follow Us

    Follow us on Facebook and Instagram and be updated on news and happenings at the Library.

     

    Live Chat

    We are here to help. Have a chat with our Librarian. Or drop us a message.



    Meet Temi

    Library's concierge robot. She can guide you around level 2, answer your questions and connect you to the Librarians.


    Cyber Security
    Virtual Exhibition

    Visit the Go Safe Online Virtual Exhibition to learn more about the importance of cybersecurity and cyber tips to go safe online.
    Collaboration between Poly Libraries & Cyber Security Agency (CSA)


    Online Escape Room Game

    Feel the thrill and enjoy the online escape room game!
    Play ‘Can You Hack the Code?’ and save the day by solving puzzles and learning how to protect yourself in the cyber world.


    Digital Clinic

    Join us at the Digital Clinic! We are here to help you maneuver your way through the Cyber Space – from security to well-being of your mind.
    (Recorded sessions will be available to view on-demand after the live session)

    Social Media: Leaving Digital Footprints With Every Click
    19 May 2022 (Thu), 12.00 pm to 1.00 pm

    Discover how the ease of using social media has led to a significant lack of restraint with the potential to spread uncontrollably and amplify things. In addition, you will find out how poor online choices can lead to unwanted consequences.
    Speaker: Mr Lee Dayang is a full-time coach of TOUCH Cyber Wellness, a TOUCH Integrated Family Group service. He is passionate about putting his knowledge into practice to aid youths.


    Beyond Skills: Digital Literacy and Wellness to cope with 21st Century Learning
    25 May 2022 (Wed), 2.30 pm – 3.15 pm

    The ability to navigate the use of information and communication technologies safely and responsibly is increasingly vital for learning. The growing online threats such as cyberbullying and doxxing pose a danger to one’s wellness and mental well-being. Discover how to deal with such cases.
    Speaker: Dr. Elmie Nekmat is Assoc. Professor & Deputy Head at the Department of Communications and New Media, NUS. He is also member of the Media Literacy Council, IMDA, Singapore.


    How to Go Safe Online
    26 May 2022 (Thur), 2.30 pm – 3.30 pm

    Cybersecurity is a key enabler for a Smart Nation and Digital Economy. However, with digitalisation comes online threats. Join this session to hear from CSA’s cybersecurity expert on how you can protect yourself from the new threats in the digital domain.
    Speaker: Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA) Cybersecurity Officer



    Positive Well-being in Cyber Space

    Learn the tips to maintain a positive digital identity, footprints, communication and protect oneself against digital threats.

    Digital Footprint
    Public Shaming
    Media & Persuasion
    Online Scam
    D.R.E.A.M.S.

    Digital & Media Literacy
    Skills to construct search strategy, find the right tools, evaluate, use appropriate information, manage and share information.

    Tech Reads

    Change the way you think and analyses;
    Gain a new perspective on core and new technology;
    Get in touch with your well-being in cyber space.
    Read now in Tech Reads.

    Computational Thinking
    Wellness
    Artificial Intelligence
    Data Analytics
    Read to be SURE

    Read to be SURE, an initiative by NLB aims to educate and inform the public on current events and issues through a combination of curated content and accompanying programmes. By exploring and presenting multiple viewpoints to broaden perspectives and mindsets.

    Reading News is Rewarding

    When you read stories, watch videos or listen to podcasts on The Straits Times website and app, you can also win attractive prizes!
    An Exclusive giveaway for Full-Time Polytechnic Students!

    Resources

    The Library has print, electronic and multimedia resources to meet your personal and academic needs.


    Databases

    Access to a wide collection of Articles, eBooks, eNewspapers and learning resources such as courses and videos for your projects/assignments and self-improvement, 24/7.


     

     

     

    My Library
     

    Library & FabLab is ideal for students from all disciplines to come together, share ideas, encounter emerging technologies, access tools and resources, make things and apply cross-discipline insights.

     
     

    Top Notch Spaces

    Whether for group discussions or personal study, there is a space for you. Discover new ideas from a wide variety of resources through exhibitions, new arrivals, books, newspapers and journals.

    Project Pods

    Project pods are perfect for group discussions with your class/project mates! Book them easily through Room Booking System.
     
     

    Studios

    Use Photo Studio for taking photos in a cyclorama setting for your portfolio and projects. Use Recording Studio for video streaming!
     
     

    Quiet Rooms

    Use Quiet Rooms for personal study and self-reflection.
     
     
     
     

    Personalised Services

    As an SP student, you are automatically a Library member and will be able to borrow up to 15 items. Check out more about your loan privileges via SP Library website!
     

    Project Advisory

    Feeling lost or unsure how to start your research project? Don’t hesitate to meet your school librarians. In a short session, they will point you towards relevant resources and a sound research strategy.

    Self-Pickup Locker

    Pick up your reserved book even after Library opening hours!
     
     
     
     

    Recommend Title

    Relevant resource not found in library? Request Library to purchase!
     
     
     
     

    Library Treasure Hunt

    Join our Library Treasure Hunt to get a sneak peek of your library facilities and stand a chance to win prizes.
     
     
     

    FabLab

    FabLab SP is a place for you to discover, make and innovate. It is a one-stop location for you to learn, master and deploy digital fabrication and prototyping skills in SP.
     

    Cyber Security
    Virtual Exhibition

    Visit the Go Safe Online Virtual Exhibition to learn more about the importance of cybersecurity and cyber tips to go safe online.
    Collaboration between Poly Libraries & Cyber Security Agency (CSA)


    Online Escape Room Game

    Feel the thrill and enjoy the online escape room game!
    Play ‘Can You Hack the Code?’ and save the day by solving puzzles and learning how to protect yourself in the cyber world.


    Digital Clinic

    Join us at the Digital Clinic! We are here to help you maneuver your way through the Cyber Space – from security to well-being of your mind.
    (Recorded sessions will be available to view on-demand after the live session)

    Social Media: Leaving Digital Footprints With Every Click
    19 May 2022 (Thu), 12.00 pm to 1.00 pm

    Discover how the ease of using social media has led to a significant lack of restraint with the potential to spread uncontrollably and amplify things. In addition, you will find out how poor online choices can lead to unwanted consequences.
    Speaker: Mr Lee Dayang is a full-time coach of TOUCH Cyber Wellness, a TOUCH Integrated Family Group service. He is passionate about putting his knowledge into practice to aid youths.


    Beyond Skills: Digital Literacy and Wellness to cope with 21st Century Learning
    25 May 2022 (Wed), 2.30 pm – 3.15 pm

    The ability to navigate the use of information and communication technologies safely and responsibly is increasingly vital for learning. The growing online threats such as cyberbullying and doxxing pose a danger to one’s wellness and mental well-being. Discover how to deal with such cases.
    Speaker: Dr. Elmie Nekmat is Assoc. Professor & Deputy Head at the Department of Communications and New Media, NUS. He is also member of the Media Literacy Council, IMDA, Singapore.


    How to Go Safe Online
    26 May 2022 (Thur), 2.30 pm – 3.30 pm

    Cybersecurity is a key enabler for a Smart Nation and Digital Economy. However, with digitalisation comes online threats. Join this session to hear from CSA’s cybersecurity expert on how you can protect yourself from the new threats in the digital domain.
    Speaker: Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA) Cybersecurity Officer



    Positive Well-being in Cyber Space

    Learn the tips to maintain a positive digital identity, footprints, communication and protect oneself against digital threats.

    Digital Footprint
    Public Shaming
    Media & Persuasion
    Online Scam
    D.R.E.A.M.S.

    Digital & Media Literacy
    Skills to construct search strategy, find the right tools, evaluate, use appropriate information, manage and share information.

    Tech Reads

    Change the way you think and analyses;
    Gain a new perspective on core and new technology;
    Get in touch with your well-being in cyber space.
    Read now in Tech Reads.

    Computational Thinking
    Wellness
    Artificial Intelligence
    Data Analytics
    Read to be SURE

    Read to be SURE, an initiative by NLB aims to educate and inform the public on current events and issues through a combination of curated content and accompanying programmes. By exploring and presenting multiple viewpoints to broaden perspectives and mindsets.

    Reading News is Rewarding

    When you read stories, watch videos or listen to podcasts on The Straits Times website and app, you can also win attractive prizes!
    An Exclusive giveaway for Full-Time Polytechnic Students!

    Resources
     

    The Library has print, electronic and multimedia resources to meet your personal and academic needs.

     
     
     
     
    Databases

    Access to a wide collection of Articles, eBooks, eNewspapers and learning resources such as courses and videos for your projects/assignments and self-improvement, 24/7.


     

     

     

    My Library

    Temasek Polytechnic library provides a wide range of information resources, services & facilities to support teaching and learning. Our friendly staff can assist with research queries and advice on using relevant and credible resources.


    Top Notch Spaces

    Whether you want to have a project discussion or study quietly on your own, there is a space for everyone. Explore our all-inclusive facilities and resources located at the heart of the campus.

    FR Gantry

    With Facial Recognition (FR), entering the library is a breeze. Look directly at the FR camera (be sure to keep your mask on!) for the system to detect your face. The gantry will open upon recognition.

    Self-Study Zone

    Spanning levels 6 to 8, the Self-Study Zone is a quiet area that houses our Open Shelf collection, including Level 6 which has fiction, magazines and newspapers. You may even see Robbie, our inventory robot, quietly scanning the shelves!

    Pods

    Need a space to discuss your projects? Fret not, the Group Study Zone at levels 4 and 5 has sixteen Pods. Book a Pod in advance to secure your slot. Find out more here!

    Temasek Gallery

    Located at level 9, gain insights into TP's growth and accolades received over the last 30 years. Pen your best TP memory at the Memory Wall, or hang out at the Colliseum to watch short films produced by your peers. Click to view a 360° virtual tour.

    Personalised Services

    Discover personalised services that the library offer to support your learning journey throughout your time in TP.



    Assistive Technology

    Students with special educational needs will be able to test and borrow assistive technology devices at level 2. These include devices for assistive listening, augmentative communication and visual aids. Click here for more information.

    E-Exam Papers

    Sign in to TP Archives to search, browse and download past examination papers. Search under the Exam Paper collection. Do note that only the current seven years papers are available and answers are not provided.

    Project Advisory Service

    Stuck with your project? Make an appointment with our friendly librarians to get help with searching for reliable information sources! Do avoid submitting this form in the last minute!

    Document Delivery

    Document Delivery Service is available to all students to obtain journal articles or book chapters not held by the library. Requests must be for study or research purposes and supported by your lecturer. Submit your request here!

    Virtual Tour

    SHOW ME THE LIBRARY
    Join your TP school mates for a different take on our library virtual tour! Happening on Friday, 29 April 2022 on @temasekpoly's IG LIVE! Look out for more information coming soon.

    Connect With Us

    Don't be a stranger. Stay connected with us on social media for the latest library happenings and news!

    Instagram
    Facebook
    YouTube

    Ask Library Chatbot

    Get instant answers to FAQs about the library! If you have questions about services, resources and facilities, the chatbot can assist you any time, any where. Click here to start chatting now!

    Cyber Security
    Virtual Exhibition

    Visit the Go Safe Online Virtual Exhibition to learn more about the importance of cybersecurity and cyber tips to go safe online.
    Collaboration between Poly Libraries & Cyber Security Agency (CSA)


    Online Escape Room Game

    Feel the thrill and enjoy the online escape room game!
    Play ‘Can You Hack the Code?’ and save the day by solving puzzles and learning how to protect yourself in the cyber world.


    Digital Clinic

    Join us at the Digital Clinic! We are here to help you maneuver your way through the Cyber Space – from security to well-being of your mind.
    (Recorded sessions will be available to view on-demand after the live session)

    Social Media: Leaving Digital Footprints With Every Click
    19 May 2022 (Thu), 12.00 pm to 1.00 pm

    Discover how the ease of using social media has led to a significant lack of restraint with the potential to spread uncontrollably and amplify things. In addition, you will find out how poor online choices can lead to unwanted consequences.
    Speaker: Mr Lee Dayang is a full-time coach of TOUCH Cyber Wellness, a TOUCH Integrated Family Group service. He is passionate about putting his knowledge into practice to aid youths.


    Beyond Skills: Digital Literacy and Wellness to cope with 21st Century Learning
    25 May 2022 (Wed), 2.30 pm – 3.15 pm

    The ability to navigate the use of information and communication technologies safely and responsibly is increasingly vital for learning. The growing online threats such as cyberbullying and doxxing pose a danger to one’s wellness and mental well-being. Discover how to deal with such cases.
    Speaker: Dr. Elmie Nekmat is Assoc. Professor & Deputy Head at the Department of Communications and New Media, NUS. He is also member of the Media Literacy Council, IMDA, Singapore.


    How to Go Safe Online
    26 May 2022 (Thur), 2.30 pm – 3.30 pm

    Cybersecurity is a key enabler for a Smart Nation and Digital Economy. However, with digitalisation comes online threats. Join this session to hear from CSA’s cybersecurity expert on how you can protect yourself from the new threats in the digital domain.
    Speaker: Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA) Cybersecurity Officer



    Positive Well-being in Cyber Space

    Learn the tips to maintain a positive digital identity, footprints, communication and protect oneself against digital threats.

    Digital Footprint
    Public Shaming
    Media & Persuasion
    Online Scam
    D.R.E.A.M.S.

    Digital & Media Literacy
    Skills to construct search strategy, find the right tools, evaluate, use appropriate information, manage and share information.

    Tech Reads

    Change the way you think and analyses;
    Gain a new perspective on core and new technology;
    Get in touch with your well-being in cyber space.
    Read now in Tech Reads.

    Computational Thinking
    Wellness
    Artificial Intelligence
    Data Analytics
    Read to be SURE

    Read to be SURE, an initiative by NLB aims to educate and inform the public on current events and issues through a combination of curated content and accompanying programmes. By exploring and presenting multiple viewpoints to broaden perspectives and mindsets..

    Reading News is Rewarding

    When you read stories, watch videos or listen to podcasts on The Straits Times website and app, you can also win attractive prizes!
    An Exclusive giveaway for Full-Time Polytechnic Students!

    Resources
     

    The Library has print, electronic and multimedia resources to meet your personal and academic needs.

     
     
     
     
    Databases

    Access to a wide collection of Articles, eBooks, eNewspapers and learning resources such as courses and videos for your projects/assignments and self-improvement, 24/7.