Curtin Singapore
Curtin Singapore

FAQs

General FAQs

What are the library opening hours?

View the library opening hours here.

Can I return books after Library opening hours?

Yes. You can return your books via the Book Drop which is located next to the Library entrance.

Please note that all overdue fines outstanding have to be paid at the Library Counter during opening hours.

What is the loan privileges for library members?

View the loan privileges here.

How much are the overdue fines?

The overdue fines are as follows:

BORROWER NUMBER OF ITEMS LOAN DURATION OVERDUE FINES
Students 1 Student Textbook Collection
2 General Collection
2 hours
2 weeks
SGD0.50 per hour
SGD0.50 per day
EAP Students 1 EAP Readers Collection 1 week SGD0.50 per day
Teaching Staff 5 Desk Copy Collection
1 Student Textbook Collection
1 General Collection
1 study period
2 hours
2 weeks

Kindly refer to the library loan services for more details on the library fines.

What is the minimum and maximum top up amount on my Curtin Singapore Student ID card for printing and photocopying services?

The minimum and maximum top up on your Curtin Singapore Student ID card is SGD2 and SGD20 respectively, which is non-refundable. You can top up (place credit) your Student ID card at the Library Counter.

What are charges for printing and photocopying services?

The charges for printing and photocopying services are as follows:

Printing and Photocopying Service Charges
A4 in Black & White SGD0.10 per page
A4 in Colour SGD1.00 per page
A3 in Black & White SGD0.20 per page
A3 in Colour SGD1.50 per page

What is cost for the usage of the scanner?

Scanning is free of charge.

Can I access online resources after I have graduated?

Students can apply for the Alumni Library Membership in order to continue accessing the online databases at a cost of AUD20.00 for a period of 2 years. For list of services provided by an Alumni Library Membership, you may refer to this link.

Group Discussion Room FAQs

Three Group Discussion Rooms (GDRs) are available for booking during library operating hours.

Who can use the GDRs?

How do I request for the use of the GDRs?

How long can I book a GRD in the library?

What are the rules for using the GDRs?

For enquiries, please approach the Library staff or contact us at +65 6593 8050.

Library Workshop FAQs

What workshops do the Library offer?

How can the Library help me find resources for my assignment?

Textbook Resale Program FAQs

Can I purchase used textbooks from the Library?

How can I sell my used textbooks through the Textbook Resale Program?

What are the Terms and Conditions of the Textbook Resale program?

ID and Password FAQ

Why do I need an ID and password?

You need a Curtin ID and password to use the following library facilities:

What is my Curtin ID and password?

Curtin Singapore Library catalogue

TYPE OF USER SOLUTION
Curtin Singapore students Curtin ID and Curtin Singapore library password (default is student)
Curtin Singapore staff Curtin ID and password obtained from Curtin Singapore library

Curtin University electronic resources

TYPE OF USER SOLUTION
Curtin Singapore students Curtin ID and OASIS password
Curtin Singapore staff Curtin ID and password obtained from Pro Vice Chancellor’s Office

What do I do if my password doesn’t work or I have forgotten it?

Curtin Singapore Library catalogue

TYPE OF USER SOLUTION
Curtin Singapore students and staff See the library staff to reset your password

Curtin University electronic resources

TYPE OF USER SOLUTION
Curtin Singapore students Contact OASIS
Curtin Singapore staff Contact the Academic Manager on campus for assistance