Curtin Singapore
Curtin Singapore

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Contacting the library

If you can’t find what you are looking for, if you need our help, or if you want to tell us something:

Library account

You can check your library account via My Portal at Curtin Singapore Library catalogue to:

Procedure

  1. Go to Library Catalogue
  2. On the main page, click Go.
  3. On the top right corner, click Login
  4. Type your Username: Curtin ID (eg. 12345678)
  5. Password: student (this is your initial password, remember to change your password via OPAC)
  6. Click Login

You are now logged in and can check your current loans, overdue items, reserved items, and loan history. You can also change your Library password to something easier to remember.

Don’t forget to log out after checking your library account!

If you have any problems with your account, see the library staff for assistance.

Procedure to change Curtin Singapore Library password

  1. Go to Curtin Singapore Library catalogue
  2. On the main page, click Go.
  3. On the top right corner, click Login
  4. Type your Username: Curtin ID (eg. 12345678)
  5. Password: student (this is your initial password, remember to change your password via Curtin Singapore Library catalogue)
  6. Click Login
  7. On the left panel, click My Portal. Under the drop down list, choose Details.
  8. Click on the pencil icon at the end of Change Password option.
  9. Type your current password: student
  10. Enter your New password and re-enter to confirm password.
  11. Click Save to save your new password.

Important notes

Shelf arrangement in the library

Books in the General collection are shelved together in Dewey Decimal Classification number order.

To find the item on shelf, search Curtin Singapore Library catalogue and note the collection map. This will tell you the exact location of the item.

Dewey Decimal Classification

000 General works
100 Philosophy
200 Religion
300 Sociology
400 Language
500 Science
600 Technology
700 Arts
800 Literature
900 History and Geography

Online tutorials

The Curtin University library website has tutorials on a range of research and information skills topics.