Tag Archives: Li Ka Shing Library

SMU Libraries hiring Senior Manager, Library Technology and Innovation

(9 June 2017) This position is responsible for ensuring that library’s technology applications are robust, reliable and supports SMU Libraries’ vision for excellent customer service. The position holder is expected to manage and lead scoping, researching, trialing and advising new and emerging technologies to achieve SMU’s teaching, learning and research goals. The position reports to the […]


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Copyright Issues in Libraries, Education and Open Access: A Joint Session by Singapore Management University Libraries (SMU Libraries) and The Library Association of Singapore (LAS)

By Nazimah Ram Nath* (16 March 2017) SMU Libraries, in partnership with the Library Association of Singapore, held a seminar on 25th January 2017 to promote an awareness on copyright issues and copyright obligations amongst librarians and professionals in the education industry in Singapore. The seminar was held at the Li Ka Shing Library, Singapore […]


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SMU Libraries hiring Library Specialist

(11 January 2017)  Applications are invited for appointment as Library Specialist at the SMU Libraries, Singapore Management University. SMU is seeking an enthusiastic, innovative and experienced professional to support the provision of library resources in all formats.  This position works with team members to ensure, through continuous improvement methods, that effective and efficient access to […]


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Singapore Management University hiring Research Librarian, Law

(16 November 2016) Applications are invited for the appointment of Research Librarian, Law, in SMU Libraries, Singapore Management University. This position is primarily a liaison role for faculty and students from the School of Law and related programmes. The position holder works in a team environment to create and develop innovative library products and services […]


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Is “The Way Forward: Smart, Savvy, Sustainable”? – Joint Conference and Meeting of Business Librarian’s Report

(19 July 2016) From 16 to 19 May 2016, 83 delegates from 22 countries attended the Joint Conference and Meeting (JCM) representing the Academic Business Library Directors (ABLD), European Business Schools Librarians’ Group (EBSLG) and the Asia Pacific Business School Librarians’ Group (APBSLG) held at the Li Ka Shing Library, Singapore Management University. The conference […]


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SMU hiring Library Specialist, Scholarly Communication

(15 July 2016) This position works with team members to create and edit the records in the Integrated Research Information System (IRIS) and Institutional Knowledge (InK) at SMU. This position also works to ensure through continuous improvement methods, that effective and efficient access to library resources are available to the SMU community (students, faculty and […]


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SMU Libraries hiring Research Librarian, Social Sciences

(31 May 2016) Applications are invited for the appointment of Research Librarian, Social Sciences, in SMU Libraries, Singapore Management University. This position is primarily a liaison role for faculty and students from the School of Social Sciences and related programmes. The position holder works in a team environment to create and develop innovative library products […]


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SMU hiring Business Research Librarian

(15 March 2016)  Management University (SMU) Libraries is seeking an enthusiastic librarian to join a team of librarians who contribute to research, teaching and learning excellence at SMU. This position serves as the liaison for faculty and students from the Lee Kong Chian School of Business (LKCSB) and related programs. The position holder works in […]


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Heat maps from SMU LiveLabs

(17 February 2016) Students and faculty of Singapore Management University can see at a glance how ‘hot’ the different parts of the Li Ka Shing library is. The Library has been collaborating with SMU LiveLabs on a space finder app that shows how crowded a specific location in the library is in real-time. By partnering with […]


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Witness Magna Carta at the Li Ka Shing Library, Singapore

(14 December 2015) Magna Carta is one of the most important documents in history. It is a foundation stone of the legal systems of the UK, Singapore and Common Law countries. It has inspired the development of parliamentary democracy, equality before the law and equal rights.  800 Years of Magna Carta Magna Carta was an […]


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Singapore Management University goes live with Ex Libris Alma and Primo

(25 August 2015, Singapore)  Ex Libris® Group has announce that Singapore Management University (SMU) has gone live with the Ex Libris Alma® library management service and Primo® discovery and delivery solution. Alma and Primo will replace the Innovative Millennium integrated library system and EBSCO Discovery Service™. Read the press release here.


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Stairway to knowledge in Singapore

(25 August 2015) The Li Ka Shing Library at Singapore Management University (SMU) recently launched its Stairway to Knowledge – a visual installation of publications by SMU faculty. The installation comprises the spines of 74 publications on 74 steps in the library building. The installation aims to introduce SMU students to the publications of their […]


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Li Ka Shing Library hiring librarians

(31 March 2015) Applications are invited for the appointment of Librarian, in the Li Ka Shing Library, Singapore Management University. The position is intended for a new MLIS (Master in Library and Information Science) graduate. The position holder will work half-time in either Information Access & Resources or Learning & Information Services in order to […]


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Singapore Management University launches “Investment Studio” for students to conduct business and financial research

(27 January 2015) The Singapore Management University launched the Investment Studio on 15th January 2015 for students to conduct business and financial research. The newly-renovated, state-of-the-art facility is located within the Li Ka Shing Library and houses high-end financial terminals such as Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters and EIKON while allowing access to many other business and […]


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Information Literacy Seminar 2015, Singapore

(5 December 2014)  The Li Ka Shing Library at the Singapore Management University is hosting this seminar on 29 January 2015 with the theme We are teaching but are they learning? The focus is on the effectiveness and impact of information literacy instruction. This Information Literacy Seminar will be facilitated and moderated by  Judith Peacock, […]


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