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Library is closed on: 

Christmas Day, 25th Dec 2019 (Wednesday)
New Year's Day, 1st Jan 2020 (Wednesday)

Learning Commons at both libraries will remain open. 

The library wishes everyone happy holidays! 

Dear SMU Community,

Extended hours will start from Sunday, 10 November 2019 to Sunday, 8 December 2019


Li Ka Shing Library

Kwa Geok Choo Law Library

Monday to Friday

8:00 am - 12:00 am

8:00 am - 12:00 am


10:00 am - 12:00 am 

10:00 am - 12:00 am 


1:00 pm - 12:00 am

Dear SMU Community,

Li Ka Shing Library and Kwa Geok Choo Law Library will be closed on
27 October 2019 (Sunday), Deepavali.

The library will be open on 28 October 2019 (Monday).

The Learning Commons in both libraries will remain open.
The Library wishes everyone happy holidays.

In celebration of Open Access Week 2019, read some interesting resources on open access. Help to build more equitable foundations for opening knowledge by contributing the full text of your publications in IRIS and making them open access in InK.

Short on time? Here’s some articles:

Dear SMU Community

You and your needs are important too. Brighten your day and check-out the curated selection of resources in support of the SMU Mental Health Awareness Week. For more titles visit the Kind To Yourself book display on Level 2 of Li Ka Shing Library now through 1 November 2019.

Dear SMU Community

Friends, home, GPA, library – these are some words associated with collegiate life.
What does college life mean to SMU students?

SMU Libraries collaborated with SMUSAIC, a student photography club under the SMU Arts and Cultural Fraternity, on a photography competition to find out the answer. Selected “answers” will be on display at:
Kwa Geok Choo Law Library, level 3, until 20 October
Li Ka Shing Library, level 2, from 22 October - 30 October.

The Man Booker Prize is awarded each year to the best novel, written in English, published by a British or Irish imprint.  It is considered, “the leading literary prize in the English speaking world.”  Nominated authors can be of any nationality.  The winner receives a £50,000 cash prize, and shortlisted authors receive £2,500.  This year’s prize is awarded October 14, 2019.

Learn more about the prize and past winners at:


Bite-Sized Library Workshops are here again. 

Join the Librarians and other campus partners such as, CEC, IITS, ODOS, OLGA, and Faculty from 27 August to 13 September to learn more about working with data, writing persuasively, digital literacy, research skills and many other topics!

Register Today

In September, SMU Libraries with Verts, in support of the DBS – SMU Sustainability Initiative, will run a series of activities to raise awareness on recycling. We promise it won’t be e-waste of your time.

e-waste exchange Date: 2 – 4 September 2019
Time: 2 – 5 pm
Venue: Li Ka Shing Library, Level 2