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Library Essentials for Graduate Freshmen

This guide is designed to introduce NTU Graduate Freshmen to essential Library services and resources.


Search across NTU Library collection for books, audio-visuals, journal articles, NTU theses and dissertations, and more with OneSearch. 


  • Browse by Author, Title, Series or Subject
  • Narrow your search using search box suggestions
  • Refine your search results with filters



Find the best resources for your research in our database collections. You can access them via the A to Z list, or search by subject or material type (eg. datasets, news, technical standards).

When starting a new search click on Clear Filters/Browse All.

Searching for Theses and Dissertations

You can also search for NTU theses and dissertations on DR-NTU, the repository of NTU. You can browse under respective schools or use the search function. 

To browse, from the DR-NTU homepage, click on Communities & Collections, and then click on Colleges/Schools.


You can also search for theses and dissertations on:

Yes, in accordance with NTU Open Access Policy with effect from 8 Aug, 2011.

  • Research students (PhD and Masters by Research) are required to submit their full-text theses to DR-NTU for open access before they will be awarded their degrees*.
  • Students reading Masters by Coursework are also required to submit their full-text dissertations to DR-NTU. These dissertations will be viewed and accessed by the NTU community only (restricted access).

* Unless exempted due to confidentiality, sensitivity or obligations to third parties.

Past-year Exam Papers

Past-year exam papers are accessible via

NTU exam papers are accessible only by NTU community.  You will be required to log in with your NTU network account.