Find Resources

Books, e-books and journals
  • Books, DVDs and print journals: Use the search box at the bottom of the page to find books and media from the Tanglin libraries or use your Windows username and password to login to your library account here
  • Newspapers and Magazines: The Senior Library subscribes to a wide range of newspapers and magazines, including a full online archive of the Philip Allan magazines. A full list is available here. Past issues may be borrowed from the Senior Library. Usernames and passwords for online periodicals can be found here

  • Pressreader: To use Pressreader, an online collection of more than 7000 full-text newspapers and magazines, access the site or app while connected to the school network. You will have full access to Pressreader offsite for seven days; to renew access after this period, simply log in again while connected to the school's network.

  • E-Books and Audiobooks: Senior school students may borrow up to three e-books or audiobooks for a period of two weeks from Overdrive using their Windows username and password. 

Email the Senior Library Team or stop by the library if you have any questions about any of these resources. To suggest a library purchase, please fill out this form

EE & EPQ resources

Please use the links below to access information and resources related to the EE, the EPQ, citations, and academic honesty:

Please contact the Library Reference Team or stop by the library if you would like assistance.

Research guides
The Senior Library has an extensive collection of research guides on a variety of topics related to research, reading, and supporting the curriculum, such as:
Articles and databases

The Senior Library subscribes to several databases, including:

  • Encyclopedia Britannica (Key Stage 3): A general-purpose encyclopedia 
  • EBSCO Host (Key Stage 4 and up): An extensive archive of newspaper, magazine, and academic articles
  • JSTOR (6th Form): An extensive archive of academic journal articles
  • ARTSTOR (6th Form): A digital repository of high-resolution images

Most of these resources can be accessed without a username and password when you are connected to the school network. Usernames and passwords for off-site access for all of the databases can be found here.

More information about using the databases is available in this guide.

Recommended books

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Find additional reading lists here

How do I…?

Create citations

At Tanglin Trust School we use the Harvard Anglia Ruskin method of citation and referencing.

Learn more about how to cite properly in this referencing guide

Find passwords for library resources

Databases and magazines: Usernames and passwords for off-site access to online resources

Library account: To see what items you have out on loan, check due dates, and view your borrowing history, log in with your Windows username and password

Overdrive (e-book and audiobook library): Log in with your Windows username and password

Check my library account

Log into your library account with your Windows username and password to:

  • See what items you have out on loan
  • Check due dates
  • View your borrowing history
  • Put items on hold
  • Find the replacement cost for books and textbooks

If you have lost or damaged your book and need to pay for it, please approach the staff at the helpdesk. Payment can be made either in cash or by cheque, addressed to Tanglin Trust School.

Borrow textbooks

The textbook room is open during lunchtime, 12:55pm to 1:55pm and after school from 3:00pm to 4:30pm.

If you have lost or damaged your book and need to pay for it, please approach the staff at the helpdesk. Payment can be made either in cash or by cheque, addressed to Tanglin Trust School. To check for the replacement cost of a lost or damaged book, log into your library account.

Contact a librarian

You can reach the Senior Library team by:

  • Emailttsseniorlibrary@tts.edu.sg
  • Phone: 6770 3554
  • In person: From 7:30am to 7:00pm during term time or 8:30am to 4:30pm during term breaks (excluding weekends and public holidays)

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Log into your Infiniti account or use the search box below to find books and media.




Use the search box below to find articles on EBSCO Host.

Log in to Firefly to get passwords for access from home.



Use the searchbox below to search through JSTOR's extensive archive of academic journal articles.

Log in to Firefly to get passwords for access from home.



Use the searchbox below to search through the TTS libguides covering a range of research areas.



Can't find what you're looking for? Try the search box below, or email the Senior Library team.

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