Our Lifestyle Collection is housed at Level 2 (entrance level) of the Library.
Books and Comics
We house a diverse range of books for personal, career or lifestyle needs.
Personal & Career Development topics include Biography, Business & Management, Creativity & Innovation, Lifeskills, Science & Technology, True Stories
Lifestyle related topics include Comics, Hobbies, Humour, Fiction, Entertainment, Sports, Food & Beverages, Travel & Culture.
Keep yourself updated with trends in travel, fashion, food and entertainment through our range of lifestyle magazines.
From award-winning feature films to tv shows and documentaries, the Library offers a collection of multimedia for media analysis or leisure.
We also manage a collection of Restricted Media for academic purposes -- available to NP Students and Staff only.
NP Students may borrow restricted media for academic purposes for up to 4 hours and only view it on-premise in the Library's Media Viewing Rooms (Eris 1 and Eris 2). To borrow Restricted Media (including M18 Media if you are under 18), please request for lecturer endorsement via this online form. Upon approval, you will receive email instructions on how to collect the requested Restricted Media and access the Media Viewing Room.
NP Staff can borrow Restricted Media out of the library for teaching purposes only. To do so, fill in this online form to confirm your purpose before making a request for the specific media item at our Library Catalogue.
Find out more about loans and requests of specific items.
Our Academic Collection can be found throughout Level 3, 4 and 5 of the Library. This extensive collection has been curated to support the learning, research and teaching needs of our NP Community.
- Specialised Collections (Level 3)
- Main Academic Collections (Level 5)
Most of our Academic materials are located on Level 5. Our extensive collection spans disciplines like Business, Data, Engineering, Finance, Humanities, Science, Technology and more.
Searching the Catalogue
Search for both physical and online items using our online catalogue.
Simply type in any keyword (e.g. Title, Author, Subject, etc).
You may filter your search results by type of material (e.g. Books, Journals, etc) or Attribute (e.g. Author, Language, etc).
You can also do an Advanced Search for results that contain specific phrases.