Updated 27 July, 2020

SMART Locker

27 July, 2020
SMART Locker

About the facility

Available to all library members for collection of reserved items. Reserved items ready for pick up may be collected from the self-service SMART Locker anytime. 


How to collect reserved item/s from the SMART locker

  • Choose the pickup location as SMART Locker when placing a hold on library materials via the Library catalogue.
  • You will be notified by email (via the email address registered with us) when your items are available for pick up.
  • You will receive an email notification informing you that  your holds are ready for pick up.
  • You will need your matriculation card/staff card/membership card to collect items from the SMART Locker.
  • Reserved item(s) will be checked out to your library account automatically when you open the locker door/s.


Reservation Rule

NIE Library reservation rules apply to 24-hour self-collection service:

  • Reservations can be placed only for an item which is out on loan (due date is displayed).
  • No reservation is allowed for reference books, reserve (red-spot) items, journals and on order/in process titles.
  • The reserved item will be held at the SMART Locker for 7 days from the date of notification. If it is not collected by the stipulated date, the reservation will lapse.
  • All reserved items must be collected personally with your matriculation card/staff card/membership card.
  • Each member may reserve a maximum of 2 titles. 


Please contact Access Services at (65) 6790-3627 or email libcirc@nie.edu.sg for enquiries.