News & Events

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  • 18/02/2018 to 25/02/2018

    Library website will be suspended on February 25, 2018 (Sunday) from 8:00am to 10:00am for maintenance.
    We apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause.

  • 18/02/2018 to 25/02/2018

    Chung Chi Library’s Late Reading Room will be closed on 24 Feb 2018 (Saturday) 6:30pm to 25 Feb 2018 (Sunday) 6:30pm for cleaning.

    We apologize for any inconvenience caused.

  • 15/02/2018 to 21/02/2018

    University Library

    15 February 2018 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 16-19 Februrary 2018 Closed 20-21 February 2018 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

    Learning Garden

    15 February 2018 Close at 12:30 p.m. 16-19 January 2018 Closed 20 February 2018 Open at 9:00 a.m. 21 February 2018 Open 24/7 for CUHK staff and students only

    Chung Chi Library

    15 February 2018 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 16-19 Februrary 2018 Closed 20-21 February 2018 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

    New Asia Library

    15 February 2018 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 16-19 Februrary 2018 Closed 20-21 February 2018 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

    United College Library

    15 February 2018 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 16-19 Februrary 2018 Closed 20-21 February 2018 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

    Law Library

    15 February 2018 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 16...
  • 15/02/2018 to 09/04/2018

    Invited Speaker : Prof. Jyh-An LEE, Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, CUHK

    As researchers, we need to deal with various copyright issues at different stages of our research. For example, we need to understand to what extent we can make use of works created by others in our research. We also need to know when we publish our works, what is the purpose of copyright agreement that publishers ask us to sign? Join this workshop conducted by Prof. Jyh-An LEE, Associate Professor of Faculty of Law and an expert in intellectual property law and Internet law to learn how to handle wisely different copyright issues you have encountered in various stages of your research.

    Date : 9 Apr 2018 (Mon)

    Time : 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

    The workshop will cover:...

  • 13/02/2018 to 13/03/2018

    As a pilot test, Course Reserves, multimedia materials and other short loan items may now be returned to any CUHK Library. However, HKALL items, interlibrary loan items, in-house use items and library equipment still have to be returned to the Service Counter from which they were borrowed.

    Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any queries.

  • 12/02/2018 to 23/02/2018

    Date: 12 – 23 February 2018
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Exhibition Statement:
    To raise the literacy level and cultural awareness of students, the Chinese Language Teaching Development Centre of the Department of Chinese Language and Literature (Chinese Department), The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) organised the ‘Literary CUHK’. After nearly a year’s effort in inviting and judging entries, the awards were recently announced and given to 17 students.
    Winners of this year’s competition come from different faculties including Arts, Business, Engineering, Science and Medicine. It is believed that the power of literature is transcending and influential among faculties.
    The award-winning essays drew on the variety of features around...

  • 11/02/2018

    LibrarySearch will be under system maintenance from 00:00 Feb 11 (Sun) to 04:00 Feb 11 (Sun). During this period "My Library Record", online renewal and requests may be unavailable.

    The LibrarySearch service will be resumed immediately after the maintenance. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused. Thank you.

  • 08/02/2018 to 26/02/2018

    The Architecture Library will be temporary closed for pest control and carpet cleaning from 24 February 2018 (Saturday) at 5 pm and re-open on 25 February 2018 (Sunday) at 6 pm.

    We apologize for any inconvenience caused.

  • 05/02/2018 to 07/03/2018

    Highway to Happiness: Tips for students, teachers and everyone

    Speaker: Ajahn Brahm (Conducted in English)

    Date: 7 March 2018

    Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm

    Venue: Learning Garden, LG/F University Library, CUHK

    Enquiries: liblc@lib.cuhk.edu.hk or 3943 9730

    Registration: http://lib.cuhk.edu.hk/en/node/1628

    Description:
    In this talk, Ajahn Brahm, a world renowned teacher and author of a number of international bestsellers, will use anecdotes seasoned with humour, and strategies proven by time...

  • 05/02/2018 to 28/02/2018

    The lift replacement work has been completed. Normal lift services in the New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library resumed on 2 February 2018 (Friday).
    For enquiry, please call us at 3943-7655 or send an e-mail to nal@lib.cuhk.edu.hk .

    NAL Lift...

  • 01/02/2018 to 06/02/2018

    CUHK researchers and postgraduate students are all welcome to join this seminar on open research, open data, and how to get published in Nature and its sister journals.

    Date : 6 Feb 2018 (Tue)
    Time : 9:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

    Topics:

    Differences among journals in Nature Research, BMC and other journal brands under Springer Nature How to write better papers that are clearer, more accessible, more likely to get published, and more likely to make a difference to the world Importance of Open Research and Open Data, and how it will help researchers

    Speaker : Dr. Ed Gerstner
    Executive Editor of Nature Research, Greater China
    Regional Scientific Director at Springer Nature

    Language : English

    Venue : User Education Room 1, G/F...

  • 01/02/2018 to 27/02/2018

    Co-organized with the Centre for Learning Enhancement And Research (CLEAR), the Library is pleased to offer this workshop for staff and postgraduate students to use NVivo to conduct research analysis. CUHK staff and postgraduate students are all welcome to join .

    Researching with NVivo: From Coding to Meaning Making (Re- Run)

    This workshop will explore grounded theory through using NVivo. In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn how to conduct a basic text analysis through coding with nodes, and build themes through linking nodes to tree nodes using NVivo.

    Date : 27 Feb 2018 (Tue)
    Time : 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon
    Facilitator : Dr Paula Hodgson, Professional Consultant, Centre for Learning Enhancement And Research (CLEAR)

    Language...

  • 01/02/2018 to 12/03/2018

    The Library is pleased to offer in Mar 2018 the following three discussion workshops on presentation skills , and poster design and presentation that are co-organized with The Independent Learning Centre (ILC) for research postgraduate students.

    Presentation Skills for Postgraduate Students

    1 Mar (Thu) 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

    This workshop covers the essential strategies that will help you plan and deliver presentations that effectively convey your message at a conference, group meeting or any other research-related event. You will discuss the key steps of the development process and learn how to optimize the design and use of visual aids, as well as how to best present data. You will also explore various ways of preparing for and dealing...

  • 29/01/2018 to 09/02/2018

    Artists: Lam Ka Man and Ng Wai Hung
    Date: 29 January – 9 February, 2018
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Exhibition Statement:
    They have their roots; they do not belong to the islands.
    In 2015, the wave of immigration in Europe continued. Greece replaced Italy as the country for most refugee to transit to Western and Northern Europe. Lesvos, a Greek island five nautical miles from Turkey, has turned from a tourist attraction into a large refugee camp. In October 2015 alone, more than 130,000 people arrived at Lesvos from the sea, 1.5 times as many as the local population. They come from all corners of the globe, but they are mainly Syrian and Iraqi refugees. In March 2016, the EU and Turkey reached an agreement on the refugee policy, and the...

  • 26/01/2018 to 09/02/2018
    Date: January 26 – February 9, 2018
    Venue: Learning Garden, University Library
    Content:
    - CUHK awarded projects of National Challenge
    - VCCE Boot Camp awarded projects

    Exhibits:

    Student Achievements in Innovation and Entrepreneurship ExhibitionStudent Achievements in Innovation and Entrepreneurship Exhibition ...

  • 25/01/2018 to 28/02/2018

    Due to urgent maintenance of the display cabinet, the “Exhibition on Modern Chinese Literary Authors” is now changed to online exhibition. The physical exhibition on 1/F of the New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library is closed. We apologize for any inconvenience caused!

    For enquiry and assistance, please contact us at 3943-7655 or send an email to nal@lib.cuhk.edu.hk .

    Exhibition on Modern Chinese Literary Authors: Ye Lingfeng (Chinese only)

    Biography Creative Writings: A Review...
  • 22/01/2018 to 22/03/2018

    Time spent on the Library workshops today equals time saved later! Attend the following workshops to learn more about Library resources that support your study and research needs.

    Searching Skills Series

    Program 1: Finding Information in Social Sciences

    Introduces library resources on Social Sciences and demonstrates how to identify a research question and search related materials.

    18 Jan (Thu) 11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. [Click here to register]
    24 Jan (Wed) 6:30 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. [Click here to register]

    Program 2: Finding Business Information

    ......

  • 18/01/2018 to 08/02/2018

    The following is a new series of research skills workshops. All CUHK researchers and postgraduate students are welcome to join.

    Program 1: Sharpening Your Research Skills Program 2: Doing Data Analysis for Your Research Program 3: Managing Citations for Your Research

    Program 1: Sharpening Your Research Skills

    Literature Review for a Successful Research Paper

    This workshop will cover the following to help you conduct a good literature review:

    The purpose and process of literature review The structure of a literature review Effective strategies for identifying relevant literature

    18 Jan (Thu) 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m...

  • 15/01/2018 to 28/01/2018

    With the continuous development of the Internet to meet the growth of smart cities and the coming 4th industrial revolution, cloud computing, machine learning, big data, and IoT (Internet of Things) are increasingly being integrated into the fabric of our digital lifestyle.

    As smart, connected, and data driven products, services, and systems become more prevalent in this coming decade, media and business professionals will be challenged to collect and codify data for further processing, visualization, and on-demand story telling. This bootcamp aims to equip students from higher education institutions in Hong Kong with the essential skills required to function well in the data era.

    Attendees will learn from experts and mentors and join with other students to collaborate...

  • 15/01/2018 to 26/01/2018

    Artist: Lau Ka Chun
    Date: 15 January – 26 January, 2018
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Artist Statement:
    This exhibition is about Lau Ka Chun.
    Poster:
    Lau Ka Chun -- Jay Lau Solo Exhibition
    Exhibits:
    Lau Ka Chun -- Jay Lau Solo Exhibition
    ...

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