News & Events

E.g., 24/09/2017
E.g., 24/09/2017
  • 04/11/2016 to 13/11/2016

    The Architecture Library will be temporary closed for cleaning from 12 November 2016 (Saturday) at 5 pm and re-open on 13 November 2016 (Sunday) at 2 pm.

    We apologize for any inconvenience caused.


  • 04/11/2016 to 31/08/2017

    To increase users’ study and workstation space on the ground floor of Chung Chi Library, the staff office on the G/F will be moved to 2/F in 2017, utilizing the existing closed stack space. For better preservation of these valuable materials, the closed stack collections have begun to be relocated to our Special Collections in University Library by stages starting from October 2016. Library users are advised to check the library’s catalogue for the location details of individual items. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience caused.

    For renovation details of Chung Chi Library, please visit :

  • 03/11/2016 to 13/11/2016

    Chung Chi Library’s Late Reading Room will be closed on 12 Nov 2016 (Saturday) 6:30pm to 13 Nov 2016 (Sunday) 6:30pm for cleaning.

    We apologize for any inconvenience caused.

  • 03/11/2016 to 22/12/2016

    Due to the increased demand for students’ study spaces during the revision and examination period, access of the late reading rooms will be restricted to CU Link card holders only from 14 Nov to 22 Dec 2016, inclusive. The late reading rooms (Chung Chi, New Asia and United College Late Reading Rooms) during that period will not be opened to other library card holders and we apologize for any inconvenience caused.

  • 03/11/2016 to 17/11/2016

    All CUHK undergraduate students are welcome to attend the following database training workshops. Postgraduate students are also welcome to attend if they wish.

    Topics covered in each workshop :

    Overview of the content of the database and its sub-databases Basic and advanced searching skills Features and functions of the database Q & A session

    Schedule :

    1. SAGE Knowledge

    Subject: Social Sciences
    Type: E-Book Database

    Brief Description: Contains scholarly books, reference works, handbooks in various subjects in Education, Business and Management, Sociology, Psychology, etc.

    Date: 7 Nov (Mon) 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
    Speaker: Training Specialist (SAGE Knowledge)
    Language: English

    2. ScienceDirect

  • 02/11/2016 to 13/11/2016

    The Easy Search service will be unavailable for routine system maintenance from 10:00 p.m. on Nov 10 (Thur) to 8:00 a.m. (the next day).

    During the period, please use the classic Library Catalogue for searching library materials.

    The Easy Search service will be resumed immediately after the maintenance work. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused. Thank you!

    University Library, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • 01/11/2016 to 30/11/2016

    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 first ‘Literary CUHK’ last autumn. After nearly a year’s effort in inviting and judging entries, the awards were recently announced and given to 22 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 and about CUHK, including Echinacea and the lovely cats at the New Asia College, birds flying...

  • 01/11/2016 to 30/12/2016

    New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library will exhibit one major modern Chinese author every two months. A brief biography together with select critical editions of their major works will be displayed. The author displayed in November and December is Cao Yu. For enquiry, please contact us at 3943-7655.

    Author: Cao Yu
    Date: 1 November - 30 December, 2016
    Venue: 1/F, New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library
    Author Web Page:


  • 28/10/2016 to 10/11/2016

    Do you want to build your presentation skills and capture your audience’s interest in your research topic?

    The Library is pleased to arrange a presentation skills discussion workshop to be held at the Idea Exchange for research postgraduate students. The workshop aims to raise participants' awareness of the preparation process of an informative presentation.

    It will cover topics such as audience analysis, building speaker confidence, organizational patterns for informative speeches, quality visual aids, and question-and-answer skills. Participants will have the opportunities to share their own research interests with the audience.

    Date : 10 Nov 2016 (Thu)
    Time : 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

    Instructor : Mr. Eddy Li, Part-time Instructor, English...

  • 25/10/2016 to 09/01/2017

    We are pleased to announce that the "International Symposium on Chinese in the Maritime Silk Road" will be held at The Chinese University of Hong Kong on April 7-8, 2017 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Institute of Chinese Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. The Symposium is jointly organized by the T. T. Ng Chinese Language Research Centre, Institute of Chinese Studies and the Department of Chinese Language and Literature, and co-organized by the Global China Research Programme and The Chinese University of Hong Kong Library.

    We invite abstracts for submission on studies of phonology, lexicology, grammar, language acquisition, sociolinguistics, and language and culture of Chinese spoken in the countries and areas along the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road...

  • 24/10/2016 to 08/11/2016

    Organised by
    Chung Chi College, The Chinese University of Hong Kong


    Exhibition of Chung Chi College Art Collection


    Photo Gallery (Exhibits in Chung Chi College Library)

    Exhibition of Chung Chi College Art Collection...

  • 20/10/2016 to 22/11/2016

    Do you want to capture your readers’ interest in the research topic of your thesis and communicate its significance and key ideas effectively?

    Co-organized with The Independent Learning Centre (ILC), the Library is pleased to offer discussion workshops for research postgraduate students on thesis writing (in Chinese) , thesis introduction (in English) and thesis abstract (in English) in Nov 2016.

    Intensive and Profound: Chinese Thesis Writing Skills

    9 Nov 2016 (Wed) 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

    If the thesis is not written and formulated in the right way, its key ideas will not be able to be communicated effectively. In this workshop, you will study the good language features of a thesis written in Chinese and learn how to avoid the...

  • 18/10/2016 to 25/10/2016
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    Open Access Day (24 Oct 2016)

    The Open Access Day is to share with the University community the benefits of opening up research. Themed as “ Open in Action – Enhancing Research Impact @CUHK AIMS ”, the event is tied in with the International Open Access Week to highlight the needs of taking action now to open up research through the new Academic Information Management System (AIMS) and the institutional repository Research Portal. This new system provides a new avenue for the dissemination of research......

  • 17/10/2016 to 28/10/2016

    Date: October 17-28, 2016
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Artist Statement:
    WONG Tsz-chun Tom was born in 1995, now studying in the Fine Arts Department of The Chinese University of Hong Kong. WONG Tsz-chun Tom explore with both Chinese and Western media, he is now focusing on Chinese Delineative Painting (GongBi), trying to mingle the Chinese ink painting with installation and mixed media, considering the relationship between painting and three-dimensional space. Representing the ink painting in three-dimensional form to extend the possibilities in ink painting.

  • 14/10/2016 to 30/11/2016

    The Library is pleased to arrange a series of AIMS and Research Portal workshops for researchers and postgraduate students. CUHK researchers and staff are all welcome to join the workshops. Interested postgraduate students are also welcome to attend.

    Managing your Research Output in AIMS

    AIMS is the new Academic Information Management System of CUHK. This workshop aims at demonstrating to you:

    What is AIMS and its public interface Research Portal The easy way to use AIMS for managing your research outputs Significant features of Research Portal

    20 Oct (Thu) 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon
    25 Oct (Tue) 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    22 Nov (Tue) 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Click...

  • 12/10/2016 to 30/04/2017

    With effect from October 12, 2016, the laser discs of the Music collection have been relocated from the United College Wu Chung Multimedia Library to the Chung Chi College Elizabeth Luce Moore Library. The holding information is now available on the library catalogue .

    Relocation of Music LDs...

  • 12/10/2016 to 31/10/2016

    Following the relocation of phonodisc and compact disc (CD) from United College Library (UCL) to Chung Chi College Library (CCL) earlier, the music laser disc (LD) collection from UCL will be relocated to CCL starting 12 October 2016. In our planning to further expand the music collections in CCL, the music CDs from Music Department’s Audio Library will also be transferred to CCL in the near future.

  • 07/10/2016 to 14/11/2016

    Do you want your research papers to be published in quality academic journals? The following three talks organized by the Library are to provide researchers and postgraduate students information and tips on writing and publishing with international journals. The Library is pleased to invite IEEE, Taylor & Francis and Springer Nature, three of the world’s leading publishers of academic journals, to conduct these talks. CUHK researchers and postgraduate students are all welcome to join .

    1. Quality Publishing with IEEE

    Date: 13 Oct 2016 (Thu)
    Time: 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.


    How to select an appropriate IEEE periodical or conference How to organize your manuscript Working through peer review Tips on avoiding...
  • 07/10/2016 to 10/11/2016

    All CUHK undergraduate students are welcome to attend the following library workshops. Postgraduate students are also welcome to attend if they wish. If you have the Digital Literacy Card that the Library sent out earlier in September, attending the following sessions can be counted towards the Digital Literacy Certificate Course.

    Students, in groups of ten or more, can request library courses to suit their information needs and schedules.

    Program 1: Develop an Effective Search Strategy for Your Assignment

    This workshop covers the following to help you to:

    Understand your reading lists, the difference between primary and secondary sources Expand the range of your search terms by using similar concepts and synonyms Use advanced search techniques such as...
  • 03/10/2016 to 14/10/2016

    Date: October 3 -14, 2016
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Artist Statment:
    "Double Solo Exhibition" -- Joint Exhibition of Tsang Sui Yiu and Wong Yuk Shan