For special collections housed in branches, please contact branch libraries. For special collections housed in the University Library, most of the materials are for use in the Library only or are kept in closed stacks except for Chinese Overseas Collection. Closed stack materials are available on request at the Special Collections Reading Room. These materials include:

Service Hours

Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 5:30 pm

Special arrangement can be requested in advance by calling library staff at 3943 8740 or email to


The Special Collections Reading Room is located on the 3/F of the University Library.

Special Collections Reading Room