A warm welcome to all our new students to this fantastic educational adventure you have embarked on. Check out our “Top tips for new library users”, information on library workshops and guides below to get started using the Library. Also, welcome back to staff and returning students! We hope you had a refreshing break and we look forward to seeing you in the Library. The Library had a busy summer with a lot of new and exciting improvement.MakerSpace: A New Space for Creative Learning (September 2019) [ Read More ] Explore the new Music Library at Chung Chi College Library (September 2019) [ Read More ] Library...
News & Events
02/08/2019 to 01/10/2019
01/10/2019 to 07/10/2019
University Library1 Oct 2019 Closed 7 Oct 2019 Closed
Learning GardenOpen 24/7 during semesters for CUHK staff and students only
Chung Chi Library1 Oct 2019 Closed 7 Oct 2019 Closed
New Asia Library1 Oct 2019 Closed 7 Oct 2019 Closed
United College Library1 Oct 2019 Closed 7 Oct 2019 Closed L/G Floor Open 24/7 for CUHK staff and students only
Law Library1 Oct 2019 Closed 7 Oct 2019 Closed Legal Resources Centre 1 Oct 2019 Closed 7 Oct 2019 Closed
Architecture LibraryOpen 24/7 for School of Architecture staff and students only Staffed services 1 Oct 2019 No Services 7 Oct 2019 No Services
Medical LibraryOpen 24/7 Staffed services / Book stacks 1 Oct 2019 No Services 7 Oct 2019 No Services
25/09/2019 to 15/10/2019
The Library is pleased to offer the following scientific writing workshops co-organized with The Independent Learning Centre (ILC) for postgraduate students. All postgraduates are welcome to join .
Successful Writing in the Life Sciences: Preparing Your Data Presentation Skills - Designing Effective Figures and Tables
Students will learn how to present scientific information in their thesis, research publications and conference presentations. Topics to be covered include the preparation of line illustrations, photomicrographs, graphs (i.e., figures), and tables.
Date : 10 Oct 2019 (Thu)
Time : 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Registration : Click here to register...
25/09/2019 to 04/10/2019
Short talk by academic staff
Presentations on research
Exchange ideas among postgraduates
Enhancing presentation skills from feedback…
The 15th Research Café organized by the Library will be held on 4 Oct. The theme is Public Policy . The Café is consist of a short talk on “Solar Energy Development in China and Japan” by Prof. XU Yuan of Dept. of Geography and Resource Management, and Institute of Environment, Energy and Sustainability, and followed by two presentations on research by Ph.D. student Daichi Ishii and Ph.D. candidate Jun LI across disciplines. Dr. Karl Holm of The Independent Learning Centre (ILC) will provide feedback on student presentation skills. We are very honoured that Prof. Xu...
20/09/2019 to 04/12/2019
The Library is pleased to offer the following workshops for staff and postgraduate students to use NVivo to conduct research analysis in Oct and Dec 2019. CUHK staff and postgraduate students are all welcome to join.
NVivo 12: A Tool for Data Coding and Conceptual Building
The foundation workshop on NVivo 12 will introduce key features for researchers conducting qualitative research. You will learn importing files, organizing files in folders, approaches in coding (theories in use or grounded theory), and coding techniques and strategies. Participants will learn the process of coding while building an understanding how evidence can be gathered from the cyclical circle for confirming the existing conceptual framework or building a new model for further analysis....
Lecture-Recital "Secret Within the Qin: Rediscovering the History and Sound of an Instrument of Rulan Chao Pian"19/09/2019 to 11/10/2019
Registration: Click here to register ...
15/09/2019 to 25/10/2019
Capturing readers’ interest and communicating the significance of your research effectively can be challenging tasks. Do you want to enhance your writing skills in doing so?
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 October 2019.
Structuring a Thesis Introduction: How to Get Readers Hooked at the Beginning
22 Oct (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
In this workshop, you will be introduced to steps for capturing your readers’ interest in your research topic, appreciating the significance of your research and understanding your research...
13/09/2019 to 14/09/2019
University Library13 September 2019 8:20 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. 14 September 2019 Closed Learning Garden Open 24/7 during semesters for CUHK staff and students only
Chung Chi Library13 September 2019 8:20 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. 14 September 2019 Closed
New Asia Library13 September 2019 8:20 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. 14 September 2019 Closed
United College Library13 September 2019 8:20 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. 14 September 2019 Closed L/G Floor Open 24/7 for CUHK staff and students only
Law Library13 September 2019 8:20 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. 14 September 2019 Closed Legal Resources Centre 13 September 2019 8:45 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. 14 September 2019 Closed
Architecture LibraryOpen 24/7 for School of Architecture staff and students only Opening hours
7:30 a.m. to 10...
07/09/2019 to 08/09/2019
LibrarySearch will be under system maintenance from 23:00 Sep 7 (Sat) to 04:00 Sep 8 (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.
06/09/2019 to 30/09/2019
In response to the changing needs for learning, teaching and research, and with an aim to create spaces that are technology-rich and vibrant, Chung Chi College Library has successfully completed its renovation projects during the summer period. We are thankful to all users for their patience and understanding during the renovations. For renovation updates, click on Chung Chi College Library .
02/09/2019 to 27/09/2019
Date: 2 - 27 September, 2019
Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
Statement: In search of a balance between hardness and softness, two artists come together composing a duet.
30/08/2019 to 08/09/2019
The Learning Garden has been closed during the summer for refurbishment and renovations. It will open on 3 September 2019 (Tuesday). To complete refurbishment works, the opening hours of the Learning Garden will be the same as the University Library from 3 to 8 September 2019.
For 24-hour study facilities, the Learning Commons at the Wu Ho Man Yuen (WMY) Building is open for all CUHK students and staff. Please contact us by phone 3943 9730 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org for enquiries.
2 September 2019 (Mon)
3 September 2019 (Tue)
8:20 am to 10:00 pm
4 September 2019 (Wed)
8:20 am to 10:00 pm
5 September 2019 (Thu)
30/08/2019 to 06/11/2019The Library will have workshops on introducing digital scholarship and related tools to arouse the interest in applying new digital tools on research. Welcome CUHK academics, researchers and postgraduate students to join.
Using Facilities in Digital Scholarship Lab
This briefing session will demonstrate the use of equipment and facilities in the Digital Scholarship Lab and to introduce the software and tools available from the workstations to enable you to conduct digital scholarship research at the Lab at ease.
12 Sep (Thu) 3:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Click to register
Data Cleaning with OpenRefine (Hands-on)
OpenRefine is a tool for cleaning messy...
28/08/2019 to 22/10/2019
Come to learn how to enhance your research skills! All CUHK researchers and postgraduate students are welcome to join the following research skills workshops in September and October 2019.
Program : Sharpening Your Research Skills
Exploring Research Information in Your Field in Multi-disciplinary Databases (I)
This workshop will demonstrate:How to use ScienceDirect , IEEE Xplore , EBSCOHost and ProQuest to discover research information in your research field Advanced search features in the databases Multiple databases selection (where applicable)
12 Sep (Thu) 9:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Venue : Multi-purpose Room 1, 1/F, University Library
28/08/2019 to 23/10/2019
The following workshops specifically designed for researchers on research impact . All CUHK researchers and postgraduates are welcome to join.
Enhancing Your Research Impact
Article-level Metrics - Understanding the Significance of Research Papers
This workshop will cover:Where to find article-level metrics The strength and limitations of different citation counts and metrics How to use citation counts and other metrics to assess the relative significance of research papers How to find an author’s h-index What are alternative metrics and how to find them
Date and Time: 23 Oct (Wed) 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Venue: User Education Room 2, G/F, University Library
Medium of Instruction...
20/08/2019 to 11/09/2019
The Library Orientation for new postgraduate students will be held from 29 August to 11 September 2019 at the University Library.
Make a good start and attend a session to help you use your Library for a successful study at CUHK! All postgraduates are welcome to join .
You will get to know:Access to electronic and print resources, and library guides Workshops on sharpening research and writing skills Borrowing privileges, research consultation, access to other UGC libraries, computing facilities and printing services Facilities for study and discussion Featured services for postgraduates: Research Café , Research Poster Exhibition , research seminars and events
You will get a guided tour of the University Library to see our state of the art learning spaces and...
19/08/2019 to 08/09/2019
The Library Orientation Tours for new undergraduate students will be held from 31 August to 7 September, 2019 at the University Library.
Make a good start and join a tour to help you use CUHK Library for your studies and assignment effectively. In the 30-minute guided tour, you will get to know:Access to electronic and print resources; Borrowing privileges and self-service borrow and return; Computing facilities and printing services; Facilities for study and discussion.
Venue : Main entrance, G/F, University Library
Enquiries : Email to email@example.com
Date and Time :
31 Aug (Sat) 1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Cantonese [Click...
19/08/2019 to 29/11/2019
The Library workshops will help you get started and support your ongoing information finding needs. Attending these workshops can help you explore and learn how to use the vast variety of resources for your academic studies and assessments. You will develop the skills and knowledge in finding, evaluating and managing relevant high level information which would be useful for your studies.
All CUHK undergraduate students are welcome to attend the following library workshops. Postgraduate students are also welcome to attend if they wish. After attending five courses on information research skills, you will be granted a certificate of digital literacy by the Library. Students, in groups of ten or more, can request library courses to suit their information needs and schedules....
19/08/2019 to 01/10/2019
Chung Chi College Elisabeth Luce Moore Library (CCL) is pleased to welcome back all students and freshmen. In response to the changing needs for your learning, teaching and research, we are excited to share with you that the entire CCL Second Floor has been fully refurbished to include a purpose built Music Library with sound proof listening rooms. The 2/F has been renovated to house the significant music and audio visual collection of over 110,000 items. These items include the Pian collection, audio visual collections relocated from United College Library (UCL), and over 7,000 audio CDs previously held by the Music Department. Do come and visit CCL and discover for yourself whats for you in our new vibrant and technology-rich learning environment. The major changes after the...
12/08/2019 to 26/08/2019
The Architecture Library will be temporary closed for mass cleaning from 24 August 2019 (Saturday) at 5pm and re-open on 26 August 2019 (Monday) at 9 am.
We apologize for any inconvenience caused.