Limited library services starting 27 July 2020

27/07/2020 to 02/08/2020

In view of the worsening risk of the spread of COVID-19, CUHK libraries will be temporarily closed except:

•     Li Ping Medical Library (24/7 unstaffed)
•    G/F of the University Library Extension and part of the Learning Garden (enter through the After Hours Entrance) are open for CUHK students and staff (unstaffed, 10am-5pm, Mon, Wed & Fri, except public holidays). 

Precautionary health measure: Users are required to wear a mask when in the Library, provision of hand sanitizers, social distancing and seating arrangements are in place in all locations.

Book Retrieval Service:  To support learning and teaching, a book retrieval service is available for CUHK students and staff. Click here for details.

Return: Borrowed item can be returned to any library book drops on campus during this period.

Automatic extension of loan period: For any CUHK book (except Course Reserve items) that is due on or before 31 July 2020, the due date will be automatically extended to 30 September 2020 if it is not requested by other users.

•    Except for Course Reserve items and items that have been requested, all loans will be automatically renewed until the maximum loan period is reached.
•    Automatic-renewal does not apply to HKALL and ILL items as they are not CUHK items. Please renew these items online via your own account.

Overdue fines: Except for Course Reserve items, all fines incurred from 29 Jan to 31 August 2020 will be waived. 

Inter-Branch Book Delivery and Self-pickup Station on Campus are suspended during this period.

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