Opening hours: to minimize the risk of spreading the Novel Coronavirus, CUHK libraries are closed except:
• the Li Ping Medical Library (24/7 unstaffed)
• part of the University Library's Learning Garden is open for CUHK students and staff (10 am - 4 pm, Mon to Sat, unstaffed). Please bring your devices when visiting the Learning Garden.
For details, please refer to the library webpage on opening hours.
Precautionary health measures: users are required to wear a face mask before entering the Library via the After Hour Entrance.
Book Retrieval Service: to support learning and teaching, a book retrieval service is available for CUHK students and staff. Click here for details.
Automatic extension of loan period: due dates of CUHK books fall between 29 Jan and 2 March 2020 that are not requested by other users will be automatically extended to 9 March 2020.
• Except for 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: All fines incurred from 29 Jan to 9 March 2020 will be waived.
Hold items: except for items requested through the Book Retrieval Service, items already on hold shelves will be kept there until 7 days after the Library re-opens.
Inter-Branch Book Delivery, HKALL and ILL services are suspended during this period. However, eligible users can continue to request articles/book chapters through Document Delivery service.