Library Summer Works

Published on 14/06/2024

The Library is undertaking a number of improvement works and we apologize for any inconvenience this causes. The works are necessary to improve facilities and services in the Library, and summer is the optimum timing for minimizing the impact. Please contact counter staff if you need any assistance or have any concerns with the improvement works being undertaken when you are in the Library. Please note that earplugs are available at the Library Service Counter.


University Library

Installation of shutters on G/F of the University Library Extension
There will be noisy works on G/F near the Exhibition Area of the University Library Extension during this period.
Works period: 13 May – late June 2024

Replacement of vinyl flooring on G/F of the University Library
The replacement works will be carried out in phases. Noise and dust will be generated during this period. Users can still make use of different study areas in the Library except for the area being affected. Please contact library staff if you need any assistance.

Phase 1:
The Service Counter and the following areas will be temporarily closed. Affected collections and facilities include: 1/ Good Reads Corner, 2/ University General Education Collection, 3/ User Education Room, and 4/ Digital Scholarship Lab. For users who need our service at the Service Counter or the affected collections and facilities, please contact staff at the Help Desk which will also serves as a temporary service counter on the G/F near the Entrance / Exit of the University Library. Users who need to access the Law Library and the USC Collection may make use of the lift on 1/F of TKP Building. [MAP]
Works period: 5 – 14 June 2024

Phase 2:
G/F of the University Library Extension will be temporarily closed (including the 24-Hour period). Course reserves, pick-up of CUHK holds and HKALL holds will be temporarily moved to the Service Counter on the G/F of the University Library. [MAP]
Works period: 13 – late June 2024

Renovation works at Seminar Room on 1/F University Library
The Seminar Room will be closed during this period, and there will be noisy works on the 1/F of the University Library.
Works period: 13 May – 15 July 2024

Installation of solar PV system on R/F of the University Library
There will be noisy works on 4/F of the University Library Extension and University Library in the morning from 8 July to 2 August.
Works Period: 8 July – late September 2024

Re-roofing Works at Tin Ka Ping Building
There will be heavy noisy works on 3/F, LR/F and R/F during the period.
Works period: 17 June – 30 September 2024 (including Saturday)

Chilled Water Pipes Replacement Work at Tin Ka Ping Building
There will be noisy work on the 1/F and 3/F of the Tin Ka Ping Building during the period.
Works period: 17 June – 13 July 2024 (including Saturday)

Chung Chi College Library

Self-pickup Station in Chung Chi College Library
Chung Chi College Elisabeth Luce Moore library G/F Reading Room is not available during the locker installation works.
Works period: 13 May – 1 July 2024

Carpet replacement in Chung Chi College Library
Certain study areas may be affected by the carpet replacement works. Book retrieval requests are available during this period.
Works period: 13 May – 1 July 2024

Chilled Water Pipes and Drainpipes Replacement Work of Chung Chi College Library
There will be noisy work in the 2/F studio during the period.
Works period: 30 May – 27 June 2024 (including Saturday and Sunday)

Installation of solar PV system on R/F of the Chung Chi College Library
There will be noisy works on 2/F in the morning from 8 July to 2 August.
Works Period: 8 July – late September 2024

Law Library

Renovation works on 4/F Tin Ka Ping Building
4/F law collection, Information Commons, all Group study rooms and Online interview room 1 will be closed. Book retrieval requests are available during this period.
Works period: 5 June -19 July 2024

New Asia College Library

Spalling repairing and wall repainting work in the New Asia College Library
During the refurbishment period, the 2/F will be closed, and there will be noisy works. Book retrieval services will be provided during this period.
Works Period: 24 May – 24 July 2024

Installation of solar PV system on R/F of the New Asia College Library
There will be noisy works on 1/F and 2/F in the morning from 8 July to 2 August. The LG/F will be closed from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm on 20 July 2024 (Sat), during the lifting operation work period.
Works Period: 8 July – late September 2024

United College Library

Renovation of Toilets in the United College Library
During renovation, the toilets on LG/F and G/F in the United College Library will be suspended.
The toilets on 1/F and 2/F are available during the renovation period.
Works period: 13 May – 31 August 2024

Renovation of Outdoor Reading Area in the United College Library
During renovation, the Outdoor Reading Area on 1/F in the United College Library will be suspended.
Works period: 13 May – 31 August 2024

Installation of solar PV system on R/F of the United College Library
There will be noisy works on 1/F and 2/F in the morning from 8 July to 2 August. The LG/F will be closed from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm on 28 July 2024 (Sun), during the power suspension period.
Works Period: 8 July – late September 2024