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
09/12/2019 to 06/01/2020
The Li Ping Medical Library will be temporarily closed at the time below for carpet cleaning.
Date: 5 January, 2020 (Sunday)
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
We apologize for any inconvenience caused....
09/12/2019 to 20/12/2019
Artist: Leung, Puiyi
Date: 9 – 20 December, 2019
Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
Forget all that can be forgotten, words that have long been silenced, will eventually be understood.
Living in the most mundane age, it slowly becomes the landscape of my life. Its reflection will surely fall upon the eternal stream under the bridge one day.
Leung Puiyi (b. 1996) majors in Fine Arts in the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Specialising in Chinese Gongbi painting and oil painting, the artist seeks the possibilities within contemporary paintings by utilizing traditional skillset with contemporary expressions, thus connecting her own feelings and things observed from her daily life. The artist tries to show the...
LibrarySearch will be under system maintenance from 00:00 Dec 8 (Sun) to 06:00 Dec 8 (Sun). During this period LibrarySearch, "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.
06/12/2019 to 01/01/2020
01/12/2019 to 26/12/2019
The LG/F of the United College Wu Chung Library will be temporarily closed from 25 December 2019 (Wednesday) at 9:00 am to 27 December 2019 (Friday) at 9:00 am for the annual cleaning exercise. We apologize for any inconvenience caused.
Should you have any question, please feel free to contact United College Wu Chung Library via email ( email@example.com ) or call us at 3943 7564.
Special arrangement for loan(s) that could not be returned due to library closure (11-24 November 2019)23/11/2019 to 20/01/2020
Special arrangement for loan(s) that could not be returned due to library closure (11-24 November 2019):Due to Library closure from 11-24 November 2019, the Library will waive all overdue fines imposed from 11 November to 1 December 2019. Please return due library items as soon as possible. You may return your loan(s) to the Medical Library or the Legal Resources Centre if you have problem returning the item(s) to the campus libraries. Library users who have left Hong Kong but were not able to return their loan(s) due to library closure, can return their loan(s) by 20 January 2020 and there will be no overdue fines.
JULAC Card Access is suspended until further notice
Automatic-renewal:Except for items that have been requested, all loans...
22/11/2019 to 06/01/2020
The Library provides a rich collection of e-resources and offers a range of services to support your remote learning and assessment activities.
Access E-Resources Remotely
Most of the Library’s e-resources can be accessed anytime and anywhere by simply entering your CUHK Login. Two methods are:Easy Access to e-resources Access to e-resources via VPN
For details, please refer to Off-Campus Access to E-Resources .
Make Use of Library Materials
The Library has rich resources for your assignment or assessment preparation.
E-books, E-journals and Databases
You can find all these e-resources via ...
11/11/2019 to 14/11/2019
The Library is co-organising with Centre of Translation Technology in Department of Translation for events to introduce CORPRO, a tool for Chinese text analysis. The workshops and seminar will be conducted by Prof. CHUEH Ho-chia, Associate Professor at Department of Bio-Industry Communication and Development, National Taiwan University, who developed CORPRO originally for her research but opens freely for use. Welcome users who are interested to know more about Chinese texts analysis to join.
(Details in Chinese.)
講者: 闕河嘉教授 (國立台灣大學生物產業傳播暨發展學系副教授)
06/11/2019 to 11/11/2019
MakerSpace Series: Introduction to the 3D Printer, UP Mini 2
This briefing session will introduce UP Mini 2, one of the 3D printers in the MakerSpace. This 3D printer operates on a self-service basis. Come and try to print out your 3D models.
Two identical sessions:
Date & Time:6 Nov (Wed) 12:00-12:45 p.m. 11 Nov (Mon) 2:30-3:15 p.m.
Venue: MakerSpace, Learning Garden, LG/F University Library
Medium of Instruction: Cantonese, but will change to English when there is any student who does not know Cantonese.
Registration: Complete the...
05/11/2019 to 07/11/2019
Date: 6 November 2019 (Wednesday)
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Location: G/F University Library (The area near the entrance of the New Extension)
All CUHK members aged 16 – 66, weighed over 41 kilograms and proved healthy are welcome to join with your HKID Card.
For more information about the CUHK Blood Donation Campaign 2019, please visit: https://www.cpr.cuhk.edu.hk/en/events_detail.php?1=1&1=1&id=26132
04/11/2019 to 06/12/2019
Artist: Li Po Man, Bobo
Date: 4 - 15 November, 2019 (Extended to 6 December 2019)
Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
"漸 (zim6)" with the meaning of gradually, step by step, a little by little, such as life and artwork creation are the span of cumulative process. As Feng Zikai mentioned in his article "漸 (zim6)", the essence of gradually process is time. Time, we are not able to grasp it. We always struggle in the past, get lost in the future and tangle in the reality. Mr. Feng tried to further construe the word of “gradually” with a metaphor. When we read books in the dusk, even the environment becomes darker and darker, our eyesight will finally get used to read under this unfavourable situation and we may forget about...
04/11/2019 to 13/11/2019
MakerSpace Series: Introduction to the Creative Media Studio [Re-Run]
Thank you for attending the briefing sessions conducted in October 2019. We have received positive feedback and will be organizing two more sessions in November 2019. Please feel free to join. The briefing session will demonstrate the use of equipment and facilities in the Creative Media Studio to enable you to easily create your own video content.
Two identical sessions:
Date & Time:
• 4 Nov (Mon) 12:00-12:30 p.m.
• 13 Nov (Wed) 2:30-3:00 p.m.
Venue : MakerSpace, Learning Garden, LG/F University Library
Medium of Instruction : Cantonese, but will change to English when there is any student who does not know Cantonese.
Registration : Complete the...
22/10/2019 to 07/11/2019
MakerSpace Series: Virtual Reality (VR) Experience Sessions
The Library has acquired the following VR Head-Mounted Display (HMD). You can join the experience session and try out the devices.HTC Focus Plus HTC Vive pro Oculus Quest
Four identical sessions:
Date & Time:29 Oct (Tue) 1:00-2:00 p . m . 31 Oct (Thu) 2: 3 0-3: 3 0 p .m. FULL 5 Nov (Tue) 1:00-2:00 p . m . FULL 7 Nov (Thu) 2: 3 0-3: 3 0 p .m. FULL
Venue: MakerSpace, Learning Garden, LG/F, University Library
Medium of Instruction: Cantonese, but will change to English when there is any student who does not know Cantonese....
14/10/2019 to 01/11/2019
Date: 14 October – 1 November 2019
Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
Over the years, the Chinese University of Hong Kong Library has acquired very finely reproduced artworks made by specialists including the Nigensha Publishing Co. Ltd. in Japan and kept in the New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library. The Collection consists of calligraphy and paintings reproduced from the Tang to the Qing Dynasty. The originals of these artworks are housed in different museums such as National Palace Museum, Taipei, Shanghai Museum, and British Museum. The artwork reproduction requires a high standard of professional and specialized skills.
This art works display showcases the landscape paintings of the Yuan Dynasty. All are welcome during the Library’s...
14/10/2019 to 24/10/2019露港秋唱 ──嶺南詩詞吟誦薪傳工作坊 / 古典詩詞吟 誦 雅會 2019
香 港 中文大學中文系中國古典詩學研究中心、香 港 中文大學圖 書館 曾於 2018 年 9 月合辦「露港秋唱」古典詩詞吟 誦 雅會，邀請海內外詩詞名家作手，雅集於吐露港旁之中文大學圖 書館 ，吟 誦 詩文，交流心得。
2019 年 10 月 24 日 ( 下午二時半 ) ，中文大學將繼續舉辦「露港秋唱」吟 誦 雅會。本次雅會共兩部分：一、「 嶺南詩詞吟誦薪傳工作坊」，邀請嘉賓對談嶺南詩詞創作與吟 誦 之經 驗 ；二、「古典詩詞吟 誦 雅會 2019 」，邀請詩家吟誦前賢或個人詩詞大作。
查詢電話: 3943 7124
14/10/2019 to 14/11/2019“If everything is money-oriented, I will tell you that there will be no fibre optic technology achievements today.” ~Professor Charles Kao
It has been a year since the passing of Professor Sir Charles Kao, former Vice-Chancellor of CUHK and Nobel Prize Laureate. In memory of the “Father of Fibre Optics”, the Charles K. Kao Foundation for Alzheimer’s Disease has organised a roving exhibition “Remembering Charles” to highlight Professor Kao’s lifetime achievements and outstanding contribution, and showcase his artwork produced during his treatment by art therapy from 2013 to 2018. University Library is the last stop of the exhibition. Details as follows:
Date: 2.10.2019 - 14.11.2019
11/10/2019 to 28/10/2019
Do you want to make your research known to the research community and to the public?
The following talk organized by the Library is to provide you with information and tips on writing and publishing with international journals and books. The Library is pleased to invite The Chinese University of Hong Kong Press to conduct the talk. CUHK researchers and postgraduate students are all welcome to join.
Author Strategies for Successful Academic Publishing: Journal Articles and Book Manuscripts
28 Oct (Mon) 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Topics:For Journal Articles How to build a personal publishing strategy How to find the right journal and make a submission stand out How the peer review process works How to communicate with the journal...
09/10/2019 to 31/10/2019
Staff of HSBC Asia Pacific Archives will offer a talk for all staff and students on 31 st October, 2019.
About the talk: The HSBC archives reflect the colorful and eventful history of HSBC and provide a fantastic resource for education and research. The Hong Kong specific archives are not just related to the bank, but also connected to many community shared narratives about Hong Kong’s development, economy and society in general. This long and rich heritage is captured in the form of paper records, currency, artwork, and objects, and provides a firm bedrock of research material for a wide range or research topics. Staff members from the HSBC Asia Pacific Archives will give a sharing session on ‘Research at the HSBC...
08/10/2019 to 16/10/2019
The Library will organise the following workshops on Digital and Maker Skills in October 2019 to enhance your digital knowledge. All CUHK students and staff are welcome to join.
Guest speaker: Prof. Bernard SUEN
Workshop1: Introduction to Web Publishing for Non-programmerHost your website for Free on Github Use Airtable for data management, analysis and tracking Display data query results in Calendar, Kanban, Gallery and Form views Sharing Airtable data and views with others Master Bootstrap web templates and Pingendo 2 for web design and publishing Chart your data with Data-wrapper Set up Google Analytics for website tracking Analyse site traffic to study audience, acquisition, behaviour and conversion
Date: 9 Oct 2019 (Wed)
Time: 9:00 a.m...