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  • 06/04/2018 to 12/05/2018

    Top Tips for the Upcoming Exams

    The final examinations will begin soon! Below are some tips to help you prepare.

    1. Plan Your Study Time

    Make your study schedule practical, flexible and realistic. Your Library provides over 4,000 seats for your quiet study during the daytime. The Library has also implemented the following special arrangements.

    The Chung Chi Elizabeth Moore Library is open to 2 am. (16 Apr – 11 May)

    Its Late Reading Room opens as follows,

    Monday to Friday: 9:30 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. (next day) Saturday to Sunday: 6:30 pm (Sat) - 9:00 am (the following Mon)

    Late Reading Rooms in New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library and United College Wu...

  • 03/04/2018 to 12/05/2018

    Due to the increased demand for students’ study spaces during the revision and examination period, access of the late reading rooms will be restricted to CU Link holders only between the period on 3 April at 9:30pm to 12 May 2018 at 9:00am, inclusive. The late reading rooms (Chung Chi, New Asia and United College Late Reading Rooms) during that period will not be opened to other library card holders and we apologize for any inconvenience caused.

    CCL Late Reading Room
    NAL Late Reading Room

  • 02/04/2018 to 25/04/2018

    The Library is delighted to organize the eleventh Research Café with a special roundtable talk by Prof. Leo LEE, Prof. PENG Hsiao-yen and Prof. WANG Daw-hwan on 25 Apr. The theme is “ Western Thoughts in Late Qing Dynasty and Early Republic of China: Evolutionism, Enlightenment Rationality and Sentiment-only Philosophy ”. Postgraduates, academics and researchers are all welcome to attend !

    Date: 25 Apr 2018 (Wed)
    Time: 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
    Venue: Digital Scholarship Lab, G/F, University Library


    LEE Ou Fan Leo
    Sin Wai Kin Professor of Chinese Culture, CUHK PENG Hsiao-yen
    Research Fellow, Institute of Chinese Literature and Philosophy,...
  • 30/03/2018 to 05/04/2018

    University Library

    30 March 2018 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 31 March 2018 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 1 April 2018 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. 2 April 2018 Closed 5 April 2018 Closed

    Learning Garden

    30 – 31 March 2018 Open 24/7 for CUHK staff and students only 1 – 2 April 2018 Open 24/7 for CUHK staff and students only 5 April 2018 Open 24/7 for CUHK staff and students only

    Chung Chi Library

    Opening hours 30 March 2018 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 31 March 2018 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 1 April 2018 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. 2 April 2018 Closed 5 April 2018 Closed

    New Asia Library

    30 March 2018 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 31 March 2018 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 1 April 2018 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. 2 April 2018 Closed 5 April 2018 Closed

    United College Library

    30 March 2018 9:00 a.m. – 5...
  • 29/03/2018 to 29/05/2018

    The Cultural Revolution in Images: Caricature-Posters from Guangzhou 1966-1977 漫畫中的文化大革命:廣州的諷刺宣傳畫 1966-1977

    The Library is proud to partner with Dr. Laura Pozzi , Lecturer of the Centre for China Studies , to launch this new digital collection, “ The Cultural Revolution in Images: Caricature-Posters from Guangzhou...

  • 28/03/2018 to 31/08/2018

    With the aim to create boutique humanities-based libraries on the upper campus, United College Wu Chung Multimedia Library (UCL) will be refurbished this summer. The entire UCL building will be a construction site during the renovation period. For health and safety reasons, UCL will be closed for the building works after the university examination on 13 th May 2018 until the end of August 2018.

    During the renovation period, DVD, VCD and Local TV Programme Collections in UCL will be relocated according to the subject designation of individual item to CUHK Libraries. The entire Microform Collection will be relocated from UCL to the University Library. More than forty thousand volumes of Major Chinese Monograph Series Collection (AC Class...

  • 28/03/2018 to 30/04/2018

    Exhibition on Campus-wide Respect Awareness Campaign
    Date: March 28 – April 30, 2018
    Venue: Learning Garden, University Library, CUHK

  • 27/03/2018 to 30/07/2018

    Professor Yao Ke (1905-1991) was an important playwright in Modern Chinese Drama history. He devoted himself to incorporating elements for the traditional Chinese stage into modern drama and film. His history play Sorrows of the Forbidden City (清宫秘史), which premiered in Shanghai in 1941, ran for more than a hundred performance. In 1948 he moved to Hong Kong and resumed his interests in writing historical dramas, among which Xi Shi (西施) and Qin Shi Huang (秦始皇) are still remembered today. Professor Yao later ventured to write on modern themes; for example, his play Abyss (陋巷) depicted urban slums and drug addiction in Kowloon City. By constantly organizing activities with other playwrights like Hsiung Shih-I (1902-1991) for the Chinese Drama Group of the Sino-British Club of Hong Kong...

  • 19/03/2018 to 31/08/2018

    The Chinese University of Hong Kong Library is pleased to announce a new publication on its special collection " The Brushmarks of Friendship: Poetry and Calligraphy Treasures in Tribute to Lin Bicheng " ( Call number: NK3634.A2 P295 2018 ) edited by Ms. Y.W. Chau. The book, released in March 2018 by Chinese University Press, is published as the University Library Series No.8 .

    Following is a brief introduction:

    This book is published as volume VIII of The Chinese University of Hong Kong’s University Library Series that carries a Lingnan focus. It compiles, transcribes and annotates over 300 pages of...

  • 19/03/2018 to 24/03/2018

    The Chinese University of Hong Kong Library would like to invite 2nd year undergraduate students to take part in our Student Information Behavior Study.

    It will be held in various sessions on weekdays from March 19 - 23 in the Multi-purpose Room on the 1/F of University Library. Students who complete a 45 mins. online assessment will receive a $50 supermarket coupon .

    Seats are limited. Shortlisted participants will be contacted via email on the exact date and time for the study. Students who are interested to participate please go to the following website for registration:

    Please send email to...

  • 15/03/2018 to 23/06/2018


    主持:崔文東教授 (香港中文大學中國語言及文學系)
    日期:2018年3月23日 (星期五)
    時間:下午5:00 - 7:00

    時間:下午2:00 - 4:00



  • 14/03/2018 to 30/04/2018

    Artists: The Divinity School of Chung Chi College students
    Date: 14 March - 30 April 2018
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Exhibition Statement:
    Self and Gender awareness in our life journey is a long discovery process. Some relates to our childhood development and some turns to our future adulthood achievement. Some can be traced from structural constraints including religious aspect. During a course of “Gender and Ministry,” a group of divinity school students through an art workshop made their self-formation picture books to connect with their inner selves.

  • 13/03/2018 to 24/03/2018

    The Library is pleased to collaborate with Center for Entrepreneurship in arranging a series of workshops - Innovation Skills Workshops: Applying Digital Tools in Telling Stories with DATA from March to October 2018. The series consists of 3 workshops well-structured for equipping participants with the skills to combine computational methods with narrative approaches using data to develop web applications for scholarly and creative works. Popular digital tools like Python will be covered. Each workshop consists of 9 hours with theories and practices, starting on Friday night and end on Saturday afternoon :

    Workshop 1: Design Thinking Meets Computational Thinking - Digital Literacy in...
  • 08/03/2018 to 26/03/2018

    Are you a professor or student who's curious about new software in the analytics industry?

    Join our Tableau Hands-on workshop to learn what you can benefit from Tableau and we will show you step-by-step on how you can analyse data with Tableau. During this workshop, you will learn how to create an interactive dashboard from scratch and see how you can quickly visualise data and share insight with Tableau.

    Introduction to Visual Analytics Tableau Hands-on Workshop Connecting to data Creating your first visualisation Analysing data with different visualisation type (E.g. Map, Time-series and Trend) Creating interactive dashboard Sharing and publishing your dashboard Tableau Academic Program

    Mr. Bobby WU, Tableau Consultant
    Ms. KJ KIM, Tableau...

  • 06/03/2018 to 30/08/2018

    CUHK Golden Jubilee Celestial Civilian Scholarship on Hong Kong Literature 2017/18

    CUHK Golden Jubilee Celestial Civilian Scholarship on Hong Kong Literature 2017/18 is now inviting applications from full-time CUHK students taking undergraduate or research postgraduate programmes. There will be two scholarships of HK$10,000 each. Applicants must submit a research paper / thesis / dissertation, written in either English or Chinese, on Hong Kong literature and related fields; and submit a statement of 500-800 words, written in either English or Chinese, on how they made use of the Hong Kong Literature Collection for their research paper / thesis / dissertation.

    The deadline for...

  • 02/03/2018 to 05/03/2018

    Owing to the temporary suspension of electricity supply, Learning Commons (WMY) will be closed from 3 March 2018 (Saturday) 7:00 pm to 5 March 2018 (Monday) 10:00 am.

    We apologize for any inconvenience caused.

  • 01/03/2018 to 30/04/2018

    Featured Display


    1 March - 30 April 2018


    Audio-visual area, G/F, United College Wu Chung Multimedia...

  • 01/03/2018 to 01/04/2018

    To meet the demand for access to resources, the Library is pleased to announce that the initial and maximum loan periods of bound journals have now been increased. For details, please refer to the following library webpage.

    Loan period and borrowing quota Hold quota​

    Please note that Library users have the responsibility to keep track of their circulation activities including the due date of borrowed items in their “...

  • 01/03/2018 to 30/04/2018

    New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library will introduce one major modern Chinese author every two months. The author highlighted in March and April is Liu Bannong. A brief biography together with selected editions of his major works are introduced as below:

    Author: Liu Bannong (Chinese only)
    Date: 1 March – 30 April, 2018

    Biography Creative Writings: A Review Research Studies: A Review...
  • 26/02/2018 to 09/03/2018

    Artist: Wong Lai Hung, Shirley
    Date: 26 February – 9 March 2018
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Exhibition Statement:
    Having barbeque under the cherry blossom was a cute picture, there was an interesting meeting of the elegant cherry blossom and the rugged barbeque smoke.
    Sakura and BBQ Pork -- Exhibition of Shirley Wong
    Sakura and BBQ Pork -- Exhibition of Shirley Wong