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  • 01/08/2019 to 31/08/2019

    We are now in the process of updating Library PCs with the following highlights :

    Mendeley added MATLAB added Windows updated with latest patches Microsoft Office suite updated to latest version Adobe Creative Cloud updated to version 2019 ( Adobe ID is required to use Adobe Creative Cloud products )
    Remark : Adobe Creative Cloud (includes Acrobat Pro, Photoshop, Illustrator and etc) is installed in the following computers:
    - All notebooks in User Education Room 2, University Library
    - Multimedia PCs and Multimedia iMac at Learning Garden, LG/F University Library

    Please follow the on-screen instructions to login PCs. For Alumni Library users and other Library users, please follow the instructions on...

  • 19/07/2019 to 24/07/2019

    The air conditioning repairs untaken in the Law Library TKP 3/F has been extended to July 24 2019. During this time, the whole of TKP 3/F collection and Group Study Rooms 7 & 8 will be inaccessible. For 3/F book retrieval requests, please fill in the Online Retrieval Form . We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience caused and please contact our staff for any assistance on 3943 8641.

  • 15/07/2019 to 26/07/2019

    Artists: Fong Sui Ting and Yau Po Yi
    Date: 15 - 26 July 2019
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Statement: With the current national crises, artists’ works require self-censorship. Freedom of creation is restricted. We have nothing to say.
    Joint Display of Fong Sui Ting and Yau Po Yi: Do you have anything to say?
    Art Work:

  • 02/07/2019 to 12/07/2019

    Artist: Hon, Ngan Ting Rebecca
    Date: 2 – 12 July 2019
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    “Have things by their motions, while themselves destitute of enjoyment, only to minister to souls as mere stimuli to this mental life” (Hermann Lotze, 1817-1881) .
    Panpsychism, is the doctrine or belief that everything material, however small, has an element of individual consciousness. No matter human, animals, plants, even inanimate, also have psychological being.
    The mixing effects of ink and water on Chinese rice paper always unique and unrepeatable. Does that nature movement represents all reality has some level of consciousness, even ink and water?

    Rebecca, Hon Ngan Ting is a Hong Kong artist that was born in 80s. Rebecca is...

  • 02/07/2019 to 01/10/2019

    Good news! Starting from 1 July 2019, library users can return books borrowed via HKALL to the service counter of any of the CUHK Library. To find out more about the HKALL service, please visit the webpage: .

  • 25/06/2019 to 25/07/2019

    Please be informed that the University has introduced a new arrangement to protect your CUHK alumni account. According to University's password policy, CUHK alumni are required to have a one-off change of password if you have not changed your password after 31 January 2019.

    An email alert dated 15 April 2019 was sent by Alumni Affairs Office to all affected alumni. For those alumni who have not yet changed your password, please change your password on or before 30 June 2019 :

    Click Creating or Resetting Your Password on MyCUHK login page ( ) OR Click Change Password in MyCUHK

    If the password remains unchanged after 30 June 2019, you will not be able to login Library services (e.g. LibrarySearch and...

  • 25/05/2019 to 23/06/2019

    Artists: CUHK Fine Art Students
    Date: 25 May - 23 June, 2019
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Art of CUHK 2019
    Art Works:
    Art of CUHK 2019
    Art of CUHK 2019
    More photos are available in New Asia College Library Exhibitions LibGuides ....

  • 14/05/2019 to 15/06/2019

    Research Poster Exhibition 2019 -- 8–30 May & 11–15 June

    The Exhibition is for CUHK postgraduate students to showcase their research work in the form of posters. This event is co-organized by the CUHK Library, the Graduate School and the Independent Learning Centre. CUHK students and staff are all welcome to visit the Exhibition, and attend the oral presentation and prize presentation ceremony .

    List of Participants: Click here to view. ...

  • 08/05/2019 to 26/09/2019

    Paper-cutting is one of the oldest and most popular folk arts in China. Born in Huazhou, Guangdong in 1932, Chen Qiuying is a renowned Chinese paper-cutting artist. He has been making paper-cuts since he retired in 1993. When he was young, he joined the army and lived in border areas of Yunnan for many years. By drawing inspiration from life and culture of ethnic groups, he has created a unique artistic style. Many of his works reflect the traditions and life styles of the minority ethnic groups in China. Over the years he won many prizes in China and his paper-cut artworks are collected by the Guangzhou Art Museum. In 2018, he generously donated over 300 pieces of paper-cut artworks to the Chinese University of Hong Kong Library. This exhibition showcases over 100 pieces of work...

  • 08/05/2019 to 15/06/2019

    Research Poster Exhibition -- May to June 2019

    Schedule | Key Dates for Entry | Poster Guidelines | Poster Abstract Submission Form

    The Exhibition is for CUHK postgraduate students to showcase their research work in the form of posters. This event is co-organized by the CUHK Library, the Graduate School and the Independent Learning Centre. CUHK postgraduate students are all welcome to participate in the Exhibition .

    CUHK students and staff are all welcome to visit the Exhibition, and attend the oral presentation and prize presentation ceremony .


    to facilitate postgraduate students to present their own research to the broader university...
  • 06/05/2019 to 17/05/2019

    Artist: Wong Ting Tao
    Date: 6 - 17 May, 2019
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Statement: I am making a bowl of soup. Would you come and taste a bit?
    Artist Statement:
    WongTing-tao, born in 1997, currently majoring in Fine Arts in the Chinese University of Hong Kong. She is expected to graduate in the coming year. Her works focus on painting, drawing, and installation with concerns on relationship and distance between life and art.
    Happy, Sour, Spicy Noodles
    Art Works:

  • 18/04/2019 to 11/05/2019

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

    SmilePlan 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. On top of the 24-hour study facilities, the Library has also implemented the following special arrangements during the examination period.

    University Library:

    The Learning Garden is open 24 hours. The Ground Floor of the UL New Extension is open 24 hours and designated as a silent study zone at night. (8 April – 10 May, 2019)

    Chung Chi College Elizabeth Luce Moore Library:

    is open to 2 a.m. (15 April - 10 May...
  • 16/04/2019 to 15/05/2019

    The Library is pleased to arrange a peer review workshop for young researchers. A representative from Publons (part of Clarivate Analytics) will conduct the workshop. CUHK Ph.D. students, postdoctoral fellows, and research fellows are welcome to participate.

    Publons Workshop – Peer Review 101

    The objective of the workshop is to help researchers enhance the quality of manuscripts, and advance their career by improving their writing skills and making connections with journal editors.

    This workshop will cover:

    Introducing Publons Academy Peer Review & publishing Providing feedback Peer review ethics Structuring reviews Peer review exercise

    Date: 15 May 2019 (Wed)
    Time: 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m...

  • 10/04/2019 to 12/05/2019

    From 9:30 p.m., April 10, 2019 to 1:30 p.m., May 12, 2019, New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library will open its Late Reading Room on the lower ground floor of the Library building 24 hours daily during the examination period.

    During this period, the University Security Unit will have officers patrolling the area at night to ensure the safety of the users and the good order of the Room.

    Late Reading Room of New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library Open 24 Hours during Examination Period...

  • 04/04/2019 to 11/05/2019

    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 4 April at 9:30 p.m. to 11 May 2019 at 9:00 a.m., inclusive. The Late Reading Rooms of Chung Chi College Library and New Asia College Library during that period will not be opened to other library card holders and we apologize for any inconvenience caused.

    The Late Reading Room of Chung Chi College


  • 15/03/2019 to 31/05/2019

    Date: 19 March - 31 May, 2019
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library

    第七屆全球華文青年文學獎 余光中教授藏品及評判書展

    第七屆全球華文青年文學獎 余光中教授藏品及評判書展
    Books and Manuscripts:
    第七屆全球華文青年文學獎 余光中教授藏品及評判書展

  • 13/03/2019 to 13/04/2019

    Visiting Historical Sites of Japanese Occupation
    A tour of St. Stephen’s College and Stanley Military Cemetery, guided by Mr. Wani Yukio and Ms. Lavender Cheung

    St. Stephen’s College was turned into an emergency military hospital in 1941 and became an internment camp durung the Japanese occupation. Situated next to the college, the Stanley Military Cemetery was opened for the burial of those who were executed by the Japanese or who died while prisoners of war, including members of the Hong Kong Volunteer Defence Corps and British Army Aid Group. Mr. Wani Yukio will provide a two-hours guided tour of St. Stephen’s College the Heritage Trail and the Stanley Military Cemetery.

    Date: 12 April 2019 (Friday) (FULL)
    Time: 3:00 – 5:00 pm
    Meeting Point...

  • 13/03/2019 to 12/04/2019

    Donation Ceremony of Japanese Military Currency Court Case Historical Information cum Public Lecture "An Endless Tunnel: The Court Battle on Japanese Military Yen Reparation"

    Date: 11 April 2019 (Thursday)
    Time: 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
    Venue: Digital Scholarship Lab, G/F, University Library

    Public Lecture "An Endless Tunnel: The Court Battle on Japanese Military Yen Reparation"

    Speaker: Mr. Wani Yukio
    An independent journalist who writes on history.

    Interpreter: Ms. Lavender Cheung
    Director of Communications and Public Relations, The Chinese University of Hong Kong.

    Language: Japanese with Cantonese translation


  • 13/03/2019 to 30/04/2019

    Artists: Students of Divinity School of Chung Chi College
    Date: 13 March - 30 April, 2019
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    In the academy, we assume that I as a subject is distant and excluded from the marginalized other. The social constructed other sometimes is stigmatized and labeled by religions. Locating at the centre, I still have a dynamic relationship with the other, which is marginalized at the border. Suggested by post-structural and post-modern theories, both I-subject and the Other-object are in-process and destabilizing.
    This exhibition of “God, I, and the Other” display a theological reflection of a group of Divinity School of Chung Chi College students studying Theology and Feminism. Their artworks reflect their...

  • 07/03/2019 to 22/03/2019

    Short talk by academic staff
    Presentations on research
    Exchange ideas among postgraduates
    Enhancing presentation skills from feedback…

    The fourteenth Research Café organized by the Library will be held on 22 Mar. The theme is Energy . The Café is consist of a short talk on “Why Earth System Science?” by Prof. TAM Chi Yung Francis , Assistant Professor of the Earth System Science Programme, and Research Fellow of the Institute of Environment, Energy and Sustainability, and followed by three presentations on research by Ph.D. graduate Dr. Man Kei TAM , and two Ph.D. candidates Mr. Haoxiang WEI and Ms. Xiaohan GONG , across disciplines. Dr. Karl Holm of The Independent Learning Centre (ILC) will...