News & Events

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E.g., 15/11/2019
  • 04/10/2019

    The Legal Resources Centre will close at 4 pm today (4 October) and will also be closed tomorrow 5 October 2019.

  • 04/10/2019 to 01/11/2019

    Dear CUHK staff and students, please note the following announcement from ITSC which will affect your access to Library services. According to OnePass (CWEM) Password Policy, OnePass (CWEM) Password must be changed regularly.

    If you have not changed your OnePass password since Jul 1, 2019, please change your password before it expires on Oct 8. If you need to use a Library computer but your password has already expired, please make use of the visitor's PCs ( https://www.lib.cuhk.edu.hk/en/use/facilities/computer ).

    OnePass Password Expiry Date

    The Coming Expiry Date of OnePass (CWEM) Password: Oct 8, 2019

    This expiry date applies to all CUHK staff and students , unless you have changed...

  • 02/10/2019 to 04/11/2019

    Date: 2 October – 4 November 2019
    Venue: G/F, New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Exhibits: Books and articles
    Poster:
    Exhibition of Publications by Professor Yang Rur-bin, Distinguished Scholar of the New Asia Lectures on Confucianism 2019
    Image:
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  • 01/10/2019 to 07/10/2019

    University Library

    1 Oct 2019 Closed 7 Oct 2019 Closed

    Learning Garden

    Open 24/7 during semesters for CUHK staff and students only

    Chung Chi Library

    1 Oct 2019 Closed 7 Oct 2019 Closed

    New Asia Library

    1 Oct 2019 Closed 7 Oct 2019 Closed

    United College Library

    1 Oct 2019 Closed 7 Oct 2019 Closed L/G Floor Open 24/7 for CUHK staff and students only

    Law Library

    1 Oct 2019 Closed 7 Oct 2019 Closed Legal Resources Centre 1 Oct 2019 Closed 7 Oct 2019 Closed

    Architecture Library

    Open 24/7 for School of Architecture staff and students only Staffed services 1 Oct 2019 No Services 7 Oct 2019 No Services

    Medical Library

    Open 24/7 Staffed services / Book stacks 1 Oct 2019 No Services 7 Oct 2019 No Services

    Learning Commons...

  • 30/09/2019 to 11/10/2019

    Artist: Chan Chun Hin
    Date: 30 September – 11 October, 2019
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Statement:
    Lotus seeds are able to alleviate tension, restore mental wellness, and tackle insomnia. Yet, I could not fall asleep even after bowls of sweet lotus seed soup. No amount of lotus seeds can cease the thoughts about tomorrow in the middle of the night.
    Poster:
    Artworks Display of Chan Chun Hin: Night, night
    Art Works:
    ...

  • 30/09/2019 to 30/10/2019

    Venue: G/F, United College Wu Chung Library
    Exhibits: Books and articles
    Poster:
    Exhibition of Publication by Professor Stephen Figlewski of United College Distinguished Visiting Scholar
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  • 27/09/2019 to 15/10/2019

    Introduction to the Creative Media Production Studio

    This briefing session will demonstrate the use of equipment and facilities in the Creative Media Production Studio to enable you to easily create your own video content.

    Three identical sessions:
    Date & Time :
    3 Oct (Thu) 12:30-1:00 p.m.
    9 Oct (Wed) 2:30-3:00 p.m.
    15 Oct (Tue) 12:30-1:00 p.m.

    Venue: MakerSpace, Learning Garden, LG/F University Library

    Language: Cantonese, but will change to English when there is any student who does not know Cantonese.

    Registration: Click here

    Enquiries: email to liblc@lib.cuhk.edu.hk

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  • 27/09/2019 to 13/10/2019

    “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 October | 15:00 - 22:00 | 3-14...

  • 26/09/2019 to 30/10/2019

    All CUHK undergraduate students are welcome to attend the following library workshops. Postgraduate students are also welcome to attend if they wish. If you have the Digital Literacy Card that the Library sent out earlier in September, attending the following sessions can be counted towards the Digital Literacy Certificate Course.

    Students, in groups of ten or more, can request library courses to suit their information needs and schedules.

    Program A: Develop an Effective Search Strategy for Your Assignment
    This workshop covers the following to help you to:

    Understand your reading lists, the difference between primary and secondary sources Expand the range of your search terms by using similar concepts and synonyms Use advanced search techniques such as...
  • 26/09/2019 to 04/10/2019

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

    The 15th Research Café organized by the Library will be held on 4 Oct. The theme is Public Policy . The Café is consist of a short talk on “Solar Energy Development in China and Japan” by Prof. XU Yuan of Dept. of Geography and Resource Management, and Institute of Environment, Energy and Sustainability, and followed by two presentations on research by Ph.D. student Daichi Ishii and Ph.D. candidate Jun LI across disciplines. Dr. Karl Holm of The Independent Learning Centre (ILC) will provide feedback on student presentation skills. We are very honoured that Prof. Xu...

  • 25/09/2019 to 04/12/2019

    The Library is pleased to offer the following workshops for staff and postgraduate students to use NVivo to conduct research analysis in Oct and Dec 2019. CUHK staff and postgraduate students are all welcome to join.

    NVivo 12: A Tool for Data Coding and Conceptual Building

    The foundation workshop on NVivo 12 will introduce key features for researchers conducting qualitative research. You will learn importing files, organizing files in folders, approaches in coding (theories in use or grounded theory), and coding techniques and strategies. Participants will learn the process of coding while building an understanding how evidence can be gathered from the cyclical circle for confirming the existing conceptual framework or building a new model for further analysis....

  • 25/09/2019 to 15/10/2019

    The Library is pleased to offer the following scientific writing workshops co-organized with The Independent Learning Centre (ILC) for postgraduate students. All postgraduates are welcome to join .

    Successful Writing in the Life Sciences: Preparing Your Data Presentation Skills - Designing Effective Figures and Tables

    Students will learn how to present scientific information in their thesis, research publications and conference presentations. Topics to be covered include the preparation of line illustrations, photomicrographs, graphs (i.e., figures), and tables.

    Date : 10 Oct 2019 (Thu)
    Time : 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
    Registration : Click here to register...

  • 20/09/2019 to 01/02/2020

    Lecture Recital

    Secret Within the Qin: Rediscovering the History and Sound of an Instrument of Rulan Chao Pian
    Speaker: Dr. TSE Chun Yan
    Date: 2019.11.22 (Fri)
    Time: 8:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
    Venue: Lee Hysan Concert Hall, Esther Lee Building, Chung Chi College, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Registration: https://www.lib.cuhk.edu.hk/en/node/2274

    Workshops

    The Professor Rulan Chao Pian I Have Known (in English) (Cancelled)
    Speaker: Professor Samuel M. WU
    Professor of Ophthalmology, Neuroscience, and Molecular Physiology and Biophysics,
    Baylor College of Medicine
    Date: 2019.11.12 (Tue)
    Time: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    Venue: Digital...

  • 19/09/2019 to 23/11/2019

    Registration: Click here to register ...

  • 15/09/2019 to 25/10/2019

    Capturing readers’ interest and communicating the significance of your research effectively can be challenging tasks. Do you want to enhance your writing skills in doing so?

    Co-organized with The Independent Learning Centre (ILC), the Library is pleased to offer discussion workshops for research postgraduate students on thesis writing (in Chinese) , thesis introduction (in English) and thesis abstract (in English) in October 2019.

    Structuring a Thesis Introduction: How to Get Readers Hooked at the Beginning

    22 Oct (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

    In this workshop, you will be introduced to steps for capturing your readers’ interest in your research topic, appreciating the significance of your research and understanding your research...

  • 13/09/2019 to 14/09/2019

    University Library

    13 September 2019 8:20 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. 14 September 2019 Closed Learning Garden Open 24/7 during semesters for CUHK staff and students only

    Chung Chi Library

    13 September 2019 8:20 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. 14 September 2019 Closed

    New Asia Library

    13 September 2019 8:20 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. 14 September 2019 Closed

    United College Library

    13 September 2019 8:20 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. 14 September 2019 Closed L/G Floor Open 24/7 for CUHK staff and students only

    Law Library

    13 September 2019 8:20 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. 14 September 2019 Closed Legal Resources Centre 13 September 2019 8:45 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. 14 September 2019 Closed

    Architecture Library

    Open 24/7 for School of Architecture staff and students only Opening hours

    7:30 a.m. to 10...

  • 06/09/2019 to 30/09/2019

    In response to the changing needs for learning, teaching and research, and with an aim to create spaces that are technology-rich and vibrant, Chung Chi College Library has successfully completed its renovation projects during the summer period. We are thankful to all users for their patience and understanding during the renovations. For renovation updates, click on Chung Chi College Library .

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  • 02/09/2019 to 27/09/2019

    Date: 2 - 27 September, 2019
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Statement: In search of a balance between hardness and softness, two artists come together composing a duet.
    Poster:
    Joint Display of Sat Chi Ching and Chek Hin Man – Duet

    Art Works:

    Joint Display of Sat Chi Ching and Chek Hin Man – Duet

    ...

  • 30/08/2019 to 08/09/2019

    The Learning Garden has been closed during the summer for refurbishment and renovations. It will open on 3 September 2019 (Tuesday). To complete refurbishment works, the opening hours of the Learning Garden will be the same as the University Library from 3 to 8 September 2019.

    For 24-hour study facilities, the Learning Commons at the Wu Ho Man Yuen (WMY) Building is open for all CUHK students and staff. Please contact us by phone 3943 9730 or by email liblc@lib.cuhk.edu.hk for enquiries.

    Date

    Opening Hours

    2 September 2019 (Mon)

    Closed

    3 September 2019 (Tue)

    8:20 am to 10:00 pm

    4 September 2019 (Wed)

    8:20 am to 10:00 pm

    5 September 2019 (Thu)

    8...

  • 30/08/2019 to 06/11/2019
    The Library will have workshops on introducing digital scholarship and related tools to arouse the interest in applying new digital tools on research. Welcome CUHK academics, researchers and postgraduate students to join.

    Using Facilities in Digital Scholarship Lab

    This briefing session will demonstrate the use of equipment and facilities in the Digital Scholarship Lab and to introduce the software and tools available from the workstations to enable you to conduct digital scholarship research at the Lab at ease.

    12 Sep (Thu) 3:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Click to register

    Data Cleaning with OpenRefine (Hands-on)

    OpenRefine is a tool for cleaning messy...

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