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  • 09/01/2017 to 15/02/2017

    Do you want to capture your readers’ interest in the research topic of your thesis and communicate its significance and key ideas effectively?

    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 Feb 2017.

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

    9 Feb 2017 (Thu) 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 purpose. Specific language...

  • 05/01/2017 to 19/01/2017

    Do you want to conduct research using NVivo?

    Co-organized with the Centre for Learning Enhancement And Research (CLEAR), the Library is pleased to offer this workshop for staff and postgraduate students to use NVivo to conduct research analysis. CUHK staff and postgraduate students are all welcome to join .

    Researching with NVivo: From Coding to Meaning Making

    This workshop will explore grounded theory through using NVivo. In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn how to conduct text analysis through coding with free nodes, and build themes through linking free nodes to tree nodes using NVivo.

    Date : 19 Jan 2017 (Thu)
    Time : 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Instructor : Dr Paula Hodgson
          Professional Consultant, Centre for......

  • 05/01/2017 to 13/04/2017

    The Library is pleased to organize the following new series of digital scholarship workshops on its methodology, skills and tools for academics, researchers and postgraduate students. Please register now.

    Introducing Digital Scholarship Lab Facilities

    This briefing session demonstrates 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 research at the Lab at ease.

    20 Jan (Fri) 2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Click here to register
    14 Feb (Tue) 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon...

  • 03/01/2017 to 13/01/2017




    日期: 2017年1月3日 至 2017年1月13日
    地點: 新亞圖書館展覽廊
    查詢: 自學中心 3943 8733




  • 01/01/2017 to 28/02/2017

    Featured Display


    January - February 2017


  • 05/12/2016 to 16/12/2016

    Date: December 5-16, 2016
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Artist Statement:
    “A Date with Zalaegerszeg” presenting Noelle’s artworks created in the artist-in-residence programme in Zalaegerszeg, Hungary. Zalaegerszeg is a historical town where located in the western Hungary near the border of Austria and Slovenia.
    Through this exhibition, Noelle presenting her key project “A Date with Him”─ and 2 side projects, “Electrocardiogram-like drawings” and “Cherries painting”. Using mixed mediums to share her life holistically during her stay in Zalaegerszeg.
    A small town only 38sq mi, it has 207 pieces of statue, most of them are traditional ones but there are also some contemporary statues. Statues are famous people from the old days, such as the...

  • 29/11/2016 to 01/03/2017


    本年度「香港中文大學金禧天庶獎學金」的獲獎人從香港文學特藏及香港文學資料庫考掘文獻,完成論文,取得優異的研究成果。本屆研究生得獎者為王家琪小姐,獲獎論文 〈《素葉文學》研究〉 ;本科生得獎者為黃錦鵬先生,獲獎論文 〈讀圖者言——論閱讀《地圖集》之方法〉 。兩篇論文均已上載至 香港文學資料庫香港中文大學金禧天庶獎學金專頁



  • 28/11/2016 to 06/12/2016

    Lecture: Dr. Alfred Kaiming Chiu: A great pioneer of East Asian Librarianship and founding University Librarian of the Chinese University of Hong Kong Library

    Speaker: Prof. Huanwen CHENG

    Librarian, Sun Yat-sen University Libraries

    Date: Thursday, 24 November 2016

    Time: 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm

    Venue: User Education Room 1, University Library, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

    Language: Putonghua


    In 1966 Dr. Alfred Kaiming Chiu (1898 – 1977) became the first University Librarian of The Chinese University of Hong Kong after he retired from Harvard University as the founding Librarian of the Harvard-Yenching Library. During his tenure as the University Librarian he built strong Chinese collections and...

  • 28/11/2016 to 03/01/2017

    The Learning Garden of the University Library will be temporarily closed during Christmas and New Year holidays.

    Date Opening hours 24 Dec (Sat) - Christmas Eve Close at 5:00 p.m. 25 – 27 Dec (Sun – Tue) - Christmas holidays Closed 28 Dec (Wed) Re-open at 9:00 a.m. 31 Dec (Sat) – New Year's Eve Close at 5:00 p.m. 1 Jan (Sun) The first day of January Closed 2 Jan (Mon) – The day following the first day of January Closed 3 Jan (Tue) Re-open at 8:20 a.m.

    Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

  • 28/11/2016 to 07/12/2016

    Do you want your research papers to be published in international journals? This talk organized by the Library aims to help research students and early career researchers understand the publishing process and offers insight into publishing in international journals. The Library is pleased to invite Elsevier, one of the world’s leading publishers of academic journals, to conduct the talk. CUHK researchers and postgraduate students are all welcome to join.

    Successful Publishing in International Journals

    Date : 7 Dec 2016 (Wed)
    Time : 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.


    Understanding scholarly publishing Choosing the most appropriate journal for your work How to prepare your article Publishing ethics Author rights

    Speaker : Dr. Luaine BANDOUNAS,...

  • 23/11/2016 to 16/01/2017

    Closure of the Multi-purpose Room 2 in the Learning Garden

    The Multi-purpose Room 2 in the Learning Garden will be closed and the online booking service for this room will be deactivated from 19 December 2016 (Monday).

    The Multi-purpose Room 2 will be converted to a Maker Bubble space to provide a fabrication space and co-working makerspace. This fabrication space includes:

    3D printers, including the new Tinkerine Ditto Pro 3D Printer (For details: ) 3D scanners (For details:...
  • 18/11/2016 to 22/11/2016

    The United College Wu Chung Multimedia Library plans to revitalise and all fellow staff, students and stakeholders are welcome to attend the consultation session. Details of the consultation session are as follows:

    Date: 22 November 2016 (Tuesday)

    Time: 4:45 p.m.

    Venue: C1, T.C. Cheng Building

    You are welcome to join the consultation session and express your comment.

    United College Wu Chung Multimedia Library...

  • 14/11/2016 to 20/12/2016

    Below are special arrangements in the University Library from 28 November to 20 December, 2016.

    1. The Ground Floor of the University Library New Extension and the Quiet Study Zone in the Learning Garden will be open 24 hours and are designated as a silent study zone at night.
    2. Bubble Group Study and Multi-purpose Rooms in the Learning Garden will be open 24 hours.

    The examination period is nearly here. Good luck with your examinations!

    Extended Services for the Learning Garden in the University Library during exam period (Nov 28 – Dec 20)...

  • 11/11/2016 to 20/03/2017

    The Chinese University of Hong Kong Library will present the exhibition ‘Praying Mantis School Master WONG Hon Fan and the Martial Arts Revitalisation Movement’ from 11 November 2016 to 20 March 2017. The exhibition will showcase the valuable collections donated by the family of Master Wong Hon Fan, the chief campaigner for the revitalisation movement.

    At the beginning of the twentieth century, China was at the mercy of Western powers. National pride and the self-confidence of its people were at rock bottom. Over time, the strengthening of people’s physical calibre by the practice of Chinese martial arts was promoted by concerned groups in the community. At the beginning of 1909, Master HUO Yuanjia, CHEN Gongzhe , LU Weichang and other members founded the Chin Woo Athletic...

  • 11/11/2016 to 24/11/2016

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

    The eighth Research Café organized by the Library will be held on 24 Nov. The theme is Film Studies . Postgraduates, academics and researchers are all welcome to attend ! The Café is consist of a talk on “Studying Film: Institutionalization, Approaches, Future Directions” by Prof. Song Hwee LIM of Dept. of Cultural and Religious Studies, and two presentations by research postgraduate students. Dr. Benson Lee of The Independent Learning Centre (ILC) will provide feedback on student presentation skills.

    Date: 24 Nov 2016 (Thu)
    Time: 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m...

  • 09/11/2016 to 31/12/2016

    Sculpture Exhibition Program
    This Sculpture Exhibition Program is a visual art collaboration event between the New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library and the Hong Kong Sculpture Society. The Ch’ien Mu Library has always supported art and culture with all their strength. Not only displaying artworks of different media, but its art space also lets students of the Fine Art Department to show their brainchild to the public.
    The Hong Kong Sculpture Society is a NGO which aims to promote the local sculpture development. We are deeply honored to be invited by the Ch’ien Mu Library to start a series of sculpture exhibitions. We will display different sculptures made by our members and showcase some of our society’s private collection in different periods of time. Each period lasts...

  • 01/11/2016 to 30/11/2016

    To raise the literacy level and cultural awareness of students, the Chinese Language Teaching Development Centre of the Department of Chinese Language and Literature (Chinese Department), The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) organised the first ‘Literary CUHK’ last autumn. After nearly a year’s effort in inviting and judging entries, the awards were recently announced and given to 22 students.

    Winners of this year’s competition come from different faculties including Arts, Business, Engineering, Science and Medicine. It is believed that the power of literature is transcending and influential among faculties.

    The award-winning essays drew on the variety of features around and about CUHK, including Echinacea and the lovely cats at the New Asia College, birds flying...

  • 01/11/2016 to 30/12/2016

    New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library will exhibit one major modern Chinese author every two months. A brief biography together with select critical editions of their major works will be displayed. The author displayed in November and December is Cao Yu. For enquiry, please contact us at 3943-7655.

    Author: Cao Yu
    Date: 1 November - 30 December, 2016
    Venue: 1/F, New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library
    Author Web Page:


  • 28/10/2016 to 10/11/2016

    Do you want to build your presentation skills and capture your audience’s interest in your research topic?

    The Library is pleased to arrange a presentation skills discussion workshop to be held at the Idea Exchange for research postgraduate students. The workshop aims to raise participants' awareness of the preparation process of an informative presentation.

    It will cover topics such as audience analysis, building speaker confidence, organizational patterns for informative speeches, quality visual aids, and question-and-answer skills. Participants will have the opportunities to share their own research interests with the audience.

    Date : 10 Nov 2016 (Thu)
    Time : 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

    Instructor : Mr. Eddy Li, Part-time Instructor, English...

  • 25/10/2016 to 09/01/2017

    We are pleased to announce that the "International Symposium on Chinese in the Maritime Silk Road" will be held at The Chinese University of Hong Kong on April 7-8, 2017 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Institute of Chinese Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. The Symposium is jointly organized by the T. T. Ng Chinese Language Research Centre, Institute of Chinese Studies and the Department of Chinese Language and Literature, and co-organized by the Global China Research Programme and The Chinese University of Hong Kong Library.

    We invite abstracts for submission on studies of phonology, lexicology, grammar, language acquisition, sociolinguistics, and language and culture of Chinese spoken in the countries and areas along the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road...