News & Events

E.g., 15/11/2019
E.g., 15/11/2019
  • 28/08/2019 to 22/10/2019

    Come to learn how to enhance your research skills! All CUHK researchers and postgraduate students are welcome to join the following research skills workshops in September and October 2019.

    Program : Sharpening Your Research Skills

    Exploring Research Information in Your Field in Multi-disciplinary Databases (I)

    This workshop will demonstrate:

    How to use ScienceDirect , IEEE Xplore , EBSCOHost and ProQuest to discover research information in your research field Advanced search features in the databases Multiple databases selection (where applicable)

    12 Sep (Thu) 9:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
    Venue : Multi-purpose Room 1, 1/F, University Library
    Registration :...

  • 28/08/2019 to 23/10/2019

    The following workshops specifically designed for researchers on research impact . All CUHK researchers and postgraduates are welcome to join.

    Enhancing Your Research Impact

    Article-level Metrics - Understanding the Significance of Research Papers

    This workshop will cover:

    Where to find article-level metrics The strength and limitations of different citation counts and metrics How to use citation counts and other metrics to assess the relative significance of research papers How to find an author’s h-index What are alternative metrics and how to find them

    Date and Time: 23 Oct (Wed) 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

    Venue: User Education Room 2, G/F, University Library

    Medium of Instruction...

  • 20/08/2019 to 11/09/2019

    The Library Orientation for new postgraduate students will be held from 29 August to 11 September 2019 at the University Library.

    Make a good start and attend a session to help you use your Library for a successful study at CUHK! All postgraduates are welcome to join .

    You will get to know:

    Access to electronic and print resources, and library guides Workshops on sharpening research and writing skills Borrowing privileges, research consultation, access to other UGC libraries, computing facilities and printing services Facilities for study and discussion Featured services for postgraduates: Research Café , Research Poster Exhibition , research seminars and events

    You will get a guided tour of the University Library to see our state of the art learning spaces and...

  • 19/08/2019 to 08/09/2019

    The Library Orientation Tours for new undergraduate students will be held from 31 August to 7 September, 2019 at the University Library.

    Make a good start and join a tour to help you use CUHK Library for your studies and assignment effectively. In the 30-minute guided tour, you will get to know:

    Access to electronic and print resources; Borrowing privileges and self-service borrow and return; Computing facilities and printing services; Facilities for study and discussion.

    Venue : Main entrance, G/F, University Library

    Enquiries : Email to

    Date and Time :

    31 Aug (Sat) 1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Cantonese [Click...

  • 19/08/2019 to 29/11/2019

    The Library workshops will help you get started and support your ongoing information finding needs. Attending these workshops can help you explore and learn how to use the vast variety of resources for your academic studies and assessments. You will develop the skills and knowledge in finding, evaluating and managing relevant high level information which would be useful for your studies.

    All CUHK undergraduate students are welcome to attend the following library workshops. Postgraduate students are also welcome to attend if they wish. After attending five courses on information research skills, you will be granted a certificate of digital literacy by the Library. Students, in groups of ten or more, can request library courses to suit their information needs and schedules....

  • 19/08/2019 to 01/10/2019

    Chung Chi College Elisabeth Luce Moore Library (CCL) is pleased to welcome back all students and freshmen. In response to the changing needs for your learning, teaching and research, we are excited to share with you that the entire CCL Second Floor has been fully refurbished to include a purpose built Music Library with sound proof listening rooms. The 2/F has been renovated to house the significant music and audio visual collection of over 110,000 items. These items include the Pian collection, audio visual collections relocated from United College Library (UCL), and over 7,000 audio CDs previously held by the Music Department. Do come and visit CCL and discover for yourself whats for you in our new vibrant and technology-rich learning environment. The major changes after the...

  • 12/08/2019 to 26/08/2019

    The Architecture Library will be temporary closed for mass cleaning from 24 August 2019 (Saturday) at 5pm and re-open on 26 August 2019 (Monday) at 9 am.

    We apologize for any inconvenience caused.

  • 10/08/2019 to 05/10/2019
  • 05/08/2019 to 30/08/2019

    Date: 5 - 30 August, 2019
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    “Narrating S/he in My City: Literary Walks for Junior Secondary School Students” Display
    “Narrating S/he in My City: Literary Walks for Junior Secondary School Students” Display
    More photos are available in New...

  • 04/08/2019

    Library website will be suspended on August 4, 2019 (Sunday) from 5:00am to 9:00am for maintenance.
    We apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause.

  • 02/08/2019 to 05/08/2019

    The Library will close at 5:30pm on 5 August 2019.

  • 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: .

  • 01/07/2019 to 02/07/2019

    University Library

    1 July 2019 Closed

    Learning Garden

    1 July 2019 Closed

    Chung Chi Library

    1 July 2019 Closed

    New Asia Library

    1 July 2019 Closed

    United College Library

    1 July 2019 Closed

    L/G Floor

    1 July 2019 Open 24/7 for CUHK staff and students only

    Law Library

    1 July 2019 Closed Legal Resources Centre 1 July 2019 Closed

    Architecture Library

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

    Opening hours

    7:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. from Monday to Saturday

    *Closed on public holidays

    Staffed services 1 July 2019 No Services

    Medical Library

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

    Learning Commons (Wu Ho Man Yuen Building)

    O pen 24/7 during...
  • 28/06/2019 to 01/08/2019

    Forget about counting coins. You can use Octopus Card to pay for library fines and fees at the CUHK Library. This tap and go payment option is available to make it more convenient for library users and allow library staff to serve the next user more quickly.


  • 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...

  • 13/06/2019

    The Graduate Law Centre at the Bank of America Tower in Admiralty has reopened today. The Legal Resources Centre is open for service from 11:15 a.m.

    Our apologies for any inconvenience caused during the closure.