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  • 16/04/2018 to 24/05/2018

    Research Poster Exhibition -- May 2018

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

    The Exhibition is organized by the Library for CUHK postgraduate students with support from The Independent Learning Centre. CUHK postgraduate students are welcome to participate in the Exhibition .


    to facilitate postgraduate students to present their own research to the broader university community to provide participants opportunities to enhance poster presentation skills

    Event Features:

    Display of research posters from postgraduate students conducting research in various disciplines Oral presentation of research...
  • 13/04/2018 to 31/08/2018

    With an aim to create spaces that are technology-rich and vibrant and in response to the changing needs for learning, teaching and research, the Learning Garden, Chung Chi College Library and United College Library will be renovating their library spaces during this summer. To provide temporary book storage, the Quiet Study Area, IT Zone, Maker Bubble, Open Forum and Learning Path of the Learning Garden will be temporarily closed from 12 May 7 pm to 31 August 2018. On the lower-campus, the First Floor will be closed and the Second Floor of the Chung Chi College Library will be partially accessible from 14 May to 31 August 2018. On the upper-campus, the entire United College Library will be closed from 13 May to 31 August 2018. The Late Reading Rooms of Chung Chi College Library and...

  • 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,...
  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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 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

  • 26/02/2018 to 12/04/2018

    Do you want to make your research known to the research community and to the public?

    The following two talks organized by the Library are to provide you with information and tips on writing and publishing with international journals. The Library is pleased to invite Emerald Publishing and Cambridge University Press, two of the world’s leading publishers of academic journals, to conduct the talks. CUHK researchers and postgraduate students are all welcome to join. Undergraduates may also join if interested.

    1. An Insider Guide to Getting Published

    15 Mar 2018 (Thu) 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon


    Publishing process behind a journal How to build a personal publishing strategy Surviving peer review Polishing your work: title...
  • 15/02/2018 to 09/04/2018

    Invited Speaker : Prof. Jyh-An LEE, Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, CUHK

    As researchers, we need to deal with various copyright issues at different stages of our research. For example, we need to understand to what extent we can make use of works created by others in our research. We also need to know when we publish our works, what is the purpose of copyright agreement that publishers ask us to sign? Join this workshop conducted by Prof. Jyh-An LEE, Associate Professor of Faculty of Law and an expert in intellectual property law and Internet law to learn how to handle wisely different copyright issues you have encountered in various stages of your research.

    Date : 9 Apr 2018 (Mon)

    Time : 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

    The workshop will cover:...

  • 12/02/2018 to 23/02/2018

    Date: 12 – 23 February 2018
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Exhibition Statement:
    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 ‘Literary CUHK’. After nearly a year’s effort in inviting and judging entries, the awards were recently announced and given to 17 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...

  • 07/02/2018 to 25/03/2018

    07/02/2018 to 25/03/2018

    G/F, Chung Chi College Elisabeth Luce Moore Library

    Organised by
    Chung Chi College and
    Chung Chi College Elisabeth Luce Moore Library, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Library



  • 05/02/2018 to 28/02/2018

    The lift replacement work has been completed. Normal lift services in the New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library resumed on 2 February 2018 (Friday).
    For enquiry, please call us at 3943-7655 or send an e-mail to .

    NAL Lift...