The Special Collections offers a research consultation service to CUHK postgraduate students, faculty, research and teaching staff to provide access and direction to sources of information which pertain to their specific project. A special collections librarian will assist the researcher in identifying information needs, constructing effective search techniques, locating information and using print and electronic resources.

Research consultation will take place in the Special Collections Reading Room of the University Library. A special collections librarian will contact you to set up an appointment within two working days once a request is received.

To make an appointment, please complete the Research Consultation Request Form.

For enquiries, please contact library staff at 3943 8740 or email to