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  • 21/10/2017

    CUHK Orientation Day 2017

    The Library will be open to visitors on the CUHK Orientation Day for Undergraduate Admissions.
    We are expecting thousands of visits, but will try to minimize any disruption.
    We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience caused....

  • 17/10/2017 to 17/11/2017

    Dear CUHK staff and students, please note the following announcement from ITSC which will affect your access to Library services. If you have not changed your OnePass password since Oct 1, 2017, please change your password before it expires on Oct 17. If you need to use a Library computer but your password has already expired, please make use of the visitor's PCs ( http://www.lib.cuhk.edu.hk/en/use/facilities/computer ).

    According to OnePass (CWEM) Password Policy, OnePass (CWEM) Password must be changed regularly. This year, ITSC has specially arranged the expiry date of all OnePass (CWEM) passwords on the same date.

    OnePass Password Expiry Date

    The Coming Expiry Date of OnePass (CWEM)...

  • 13/10/2017 to 28/11/2017

    為配合「岐黃古籍展新姿 -- 莊兆祥教授藏中醫善本古籍展覽」,香港中文大學中醫學院及大學圖書館將舉辦下系列講座:

    講座一:古今醫家縱橫談
    講者:吳梓新博士 香港中文大學中醫學院講師
    日期:2017年10月26日 (星期四)
    時間:下午2:30-4:30
    地點:大學圖書館進學園

    講座二:中大校園的《本草綱目》-- 中藥園導賞 (滿額)
    講者:陳錦良博士 香港中文大學中醫學院講師
    日期:2017年11月16日 (星期四)
    時間:下午12:30-2:00
    地點:大學圖書館地下研討室(1) (分享介紹)
    參觀香港中文大學中藥園 (導賞)
    名額:30

    講座三:《千金要方》飲食治療與養生
    講者:陳詩雅醫師 香港中文大學中醫學院講師
    日期:2017年11月28日 (星期二)
    時間:下午2:30-4:00
    地點:大學圖書館進學園

    「岐黃古籍展新姿 -- 莊兆祥教授藏中醫善本古籍展覽」
    日期: 2017年9月28日 - 2018年1月30日
    地點:香港中文大學大學圖書館展覽廳
    查詢:3943 8740 / 3943 7305
    網址: http://www.lib.cuhk.edu.hk/tc/about/news/spc-tcmexhibition ...

  • 11/10/2017 to 15/10/2017

    LibrarySearch will be under system maintenance from 22:00 Oct 14 (Sat) to 04:00 Oct 15 (Sun). During this period "My Library Record", online renewal and requests may be unavailable.

    The LibrarySearch service will be resumed immediately after the maintenance. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused. Thank you.

  • 10/10/2017 to 01/11/2017

    If you want to know more about how to find economic and social data, please feel free to join the following database training workshops.

    Topics covered in each workshop:

    Overview of the content of the database and its sub-databases Basic and advanced searching skills Features and functions of the database Q & A session

    Passport
    Contains volume and value sales statistics for consumer, industrial and services markets across 82 countries worldwide. It also provides a wide range of data on business enterprise including consumer market sizes, consumer lifestyles, companies and brands as well as market research reports, country profiles and socio-economic statistics.

    Date: 11 Oct (Wed) 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    Speaker: Mr Sebetian Tan, Euromonitor...

  • 10/10/2017 to 22/11/2017

    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 1: 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...
  • 04/10/2017 to 02/11/2017

    Do you want to capture your readers’ interest in 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 Oct and Nov 2017.

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

    26 Oct 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 features which...

  • 03/10/2017 to 30/01/2018

    To celebrate the 20 th anniversary of the School of Chinese Medicine and to showcase the special collections of “Professor Cheung Siu-cheong Chinese Medicine Collection”, the Library will be hosting an exhibition titled “ A New Look at Chinese Medicine Classics: An Exhibition of the Rare Book Collection from Professor Cheung Siu-cheong ” from 28 September 2017 to 30 January 2018 at the University Library.

    In 2004, the Library was greatly honored to receive the invaluable “Professor Cheung Siu-cheong Chinese Medicine Collection” donated by Professor KONG Yun Cheung, the founding director of the School of Chinese Medicine. There are in total 2,485 volumes of ancient Chinese Medicine readings, including 61 titles (182 volumes) of rare books published around the age of Ming and...

  • 03/10/2017 to 19/12/2017

    Starting from 10 October, 2017 , the Digital Scholarship Team will provide on-site Digital Scholarship Consultation Hours to help with your digital scholarship research ideas, proposals and even projects related to the following:

    Digital Scholarship Lab facilities Identify sources of research data and materials Research software and other tools, e.g. ArcGIS, Gephi, MARKUS, Omeka, R, Voyant Tools Data visualisation Copyright advice on the use of research data and materials

    Service Hours: Every alternate Tuesday, 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. during term time from 10 October 2017
    Venue: Digital Scholarship Lab, G/F, University Library

    Welcome any walk-in users or you may send us your questions via email to dslab@lib.cuhk.edu.hk...

  • 03/10/2017 to 24/11/2017

    The following is a new series of research skills workshops. All CUHK researchers and postgraduate students are welcome to join.

    Program 1: Sharpening Your Research Skills Program 2: Doing Data Analysis for your Research Program 3: Enhancing Your Research Impact

    Program 1: Sharpening Your Research Skills

    Literature Review for a Successful Research Paper

    This workshop will cover the following to help you conduct a good literature review:

    The purpose and process of literature review The structure of a literature review Effective strategies for identifying relevant literature

    21 Sep (Thu) 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m....

  • 03/10/2017 to 13/10/2017

    Date: October 3 - 13, 2017
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Artist(s) Statement:
    Last semester, three exchange students from Fine Arts Department embarked on their learning journeys in Beijing, China and Leeds, U.K. respectively. This exhibition would present what they have learnt and thought during their exchange programmes through a wide variety of artworks. As exchange students, their lives were oftentimes challenged by cultural and learning differences - while they seek to adapt to foreign cultures and education, they at the same time become more aware of the uniqueness of their own cultural roots. As suggested by the title ’In/Outsider’, this exhibition attempts to discuss these relevant cultural, identity and artistic issues through the concepts of...

  • 30/09/2017 to 02/10/2017

    ITSC will perform a maintenance on CUHK Login Service from Saturday, 30 Sep 7pm to Sunday, 1 Oct 10am.

    During the maintenance window, you will not be able to login the following Library services :

    All Library PCs that require user login LibrarySearch (including HKALL, My Library Record, online renewal and online requests) Exam papers database Easy Access (including service for Staff, Student, Alumni and Retiree) Room booking system Change / reset Library password InterLibrary Loan...
  • 25/09/2017 to 03/10/2017

    Due to electricity maintenance, power supply and computer services in the Li Ping Medical Library will be temporarily suspended during the time below.

    Date: 30 September 2017 (Saturday)
    Time: 9:45 am – 10:30 am

    Date: 3 October 2017 (Tuesday)
    Time: 9:45 am – 10:30 am

    We apologize for any inconvenience caused....

  • 22/09/2017 to 03/10/2017

    Due to the National Day Holidays, Chung Chi Library’s Late Reading Room will be closed from 1 Oct (Sunday) 1:00pm to 3 Oct 2017 (Tuesday) 9:00am for carpet cleaning.

    We apologize for any inconvenience caused.
    ...

  • 21/09/2017 to 21/10/2017

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

    Octopus payment service extended to other library services

    ...

  • 06/09/2017 to 05/10/2017

    University Library

    1 Oct 2017 1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 2 Oct 2017 Closed 4 Oct 2017 8:20 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 5 Oct 2017 Closed

    Learning Garden

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

    Chung Chi Library

    1 Oct 2017 1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 2 Oct 2017 Closed 4 Oct 2017 8:20 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 5 Oct 2017 Closed

    New Asia Library

    1 Oct 2017 1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 2 Oct 2017 Closed 4 Oct 2017 8:20 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 5 Oct 2017 Closed

    United College Library

    1 Oct 2017 1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 2 Oct 2017 Closed 4 Oct 2017 8:20 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 5 Oct 2017 Closed

    Law Library

    1 Oct 2017 1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 2 Oct 2017 Closed 4 Oct 2017 8:20 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 5 Oct 2017 Closed Legal Resources Centre 1 - 2 Oct 2017 Closed 4 Oct 2017 8:45 a.m. - 9...
  • 02/09/2017 to 20/10/2017

    All CUHK undergraduate students are welcome to attend the following library workshops. Postgraduate students are also welcome to attend if they wish. Get a certificate of digital literacy awarded by the library by attending ANY five courses below. Students, in groups of ten or more, can request library courses to suit their information needs and schedules.

    Program 1: How to Build Up Skills to Use the Library Effectively

    Part A: How to Develop Effective Search Strategies
    This workshop provides a foundation for new undergraduate students for their later research at the University and the Library. It covers concepts, terminology and basic research skills such as understanding reading lists, recognizing the difference between primary and secondary sources,...

  • 01/09/2017 to 22/09/2017

    Workshop 1: 3D Printing, Scanning and Blender 3D Modeling Technique

    Introduce the basic techniques of creating 3D models with 3D printing using a free and open source 3D creation software – Blender. Participants may have a chance to build their own figurines by using the Structure Sensor 3D scanner.

    *No notebook will be provided by the Library. Participants have to use their own notebook with required software. Please download the software at Blender website - https://www.blender.org/download/

    Speaker: Mr. Chris Leung, Marketing Director, Discovery Technologies Limited (Vendor)
    Date and Time: 22 Sep (Fri), 2:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Workshop 2: Building a 3D model with SolidWorks...

  • 01/09/2017 to 31/10/2017

    Featured Display

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    September - October 2017

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  • 01/09/2017 to 07/11/2017

    The Library is pleased to offer AIMS and Research Portal workshops for researchers and postgraduate students. CUHK researchers and staff are all welcome to join the workshops. Interested postgraduate students are also welcome to attend.

    Managing and archiving your Research Output in AIMS

    AIMS is the new Academic Information Management System of CUHK for managing and depositing full text of your research outputs. This workshop will demonstrate:

    Key features of AIMS and its public interface Research Portal The easy ways to get your research outputs into AIMS The easy ways to deposit the full text of your research outputs in AIMS The right version of full text for depositing and the copyright issues Date Time Medium of Instruction...

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