News & Events

E.g., 19/08/2017
E.g., 19/08/2017
  • 18/08/2017 to 21/08/2017

    The LibrarySearch service will be unavailable for routine system maintenance from 11:45 p.m. on Aug 19 (Sat) to 6:00 a.m. (the next day). During the period, "My Library Record", online renewal and request will be unavailable.

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

    University Library, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • 12/07/2017 to 12/08/2017

    We are now in the process of upgrading Library multi-function PCs to Windows 10. In order to support campus-wide single password and single login ID, the previous Login ID and password will not work on the upgraded PCs. Please follow the on-screen instructions to login these upgraded PCs. For Alumni Library users and other Library users, please follow the instructions on this page to setup your password before your first use.

    We expect the PC upgrade exercise will be complete by early August.

    Please visit this page if you need to find out your login ID and password or need more information on how to change or reset...

  • 11/07/2017 to 11/08/2017

    Your Library Password has changed! To use library services, you should login through CUHK Login page.

    Please visit this page if you need to find out your login ID and password or need more information on how to change or reset your password.

    CUHK Login

    Type of users

    User name / Password

    CUHK Students

    User name:


  • 10/07/2017 to 01/09/2017

    All CUHK students and staff are welcome to attend the following library workshops on our new Library's discovery tool – LibrarySearch.

    19 Jul (Wed) 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
    27 Jul (Thu) 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    3 Aug (Thu) 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
    8 Aug (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    17 Aug (Thu) 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    22 Aug (Tue) 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
    23 Aug (Wed) 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    29 Aug (Tue) 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
    31 Aug (Thu) 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

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

    Registration : Complete the Online Registration Form

    Medium of Instruction :

  • 17/05/2017 to 21/08/2017

    The Learning Garden of the University Library will follow the University Library's opening hours during summer session.

    Summer opening hours:

    May 29 - July 1, 2017

    Monday to Friday

    9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.


  • 13/04/2017 to 14/05/2017

    The final examinations will begin soon! Below are some tips to help you prepare.

    1. Plan Your Study Time

    Make your study schedule practical, flexible and realistic. Your Library provides over 4,000 seats for your quiet study during the daytime. The Library has also implemented the following special arrangements.

    The opening hours of Chung Chi Elizabeth Moore Library is extended to 2 a.m. (Apr 18 - May 12)

    Late Reading Rooms in New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library and United College Wu Chung Multimedia Library are open 24 hours. (April 13 – May 13)

    The Ground Floor of the UL New Extension is open 24 hours and designated as a silent study zone at night. (Apr 18 – May 12)

    Make use of the 24-hour study facilities

    University Library...

  • 12/04/2017 to 20/05/2017



    地點: 香港中文大學 康本國際學術園6號演講廳 (YIA LT-6)


    日期: 2017年 4月29日(星期六)
    地點:香港中文大學 康本國際學術園6號演講廳 (YIA LT-6)

    第三講: 生死抉擇的自由

  • 12/04/2017 to 30/06/2017

    CUHK Library is renewing its Library Strategy for 2016-2020, aligning our vision for the Library with CUHK Strategic Plan 2016-2020. In order to best contribute to CUHK’s development, we are keen to hear from you generally on the Library and in particular five key areas: education, research, engagement, resources and infrastructure. A draft CUHK Library Strategy 2016 -2020 is unveiled with key areas guiding the Library for the next few years.

    Date : 24 April, 2017 (Monday)
    Time : 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
    Venue : Multi-Purpose Room 1, 1/F, University Library

    Please join us and your comments are most welcome...

  • 09/03/2017 to 16/03/2017

    講者: 劉繼堯博士 (香港理工大學)
        盧敬之博士 (日本築波大學)

    武術示範:洪拳 / 麥志剛(中國傳統武術研習社)

    主持: 巢立仁博士 (香港中文大學)

    日期: 16/3/2017 (四)
    時間: 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
    地點: 香港中文大學 大學圖書館進學園

    查詢: 3943 9730 或 電郵




  • 08/03/2017 to 22/03/2017

    Speaker: Venerable Ajahn Brahm
    Date: 22 March 2017 (Wed)
    Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    Venue: Learning Garden, LG/F University Library

    In this presentation, Ajahn Brahm, a world renowned teacher and author of a number of international bestsellers, will use anecdotes seasoned with humour, and strategies proven by time, to speak on how to embrace life with a positive mindset.
    There will be a Q&A session afterwards. So what are you waiting for? Seats are limited -- register NOW!

    Embracing Negativity (and Positivity) in Life

    Presented by

  • 06/03/2017 to 31/03/2017

    The CUHK Library is delighted to organize the first Digital Scholarship Symposium themed as "Exploring Digital Scholarship Research at CUHK and Beyond" to celebrate the 1st anniversary of Digital Scholarship Lab at University Library. Scholars from CUHK and outside are invited to share their research projects on digital scholarship to explore the development of this new kind of research on campus and beyond, and what the Library can further support.

    Scholars will talk about their research projects with data visualization , development of digital museum , GIS and development of historical database for online access .

    Date: 31 March 2017 (Friday)
    Venue: Digital Scholarship Lab, G/F, University Library

  • 01/03/2017 to 31/08/2017

    The Library is glad to inform you that our Digital Initiative server ( ) will be decommissioned from 17 March 2017, most digital collections with digital images have been migrated to the CUHK Digital Repository ( ). If you have bookmarked our site or found some of our digital collections inaccessible, please refer to the latest URL below:

    Digital Collections

    Updated URL

    Archive of Christian Study Centre on Chinese Religion and Culture

    Archive of Chu Bamboo Manuscript of Guodian


  • 28/02/2017 to 17/03/2017


    日期: 2017年3月17日(星期五)
    時間: 18:30-20:00
    地點: 香港中文大學圖書館進學園
    講者: 樊善標教授、周保松教授
    主持: 楊彪

    查詢: 3943 8733 或 電郵:


    合辦:香港中文大學書寫力量 香港中文大學圖書館...

  • 27/02/2017 to 11/04/2017

    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 and books. The Library is pleased to invite Emerald and The Chinese University Press, two well-known academic publishers, 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

    14 Mar (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.


    Publishing process behind a journal How to build a personal publishing strategy Surviving peer review Polish your work: title, abstract, and other tips...
  • 15/02/2017 to 28/02/2017

    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. For details on the exhibition, please click here .

    Workshop on Chinese martial arts is offered during the exhibition. All are welcome.


    武. 俠與電影
    時間:下午3:00 - 5:00
    查詢:3943-8740 /


  • 14/02/2017 to 23/02/2017

    Maker Bubble is the library's new initiative to promote a maker culture in the CUHK community. Situated in the IT Zone of the Learning Garden, the Maker Bubble provides various fabrication facilities as well as a co-working space for 8 to 10 people for creating, learning, exploring and sharing new ideas.

    To support the new services provided by the Maker Bubble, such as the self-service 3D Printing and Scanning, the Library is pleased to organize an Open House for the Maker Bubble. Details are as follows:

    Date: Feb 22 (Wed) and Feb 23 (Thu)
    Time: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. & 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
    Venue: Maker Bubble, Learning Garden, LG/F, University Library
    All CUHK students and staff are welcome

    Light refreshment will be provided.


  • 03/02/2017 to 03/03/2017

    The Library is pleased to announce that new 3D printers, (Tinkerine Ditto Pro 3D Printer), have been installed in the Learning Garden of the University Library.

    The 3D printing service commenced in 2014 in the Learning Garden. Over the past two years, the demand for 3D printing has increased significantly. The total weight of 3D models printed has increased from 3,482 grams in 2014/15 to 8,072 grams in 2015/16.

    The Ditto Pro 3D printer is designed with an open C frame, which is made of a single piece of aluminum. This printer operates quietly with extremely low decibels to meet the learning environment in the Learning Garden. With these new 3D printers, more colour filaments will be offered including WHITE, GREEN, BLUE, ORANGE, RED and BLACK.

    For details, please...

  • 25/01/2017 to 01/03/2017

    CUHK Library is renewing its strategic plan for 2016-2020, aligning our vision for the Library with CUHK’s 2016-2020 Strategic Plan. In order to best contribute to CUHK’s development, we are keen to hear from you generally on the Library and in particular five key areas: education, research, engagement, resources and infrastructure.
    The consultation will be closed by 28 February 2017. Your comments are most welcome!
    For details, please click here .

    CUHK Library Strategic Plan 2016-2020 Consultation ...

  • 16/01/2017 to 16/02/2017

    Launching of Maker Bubble in the Learning Garden

    The Maker Bubble is a fabrication and co-working space for 8 to 10 people with the following services and facilities. It is located at the IT Zone of the Learning Garden and it will open on 16 January 2017 (Monday).


    3D Printing Service Self-service 3D Scanning Self-service 3D Printing


    Meeting facilities [TV, laptop computers, Airplay for wireless display] Video Recording [DV camera, multimedia workstation for video editing] Toolkits [clamp, gloves, forceps & putty knife]

    Opening hours: 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday
    Who can...

  • 12/01/2017 to 17/03/2017

    In 1969, Mr. C. Y. Tang, a student of the United College, donated his father´s collection of 56 pieces of rare oracle bones to the College according to the instruction of his mother and the collection was placed in the United College Wu Chung Multimedia Library. In 2015, the Oracle Bones Collection was relocated to the Special Collection Department in the University Library so as to provide suitable storage for their preservation. The oracle bone calligraphies of this exhibition come from the inscriptions of the Oracle Bone Collection of the College.


     Date : 20/1/2017 - 18/2/2017
     Time : Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
         Saturday     9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
         Sunday and public holiday  CLOSED
     Venue : Foyer Gallery...