News & Events

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  • 07/09/2018 to 14/09/2018

    The Library Orientation for new undergraduate students will be held from 3-13 September, 2018 at the University Library.

    Topics:

    Finding online and print academic resources; Services and facilities; Guided tour of the University Library.

    Venue: User Education Room 1, G/F, University Library

    Date and Time:

    3 Sep (Mon) 12:25 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Cantonese [Click here to register]
    3 Sep (Mon) 2:25 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Putonghua [Click here to register]
    3 Sep (Mon) 4:25 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. Cantonese [Click...

  • 07/09/2018 to 17/10/2018

    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.

    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...

  • 06/09/2018 to 09/11/2018

    Dear CUHK staff and students, please note the following announcement from ITSC which will affect your access to Library services. According to OnePass (CWEM) Password Policy, OnePass (CWEM) Password must be changed regularly.

    If you have not changed your OnePass password since Jul 1, 2018, please change your password before it expires on Oct 9. 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 ).

    OnePass Password Expiry Date

    The Coming Expiry Date of OnePass (CWEM) Password: Oct 9, 2018

    This expiry date applies to all CUHK staff and students , unless you have changed...

  • 03/09/2018 to 09/11/2018

    The Library will have workshops on introducing digital humanities/scholarship and related tools to arouse the interest in applying new digital tools on research. Welcome CUHK academics, researchers and postgraduate students to join.

    Using Facilities in Digital Scholarship Lab

    This briefing session will demonstrate the use of equipment and facilities in the Digital Scholarship Lab and to introduce the software and tools available from the workstations to enable you to conduct digital scholarship research at the Lab at ease.

    24 Sep (Mon) 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Click to register * Re-scheduled *

    Introducing Digital Humanities for Study and...

  • 02/09/2018

    LibrarySearch will be under system maintenance from 00:00 September 2 (Sun) to 04:00 September 2 (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.

  • 01/09/2018 to 12/10/2018

    Workshop 3: Visualizing and Publishing Your Data in Python , the last workshop of the Innovation Skills Workshops: Applying Digital Tools in Telling Stories with DATA Series collaborated with Center for Entrepreneurship will be held on 5, 9 & 12 Oct (3 sessions) . Welcome CUHK Faculty members, researchers and all students to join this workshop to equip yourself to tell impactful stories with data. Join Certificate of Attendance will be issued for participants who have attended the whole...

  • 03/08/2018 to 01/10/2018

    In response to the changing needs for learning, teaching and research, and with an aim to create spaces that are technology-rich and vibrant, Chung Chi College Library and United College Library will have successfully completed their renovation projects during the summer period and the Libraries will reopen from the start of Term 1 to welcome back our users for the new academic year. For more renovation updates, click on Chung Chi College Library and United College Library .

    A major collection change has been the relocation of the majority of audio-visual collections from the United College Library...

  • 01/08/2018 to 31/08/2018

    We are now in the process of updating Library PCs with the following highlights :

    Windows updated with latest patches Microsoft Office suite updated to latest version Internet browsers including Chrome and Firefox are updated to their latest version Statistical software SPSS upgraded to v25 Printing from Microsoft Edge browser is fixed Chinese, Korean and Japanese input methods are pre-installed

    Please follow the on-screen instructions to login PCs. For Alumni Library users and other Library users, please follow the instructions on this page to setup your password before your first use.

    Please visit this page if you...

  • 01/08/2018 to 31/08/2018

    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:

    Student_ID@link.cuhk.edu.hk

    (e.g. 1155xxxxxx@link.cuhk.edu...

  • 08/05/2018 to 26/05/2018

    Who says Summer time means assignment-free?

    Library is here for all students who still need to work during Summer. Light refreshments are provided in each session (be good to the environment, bring your own reusable water bottle). All CUHK undergraduate students are welcome to attend the following library workshops. Postgraduate students who find the topics interesting are also welcome to join in.

    Program 1: Choosing a Topic for Your Term Paper – Important Points You Should be Aware of

    21 May (Mon) 12:00 noon - 12:40 p.m.

    Program 2: Supporting Your Argument – Identify Academic Sources Related to Your Topic

    24 May (Thu) 12:00 noon - 12:40 p.m.

    Program 3: Arm Yourself Against Plagiarism - Acknowledging Your Sources with RefWorks

    ...
  • 24/04/2018 to 26/05/2018

    Workshop 2: Preparing and Exploring Your Data in Python of the Innovation Skills Workshops: Applying Digital Tools in Telling Stories with DATA Series collaborated with Center for Entrepreneurship will be held on 25-26 May . Welcome CUHK Faculty members, researchers and all students to join this workshop to equip yourself to tell impactful stories with data. Workshop 3 will be held in around mid-Sept to early Oct. Certificate of Attendance will be issued for participants who have attended ALL THREE workshops.

    Workshop 1: Design Thinking Meets Computational Thinking - Digital Literacy in the Network Age (conducted on 23-24 March) Workshop 2: Preparing and Exploring Your Data in Python...
  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 19/03/2018 to 24/03/2018

    The Chinese University of Hong Kong Library would like to invite 2nd year undergraduate students to take part in our Student Information Behavior Study.

    It will be held in various sessions on weekdays from March 19 - 23 in the Multi-purpose Room on the 1/F of University Library. Students who complete a 45 mins. online assessment will receive a $50 supermarket coupon .

    Seats are limited. Shortlisted participants will be contacted via email on the exact date and time for the study. Students who are interested to participate please go to the following website for registration: https://webapp.itsc.cuhk.edu.hk/ras/restricted/eventlist?id=134

    Please send email to...

  • 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...
  • 18/02/2018 to 25/02/2018

    Library website will be suspended on February 25, 2018 (Sunday) from 8:00am to 10:00am for maintenance.
    We apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause.

  • 22/01/2018 to 22/03/2018

    Time spent on the Library workshops today equals time saved later! Attend the following workshops to learn more about Library resources that support your study and research needs.

    Searching Skills Series

    Program 1: Finding Information in Social Sciences

    Introduces library resources on Social Sciences and demonstrates how to identify a research question and search related materials.

    18 Jan (Thu) 11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. [Click here to register]
    24 Jan (Wed) 6:30 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. [Click here to register]

    Program 2: Finding Business Information

    ......

  • 15/01/2018 to 28/01/2018

    With the continuous development of the Internet to meet the growth of smart cities and the coming 4th industrial revolution, cloud computing, machine learning, big data, and IoT (Internet of Things) are increasingly being integrated into the fabric of our digital lifestyle.

    As smart, connected, and data driven products, services, and systems become more prevalent in this coming decade, media and business professionals will be challenged to collect and codify data for further processing, visualization, and on-demand story telling. This bootcamp aims to equip students from higher education institutions in Hong Kong with the essential skills required to function well in the data era.

    Attendees will learn from experts and mentors and join with other students to collaborate...

  • 08/01/2018 to 31/01/2018

    The Library is pleased to organise the following public talk by the Library Fulbright Research Scholar Daniel C Tsang . All are welcome to join!

    Protest Culture in Hong Kong: Preserving Historical Memory

    Are libraries & cultural institutions here doing due diligence in collecting, preserving and making accessible the records, artifacts and memories of Hong Kong's multiple and tumultuous, social & political movements? Such materials, online or not, are increasingly at risk of disappearing if nothing proactive is done. CUHK Library Fulbright Research Scholar Daniel C Tsang offers examples of how historical memory can and has been preserved in Hong Kong and abroad.

    Light refreshment will be provided.

    About the Speaker and Discussant:

    ...
  • 05/01/2018 to 24/04/2018

    Digital Scholarship Team will continue on-site Digital Scholarship Consultation Hours during term time from 16 January, 2018 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, 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 16 January 2018

    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...

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