News & Events

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  • 10/12/2017

    LibrarySearch will be under system maintenance from 00:00 Dec 10 (Sun) to 02:00 Dec 10 (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.

  • 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 ( ).

    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)...

  • 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

    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...
  • 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

  • 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...
  • 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 -

    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 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...
  • 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. FULL

    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...