News & Events

E.g., 22/08/2018
E.g., 22/08/2018
  • 28/03/2018 to 31/08/2018

    With the aim to create boutique humanities-based libraries on the upper campus, United College Wu Chung Multimedia Library (UCL) will be refurbished this summer. The entire UCL building will be a construction site during the renovation period. For health and safety reasons, UCL will be closed for the building works after the university examination on 13 th May 2018 until the end of August 2018.

    During the renovation period, DVD, VCD and Local TV Programme Collections in UCL will be relocated according to the subject designation of individual item to CUHK Libraries. The entire Microform Collection will be relocated from UCL to the University Library. More than forty thousand volumes of Major Chinese Monograph Series Collection (AC Class...

  • 28/03/2018 to 30/04/2018

    Exhibition on Campus-wide Respect Awareness Campaign
    Date: March 28 – April 30, 2018
    Venue: Learning Garden, University Library, CUHK

  • 27/03/2018 to 30/07/2018

    Professor Yao Ke (1905-1991) was an important playwright in Modern Chinese Drama history. He devoted himself to incorporating elements for the traditional Chinese stage into modern drama and film. His history play Sorrows of the Forbidden City (清宫秘史), which premiered in Shanghai in 1941, ran for more than a hundred performance. In 1948 he moved to Hong Kong and resumed his interests in writing historical dramas, among which Xi Shi (西施) and Qin Shi Huang (秦始皇) are still remembered today. Professor Yao later ventured to write on modern themes; for example, his play Abyss (陋巷) depicted urban slums and drug addiction in Kowloon City. By constantly organizing activities with other playwrights like Hsiung Shih-I (1902-1991) for the Chinese Drama Group of the Sino-British Club of Hong Kong...

  • 19/03/2018 to 31/08/2018

    The Chinese University of Hong Kong Library is pleased to announce a new publication on its special collection " The Brushmarks of Friendship: Poetry and Calligraphy Treasures in Tribute to Lin Bicheng " ( Call number: NK3634.A2 P295 2018 ) edited by Ms. Y.W. Chau. The book, released in March 2018 by Chinese University Press, is published as the University Library Series No.8 .

    Following is a brief introduction:

    This book is published as volume VIII of The Chinese University of Hong Kong’s University Library Series that carries a Lingnan focus. It compiles, transcribes and annotates over 300 pages of...

  • 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:

    Please send email to...

  • 15/03/2018 to 23/06/2018


    主持:崔文東教授 (香港中文大學中國語言及文學系)
    日期:2018年3月23日 (星期五)
    時間:下午5:00 - 7:00

    時間:下午2:00 - 4:00



  • 14/03/2018 to 30/04/2018

    Artists: The Divinity School of Chung Chi College students
    Date: 14 March - 30 April 2018
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Exhibition Statement:
    Self and Gender awareness in our life journey is a long discovery process. Some relates to our childhood development and some turns to our future adulthood achievement. Some can be traced from structural constraints including religious aspect. During a course of “Gender and Ministry,” a group of divinity school students through an art workshop made their self-formation picture books to connect with their inner selves.

  • 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...
  • 08/03/2018 to 26/03/2018

    Are you a professor or student who's curious about new software in the analytics industry?

    Join our Tableau Hands-on workshop to learn what you can benefit from Tableau and we will show you step-by-step on how you can analyse data with Tableau. During this workshop, you will learn how to create an interactive dashboard from scratch and see how you can quickly visualise data and share insight with Tableau.

    Introduction to Visual Analytics Tableau Hands-on Workshop Connecting to data Creating your first visualisation Analysing data with different visualisation type (E.g. Map, Time-series and Trend) Creating interactive dashboard Sharing and publishing your dashboard Tableau Academic Program

    Mr. Bobby WU, Tableau Consultant
    Ms. KJ KIM, Tableau...

  • 06/03/2018 to 30/08/2018

    CUHK Golden Jubilee Celestial Civilian Scholarship on Hong Kong Literature 2017/18

    CUHK Golden Jubilee Celestial Civilian Scholarship on Hong Kong Literature 2017/18 is now inviting applications from full-time CUHK students taking undergraduate or research postgraduate programmes. There will be two scholarships of HK$10,000 each available. Applicants must submit a research paper / thesis / dissertation, written in either English or Chinese, on Hong Kong literature and related fields; and submit a statement of 500-800 words, written in either English or Chinese, on how they made use of the Hong Kong Literature Collection for their research paper / thesis / dissertation.

    The deadline...

  • 02/03/2018 to 05/03/2018

    Owing to the temporary suspension of electricity supply, Learning Commons (WMY) will be closed from 3 March 2018 (Saturday) 7:00 pm to 5 March 2018 (Monday) 10:00 am.

    We apologize for any inconvenience caused.

  • 01/03/2018 to 30/04/2018

    Featured Display


    1 March - 30 April 2018


    Audio-visual area, G/F, United College Wu Chung Multimedia...

  • 01/03/2018 to 01/04/2018

    To meet the demand for access to resources, the Library is pleased to announce that the initial and maximum loan periods of bound journals have now been increased. For details, please refer to the following library webpage.

    Loan period and borrowing quota Hold quota​

    Please note that Library users have the responsibility to keep track of their circulation activities including the due date of borrowed items in their “...

  • 01/03/2018 to 30/04/2018

    New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library will introduce one major modern Chinese author every two months. The author highlighted in March and April is Liu Bannong. A brief biography together with selected editions of his major works are introduced as below:

    Author: Liu Bannong (Chinese only)
    Date: 1 March – 30 April, 2018

    Biography Creative Writings: A Review Research Studies: A Review...
  • 26/02/2018 to 09/03/2018

    Artist: Wong Lai Hung, Shirley
    Date: 26 February – 9 March 2018
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Exhibition Statement:
    Having barbeque under the cherry blossom was a cute picture, there was an interesting meeting of the elegant cherry blossom and the rugged barbeque smoke.
    Sakura and BBQ Pork -- Exhibition of Shirley Wong
    Sakura and BBQ Pork -- Exhibition of Shirley Wong

  • 26/02/2018 to 12/04/2018

    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. The Library is pleased to invite Emerald Publishing and Cambridge University Press, two of the world’s leading publishers of academic journals, 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

    15 Mar 2018 (Thu) 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon


    Publishing process behind a journal How to build a personal publishing strategy Surviving peer review Polishing your work: title...
  • 26/02/2018 to 04/03/2018

    Owing to the temporary suspension of electricity supply to An Integrated Teaching Building (AITB), the Architecture Library will be closed from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm on 4 March 2018 (Sunday).

    We apologize for any inconvenience caused.

  • 26/02/2018 to 07/03/2018

    Highway to Happiness: Tips for students, teachers and everyone

    Speaker: Ajahn Brahm (Conducted in English)

    Date: 7 March 2018

    Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm

    Venue: Learning Garden, LG/F University Library, CUHK

    Enquiries: or 3943 9730


    In this talk, 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...

  • 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.

  • 15/02/2018 to 21/02/2018

    University Library

    15 February 2018 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 16-19 Februrary 2018 Closed 20-21 February 2018 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

    Learning Garden

    15 February 2018 Close at 12:30 p.m. 16-19 January 2018 Closed 20 February 2018 Open at 9:00 a.m. 21 February 2018 Open 24/7 for CUHK staff and students only

    Chung Chi Library

    15 February 2018 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 16-19 Februrary 2018 Closed 20-21 February 2018 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

    New Asia Library

    15 February 2018 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 16-19 Februrary 2018 Closed 20-21 February 2018 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

    United College Library

    15 February 2018 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 16-19 Februrary 2018 Closed 20-21 February 2018 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

    Law Library

    15 February 2018 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 16...