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  • 14/09/2020 to 28/10/2020

    The following workshops are designed for researchers on evaluating research impact of publications. All CUHK researchers and postgraduates are welcome to join.

    How to Measure Impact of Research Papers

    This workshop will cover:

    Where to find article-level metrics How to use citation counts and other metrics to quantify impact of research papers What are the strengths and limitations of citation metrics How to find an author’s h-index What are alternative metrics and how to find them

    Date and Time: 6 Oct (Tue) 3:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

    Venue: Online workshop

    Registration: Click here to...

  • 11/09/2020 to 02/10/2020

    University Library

    1 Oct 2020 Closed 2 Oct 2020 Closed Learning Garden 1 Oct 2020 09:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 2 Oct 2020 09:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Chung Chi Library

    1 Oct 2020 Closed 2 Oct 2020 Closed

    New Asia Library

    1 Oct 2020 Closed 2 Oct 2020 Closed

    United College Library

    1 Oct 2020 Closed 2 Oct 2020 Closed L/G Floor 1 Oct 2020 Closed 2 Oct 2020 Closed

    Law Library

    1 Oct 2020 Closed 2 Oct 2020 Closed Legal Resources Centre 1 Oct 2020 Closed 2 Oct 2020 Closed

    Architecture Library

    Open 24/7 for School of Architecture staff and students only Opening hours

    7:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. from Monday to Saturday

    *Closed on public holidays

    Staffed services 1 Oct 2020 No Services 2 Oct 2020 No Services

    Medical Library

    Open 24/7...
  • 27/08/2020 to 24/09/2020

    Research Output Management with AIMS

    The Academic Information Management System (AIMS) is the system for CUHK researchers to manage and deposit the full text of their research outputs. This workshop will demonstrate:

    Key features of AIMS and its public interface Research Portal How to input your publication records into AIMS How to deposit the full texts and related copyright issues

    CUHK researchers, administrative staff, and postgraduates who need to input publication records into AIMS are all welcome to join.

    Cantonese Session

    Date and Time: 15 Sep (Tue) 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

    English Session

    Date and Time: 24 Sep (Thu) 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

    Venue: Online Workshops...

  • 24/08/2020 to 30/10/2020

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

    Mastering Data Management Plan in One Hour

    A data management plan (DMP) is a written document that outlines how research data are acquired, managed, described, analyzed, stored, preserved, and shared. Some funding agencies require researchers to prepare a DMP at the proposal preparation stage. This workshop introduces the rationale of having a DMP, the tools for preparing a...

  • 23/08/2020 to 29/09/2020

    Join our online workshops to learn how to sharpen your research and citation management skills. All CUHK researchers and postgraduate students are welcome!

    Program 1: Sharpening Your Research Skills

    Exploring Research Information in Your Field in Multi-disciplinary Databases (I)

    This workshop will demonstrate:

    How to use ScienceDirect and IEEE Xplore to discover research information in your research field Advanced search features of the databases Multiple databases selection (where applicable)

    14 Sep (Mon) 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
    Venue : Online workshop via Zoom onlineworkshop

  • 19/08/2020 to 01/10/2020

    Teaching materials for all primary and secondary schools’ subjects of Hong Kong is now available for lending to eligible users (users with borrowing quota 30 or above).

    The latest 2 years of the collection are now housed in Chung Chi Library’s course reserve room for 2 hours short term loan. Users may borrow up to three items at any one time. A fine for HK$1.00 per hour per item will be levied on late returned material.

    For teaching materials which are located on LG/F of Chung Chi Library, the loan period is for 7 days with no renewal. Users may borrow up to ten items at any one time. A fine for HK$1.00 per day per item will be levied on late returned material....

  • 18/08/2020 to 03/10/2020
  • 17/08/2020 to 08/09/2020

    The Library Online Orientation programme for new postgraduate students is now available!

    Have a good start and join the online orientation programme to help you use CUHK Library for successful research and study on and off campus. All new postgraduates are welcome to join . Through this programme, you will get to know:

    Access to electronic and print resources, and library guides Online workshops on research and writing skills Borrowing services, research consultation and computing facilities Facilities for study and discussion Featured services for postgraduates: Research Café, Research Poster Exhibition, etc.

    The programme includes an Online Library Orientation for Postgraduate Students video series and virtual tours. Live online sessions via Zoom will also be provided...

  • 05/08/2020 to 01/10/2020

    A warm welcome to all our new students! Check out our “Introduction Video to CUHK Library”, information on library workshops and guides below to get started using the Library. Also, welcome back to staff and returning students! Please keep safe during these challenging times and we look forward to supporting you.

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    Library Guide on Support for Your Studies Off-Campus [ Read More ] Off campus Access...
  • 13/07/2020 to 31/08/2020

    To enhance the study environment and accommodate users' need on study, research and learning spaces, renovation will be untaken in the Law Library TKP 4/F & 3/F from May 18 to mid-August, 2020. During this period, the whole Law Library including TKP 4/F & 3/F collection and all group study rooms will be inaccessible. For book retrieval requests, please fill in the Online Retrieval Form . We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience caused and please contact our staff for assistance at 3943 8641 or send email to for any enquires.

  • 07/07/2020 to 30/10/2020

    CUHK Library has rolled out a new service whereby staff and students can request an e-copy of an existing library print book to be purchased if the e-copy is available.

    After Login, eligible user can submit e-copy recommendation via LibrarySearch ( ). Click the link “E-Copy Request” under “Get It “of the library book record and fill out the recommendation form. Email notification will be sent to the user advising whether the e-copy recommendation can be fulfilled.

    Special Request - Print to E-Copy...

  • 06/07/2020 to 25/09/2020

    Artists: Shek, Hin Man
    Date: 6 - 20 July and 31 August - 25 September 2020
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library

    The plans for the next episode are still up in the air.

    Shek Hin Man majors in Fine Arts at the Chinese University of Hong Kong and will graduate soon. She specializes in Chinese Gongbi painting.


    "The Final Part of Something" (Solo Display)

    Art Works:


  • 06/07/2020 to 30/10/2020

    Zoom-with-a-Librarian: CUHK Library Virtual Enquiry Service has been launched.

    Service Hours: 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday to Friday (except Public Holidays)

    What is Zoom-with-a-Librarian service?

    Through using the Zoom Conference Meeting , you can communicate with and get assistance from the librarian-on-duty by using chat to write or transfer files, screen sharing or speaking to the librarian, for example, on:

    Library services Access to library e-resources, such as databases, e-books, etc. Library collections, such as HK Studies, CUHK Digital Repository Bibliographical management tools, such as EndNote, RefWorks

    Click here for details.

  • 02/07/2020 to 31/07/2020

    Except multimedia materials, you can now choose at which CUHK Library you would like to pick up your requested items. You can see the available pick-up locations in the request procedure when you put a hold on a checked-out item.

    For details, please refer to the Library's webpages on Holds and Recalls & HKALL .

  • 18/06/2020 to 01/07/2020

    University Library

    25 June 2020 Closed 1 July 2020 Closed

    Learning Garden

    25 June 2020 Closed 1 July 2020 Closed

    Chung Chi Library

    25 June 2020 Closed 1 July 2020 Closed Late Reading Room 25 June 2020 Closed 1 July 2020 Closed

    New Asia Library

    25 June 2020 Closed 1 July 2020 Closed Late Reading Room 25 June 2020 Closed 1 July 2020 Closed

    United College Library

    25 June 2020 Closed 1 July 2020 Closed

    L/G Floor

    25 June 2020 Closed 1 July 2020 Closed

    Law Library

    25 June 2020 Closed 1 July 2020 Closed Legal Resources Centre 25 June 2020 Closed 1 July 2020 Closed

    Architecture Library

    Open 24/7 for School of Architecture staff and students only

    25 June 2020 Closed 1 July 2020 Closed Staffed services 25 June 2020 No...
  • 05/06/2020 to 19/06/2020

    The LG Floor of University Gallery will be closed for maintenance works from 11 June to 18 June 2020.

  • 01/06/2020 to 19/06/2020

    Artists: Leung, Hiu Ling
    Date: 1 - 19 June, 2020
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library

    To a relationship living in my dreams and reality,

    The uncertainty of reality, the gaps and errors of memory, the power of dreams, and my hope to escape, push me to think about what is real. Evidence, memories in people, or what we can feel? In the days we do not know what is real, what can we believe in, what can stay?

    Leung Hiu Ling was born in Hong Kong and studies Fine Arts in CUHK. She is interested in dreams and reality, fantasy and psychology, they always appeared in her art. She observes the world in a detached way, looking while keeping distance, because she thinks the distance between...

  • 01/06/2020 to 11/06/2020

    AIMS and Research Portal will be under system maintenance from 00:01am June 9 (Tue) to 11:59pm June 11 (Thu) 2020. The systems will not be available during the above period.

    For enquiries, please contact us at .

    Thank you for your understanding; we apologize for any inconvenience that may cause.

  • 18/05/2020 to 29/05/2020

    Artists: Lo Wing Tao and Tam Man Ching
    Date: 20 - 24 January, 2020 and 18 - 29 May, 2020
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    "Harsh Heat" — I have learnt at a young age that Water Ghosts are the most ferocious. If I were to become a ghost amidst the vast Summer sea, I would probably, in days reeking of sweat, slam heads against walls with brute force, sing hymns in Japanese at the top of lungs, sanitize wounds with brute force, murmur prayers in Spanish at the top of lungs, hold “good morning” towels tight within palms with brute force, and while petting doggies with tears running down boiling cheeks, make a scene.

    Lo Wing Tao (b. 1998, Hong Kong), eldest son in the family, takes interest in freestyle cooking and...

  • 08/04/2020 to 31/05/2020

    Temporary free at-home access to Adobe Creative Cloud is now available to CUHK students and educators. Please refer ITSC webpage for details.