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  • 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

  • 05/01/2018 to 05/02/2018

    We have recently received the report of a phishing email which appears to be sent on behalf of the CUHK Library. The hyperlink inside the message actually points to a malicious web page which appears to be gathering CUHK Login passwords from the victims who visited the link.

    The content of the email was as follows,

    Dear Library User,

    Our records show that your access to CUHK Library System is about to expire. Due to security precautions established to protect University Libraries System, you have to renew your library account on a regular base, so please use the following link reactivation .htm

    After your successful authentication, your access will be restored...

  • 02/01/2018 to 22/03/2018

    The Library offers the following workshops for academics, researchers and postgraduate students to introduce various tools for conducting digital scholarship research and the method of handling research data. You are welcome to join.

    Digital Humanities: Introduction to Tools and Methodology

    Digital humanities is a new form of research increasingly embraced by scholars in arts and humanities. This seminar will show to you:

    Concept of digital humanities research and the research methods used How to apply popular digital tools on GIS, text mining and analysis, data and network visualisation, etc. in digital humanities research Examples on digital humanities research projects from worldwide to illustrate the use of research methods and tools used

    22 Jan...

  • 02/01/2018 to 12/01/2018

    Date: January 2 - 12, 2018
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Artist Statement:
    Born in 1993, Tam Cheuk Lam Jessie enjoys cooking no matter how funny it is. She realizes that life is somehow more important than art. She is currently studying Fine Arts in CUHK.
    Zheng Tianyi, currently studying at the CUHK Department of Fine Arts, will graduate in the coming year. Her artworks focus on ready-made objects, installations and videos as well as issues on space and identity. Relationship between technology and human is also one of the topics she concerns recently.

  • 02/01/2018 to 28/02/2018

    New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library will exhibit one major modern Chinese author every two months. A brief biography together with select critical editions of their major works will be displayed. The author displayed in January and February is Ye Lingfeng. For enquiry, please contact us at 3943-7655.

    Author: Ye Lingfeng
    Date: 2 January – 28 February, 2018
    Venue: 1/F, New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library
    Author Web Page: Ye Lingfeng


  • 02/01/2018 to 28/02/2018

    Featured Display


    2 January - 28 February 2018


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

  • 01/01/2018 to 14/03/2018

    The following is a new series of workshops specifically designed for researchers on research data management and research impact. All CUHK researchers and postgraduates are welcome to join.

    Program 1: Enhancing Your Research Impact Program 2: Managing Your Research Data

    Program 1: Enhancing Your Research Impact

    Using Citation Analysis Tools to Enhance Your Research Dissemination

    The workshop will introduce how to:

    Find ranking of journals from Journal Citation Reports on InCites and SCImago for selecting the best journal for publication Use Match in EndNote to locate appropriate journals for your manuscript Use InCites to compare journal...
  • 22/12/2017 to 07/01/2018

    The suspension of lift services is extended from 22 December 2017 (Friday) to 7 January 2018 (Sunday) due to lift replacement work.

    For enquiry and assistance, please call us at 3943-7655 or send an e-mail to .

    We are sorry for any inconvenience caused!

    Suspension Period of Lift Services Extended in New Asia College Library...

  • 21/12/2017 to 10/01/2018

    The Library is pleased to organise the following public talk by Prof. Grace S. Fong of McGill University. All are welcome to join!

    Writing and Local Identity: Literary Women of the Pearl River Delta of Guangdong in the 18th and 19th Centuries

    Prof. Grace Fong
    Professor of Chinese Literature, Department of East Asian Studies, McGill University
    Visiting Professor, School of Chinese, The University of Hong Kong

    Abstract of the talk
    On the southern margins of the Qing empire, Guangdong has been seen as an evolving site of regional culture, education, and commerce, particularly in the Pearl River Delta counties surrounding the provincial capital Guangzhou in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. While anthropologists have uncovered a...

  • 18/12/2017 to 29/12/2017

    Date: December 18 - 29, 2017
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Exhibition Statement:
    Eyes shut,
    Draw a circle.
    (I began my bravura.)
    You shook me off with the softest grin—
    None left but the circle.
    Sun Ziping
    Life is a cramped enclosure:
    It does not always let “us” all in.
    The slightest step astray pushes me out of yours,
    Or you out of mine.

    “Please mind the gap and the closing doors—”
    Yet the train doors squeeze me into you again.
    Man evolves to learn four vague ideas of interpersonal distances*:
    A public distance of 3.7m to 7.6m, for random strangers and public speeches;
    A social distance of 1.2m to 3.7m, for acquaintances and social occasions;

  • 04/12/2017 to 15/12/2017

    Date: December 4 - 15, 2017
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Exhibition Statement:
    hey miss/sir,
    opps sorry, sir/miss.
    Your judgement is not necessary.
    "All my clothes come from my closet" -- Joint Exhibition of Chui Tsz Ho, Poon Yin Tung and Chan Ting

  • 24/11/2017 to 25/11/2017

    CUHK Alumni Homecoming 2017

    The University Library will be open to CUHK alumni on the CUHK Alumni Homecoming Day.
    We are expecting many visitors, but will try to minimize any disruption.
    We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience caused....

  • 20/11/2017 to 01/12/2017

    Date: 20 November – 1 December, 2017
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Over the years, the Chinese University of Hong Kong Library has acquired very finely reproduced artworks made by specialists including the Nigensha Publishing Co. Ltd. in Japan and kept in the New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library. The Collection consists of calligraphy and paintings reproduced from the Tang to the Qing Dynasty. The originals of these artworks are housed in different museums such as National Palace Museum, Taipei, Shanghai Museum, and British Museum. The artwork reproduction requires a high standard of professional and specialized skills.
    This exhibition showcases the fan paintings of the Four Masters of the Ming Dynasty including Shen Zhou, Wen...

  • 06/11/2017 to 17/11/2017

    Date: 6 –17 November, 2017
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Exhibition Statement:
    This exhibition intends to investigate how the painters in the past perceiving the world based on imitation from paintings of the old masters. Painting can be understood as the process of the co-operation of sight, hand and human-mind. It does not only illustrate what did the painter see but also reflects the painter’s internalization from the outside world. Through investigating on landscape paintings, this exhibition focuses on how painters in the past perceiving the world. Besides it will be asked that if there are any common attributes among oriental and western art.

  • 02/11/2017 to 23/11/2017

    Short talk by academic staff
    Presentations on research
    Exchange ideas among postgraduates
    Enhancing presentation skills from feedback…

    The tenth Research Café organized by the Library will be held on 23 Nov. The theme is Socialist China Studies . Postgraduates, academics and researchers are all welcome to attend ! The Café is consist of a talk by Prof. PANG Laikwan of the Department of Cultural and Religious Studies on “Culture and Politics in Maoist China”, and three presentations by research postgraduates. Prof. Pang will moderate the presentations and discussion. Dr. Benson Lee of The Independent Learning Centre (ILC) will provide feedback on student presentation skills.

    Date: 23 Nov...

  • 01/11/2017 to 15/11/2017

    Co-organized with the Centre for Learning Enhancement And Research (CLEAR), the Library is pleased to offer a new advanced NVivo workshop for staff and postgraduate students to use NVivo to conduct research analysis. CUHK staff and postgraduate students are all welcome to join .

    Strategies to advance qualitative data analysis: from thematic, matrix coding to text queries through NVivo

    When analysing qualitative data, researchers can use an inductive or deductive approach to examining sources of data. Coding may allow us to formulate a framework or identify sources of evidence with respect to the approaches used. Categories emerge when individual coding is clustered into levels of sub-themes. To address research questions, researchers can further explore relationships...

  • 01/11/2017 to 31/12/2017

    Featured Display


    November - December 2017


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

  • 01/11/2017 to 29/12/2017

    New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library will exhibit one major modern Chinese author every two months. A brief biography together with select critical editions of their major works will be displayed. The author displayed in November and December is Yang Kui. For enquiry, please contact us at 3943-7655.

    Author: Yang Kui
    Date: 1 November – 29 December, 2017
    Venue: 1/F, New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library
    Author Web Page: Yang Kui


  • 24/10/2017 to 03/11/2017

    Date: October 24 – November 3, 2017
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Artist(s) Statement:
    Tao Hoi Chuen is a currently senior Fine Arts student in the Chinese University of Hong Kong, mainly majoring in Chinese paintings, calligraphy and oil paintings. His works have been exhibited in Hong Kong and Taiwan. Received awards include "Wucius Wong New Ink Art Award" and "Madam Jan Yunbor Memorial Awards for Chinese Painting and Calligraphy".
    épochè -- Exhibition of Tao Hoi Chuen Jacky


  • 13/10/2017 to 28/11/2017

    為配合「岐黃古籍展新姿 -- 莊兆祥教授藏中醫善本古籍展覽」,香港中文大學中醫學院及大學圖書館將舉辦下系列講座:

    講者:吳梓新博士 香港中文大學中醫學院講師
    日期:2017年10月26日 (星期四)

    講座二:中大校園的《本草綱目》-- 中藥園導賞 (滿額)
    講者:陳錦良博士 香港中文大學中醫學院講師
    日期:2017年11月16日 (星期四)
    地點:大學圖書館地下研討室(1) (分享介紹)
    參觀香港中文大學中藥園 (導賞)

    講者:陳詩雅醫師 香港中文大學中醫學院講師
    日期:2017年11月28日 (星期二)

    「岐黃古籍展新姿 -- 莊兆祥教授藏中醫善本古籍展覽」
    日期: 2017年9月28日 - 2018年1月30日
    查詢:3943 8740 / 3943 7305
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