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  • 29/09/2020 to 31/12/2020

    葉靈鳳先生家人將其珍貴藏書、照片、手稿及個人物品捐贈予香港中文大學圖書館收藏,由即日起於大學圖書館 香港文學特藏室 展出部分珍貴藏品,藉以展現葉靈鳳先生後半生的香港生活。葉靈鳳為香港重要文化人,本年度由三聯書店出版了《葉靈鳳日記》,由盧瑋鑾策劃及題箋,張詠梅注釋,日記橫跨1943至1974年,為研究葉靈鳳其人其作的可靠材料。是次展覽展出 《葉靈鳳日記》 所載與葉氏相關的重要研究資料,冀能讓參觀者從照片、日記手稿、藏書及檔案等,了解葉靈鳳的家庭生活、交往的文人圈子及日治時期的文化工作;觀賞「愛書家」葉靈鳳先生的藏書,一窺其買書軼事;並可⼀探《日記》從原稿整理出版為《葉靈鳳日記》的編輯經過。展覽歡迎公眾人士參觀,詳情可聯絡圖書館特藏組(電郵: )查詢。

    葉靈鳳(1905-1975),原名葉蘊璞,江蘇南京人。1924年曾進上海美術專科學校學習。1925年加入創造社,開始文學創作。1938年廣州失守時適在香港,未能北返,遂在香港定居,直到1975年病逝。葉靈鳳歷任 《立報.言林》 、《大眾周刊...

  • 28/09/2020 to 23/10/2020

    Date: 28 September – 23 October 2020
    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 art works display showcases the landscape paintings of the Qing Dynasty...

  • 21/09/2020 to 21/10/2020

    The New Additions page has been revamped with a new look and new functions. It can be accessed via New Additions Icon button on the Library home page, or by the direct URL .

    The Home page provides a quick glimpse of selected new book cover images of both physical materials and electronic resources. Click the cover image or the title will link you to the full record on the LibrarySearch .

    New Additions webpage

    The Full List...

  • 18/09/2020 to 08/11/2020

    Date: 28 August, 2020 - 8 November, 2020
    Venue: G/F, University Library
    Virtual Exhibition:





  • 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.