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  • 05/01/2017 to 13/04/2017

    The Library is pleased to organize the following new series of digital scholarship workshops on its methodology, skills and tools for academics, researchers and postgraduate students. Please register now.

    Introducing Digital Scholarship Lab Facilities

    This briefing session demonstrates the use of equipment and facilities in the Digital Scholarship Lab and to introduce the software and tools available from the workstations to enable you to conduct research at the Lab at ease.

    20 Jan (Fri) 2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Click here to register
    14 Feb (Tue) 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon...

  • 18/10/2016 to 25/10/2016
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    Open Access Day (24 Oct 2016)

    The Open Access Day is to share with the University community the benefits of opening up research. Themed as “ Open in Action – Enhancing Research Impact @CUHK AIMS ”, the event is tied in with the International Open Access Week to highlight the needs of taking action now to open up research through the new Academic Information Management System (AIMS) and the institutional repository Research Portal. This new system provides a new avenue for the dissemination of research......

  • 14/10/2016 to 30/11/2016

    The Library is pleased to arrange a series of 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 your Research Output in AIMS

    AIMS is the new Academic Information Management System of CUHK. This workshop aims at demonstrating to you:

    What is AIMS and its public interface Research Portal The easy way to use AIMS for managing your research outputs Significant features of Research Portal

    20 Oct (Thu) 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon
    25 Oct (Tue) 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    22 Nov (Tue) 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Click...

  • 23/09/2016 to 30/10/2016

    We are delighted to announce that CUHK Electronic Theses & Dissertations (ETD) Collection is now accessible at the newly launched CUHK Digital Repository .

    On this new platform, about 2,500 volumes of doctoral dissertations that were previously available in microfiches were added to make the Collection a complete set of theses and dissertations produced by our research postgraduate community. In addition, users are able to browse and search in this Collection by author, degree, department/division and year, or across all collections in the Repository. We believe this will enhance your online experience.

  • 13/05/2016 to 03/06/2016

    Academic Librarian 4 - Sustainable Academic Libraries: Now and Beyond Banner

    Initiated by CUHK Library, the Academic Librarian Conference series were previously held at CUHK (Academic Librarian 1 and Academic Librarian 3) and the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (Academic Librarian 2). The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) Library and the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) Library will jointly host a two-day conference on 2-3 June 2016 entitled "Academic Librarian 4 - Sustainable Academic Libraries: Now and Beyond.” AL4 addresses the multi-dimensional issues of...

  • 22/04/2016 to 22/05/2016

    Web For All Gold Award

    CUHK Library website has won its first Gold Award in the Web Accessibility Recognition Scheme 2016, jointly organised by the Office of the Government Chief Information Officer (OGCIO) and the Equal Opportunities Commission.

    The Library website met the criteria to provide better web accessibility features to all users of the website. The Library’s mobile-responsive website was redesigned last year with new features such interactive floor plans and real time availability of PCs, together with the fundamental aim to improve accessibility.

    CUHK Library’s...

  • 30/03/2016 to 30/04/2016
    Book Exhibition
    Date: 30 March 2016 – 30 April 2016
    Venue: Lobby, University Library, CUHK
    Opening Hours:
    Exhibition Summary
    Exhibit Bibliography
    Talk Series
    Talk 1
    Topic: When non-native speakers meet Cantonese
    Prof. Stephen Matthews (Department of Linguistics, HKU)
    Prof. John Wakefield (Department of English Language and Literature, HKBU)
    Prof. Shin Kataoka (Department of Linguistics and Modern Language Studies, HKIEd)
  • 23/03/2016 to 30/04/2016

    Date: 31st March 2016 (Thursday)

    Time: 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

    Venue: Digital Scholarship Lab, University Library

    All Library users are welcome to join the forum and express their views on the refurbishment projects for CUHK Library . We look forward to hearing from you. If you can’t make the forum in person please email your views to by 30th April, 2016.

  • 18/02/2016 to 04/03/2016

    The Library is delighted to invite Mrs. Nelly Lichauco Fung to share with us her journey in time through Philippine history from an individual perspective and her family's story. It is often quoted that "400 years in a convent, and 50 years in Hollywood". Is it a valid description in the evolution of a national identity? Mrs. Fung will enlighten us on her views on this talk. All are welcome, no registration is needed.

    Speaker: Mrs. Nelly Lichauco Fung
    Moderator: Professor Ian Morley, Assistant Professor in the Department of History
    Venue: User Education Room 1, G/F, University Library
    Date: March 3, 2016 (Thursday)
    Time: 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

  • 19/09/2014

    Speaker: Yuen Chi Hung (雄仔叔叔)
    Date: 19 September 2014 (Fri)
    Time: 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

    Language: Cantonese
    Enquiry: 3943 8733 or email to

    Dialogues in the Arts: Imagination, Where From? 藝文縱談: 想像何來?Dialogues in the Arts: Imagination, Where From? 藝文縱談: 想像何來?...

  • 03/03/2014

    The Library arranged with Wiley, a leading publisher of academic journals, to provide a talk for staff and postgraduate students on open access publishing.

    Speaker: Ms Rachel Burley, Vice-President & Director, Open Access, Wiley
    Time: 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Language: English
    Venue: Open Forum, Learning Garden, LG/F, University Library

    Library Talk: Open Access Publishing 圖書館講座:開放取用出版