Library 6/F – Floor Polishing (2 Jun to 8 Jun 2020)

Please note that Library 6/F will be closed from 2 Jun to 8 Jun 2020 due to floor polishing.

The 6/F collection could be returned at G/F Circulation Counter during that period. If users have any needs for the 6/F collection, please contact our counter staff on other floors for assistance.

We apologize for any inconvenience caused.

HKSYU Library
26-5-2020

New database: 瀚文民國書庫

The Library is pleased to launch the following database:
1. 瀚文民國書庫
《瀚文民國書庫》是北京瀚文典藏文化有限公司推出的中國近代(民國)電子圖書全文資料庫,收錄自1900年前後至1949年之前出版的優秀圖書,共約八萬餘種十二萬餘冊,包括哲學宗教、社會科學、政治、法律、軍事、經濟、文化藝術、教育、語言文字、文學、歷史地理、科學與技術、綜合性圖書13個一級類目。

The library has other databases available for HKSYU users, further information can be found here.


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Temporarily Suspension of Electricity Supply on 13 June 2020 (Saturday)

Due to maintenance work in the Library Complex Building, electricity supply will be temporarily suspended on 13 June 2020 (Saturday) from 9:30am-4:00pm. Library website, online renewal and reservation, Institutional Repository will be temporarily unavailable.

We apologize for any inconvenience caused. HKSYU Library

Library Opening Hours (from 21 May 2020 until further notice)

Library opening hours will be changed from 21 May 2020 (Thursday) until further notice:

DateOpening Hours
21 May 2020 (Thu) until further notice
Monday to Saturday
9:00 am – 5:30 pm
(6/F : 9:00 am – 5:00 pm)

Sunday & public holidays will be closed.

We apologize for any inconvenience caused.

HKSYU Library
19-5-2020

256 Textbooks Freely available on ScienceDirect during the COVID-19 pandemic

256 textbooks in ScienceDirect are freely available to  HKSYU users until 31 August 2020.  These textbooks provide foundational information in a range of fields spanning across Science, Technology, Medicine and Social Science, including Computer Science, Math/Statistics, Chemistry, Engineering, Health Sciences, Life Sciences, Psychology, Security, Forensics, Finance, etc. Please find the detailed title list for your reference.

Trial database: 尚儀近代華文書籍暨圖像資料庫

The following trial database has been activated for our library:
1. 尚儀近代華文書籍暨圖像資料庫
尚儀近代華文書籍暨圖像資料庫收錄自1900年至1949年期間,在中國大陸所出版的繁中圖書,全文數量約12萬種,未來將持續增加。書籍種類包含了人文思潮、社會研究、政治法律、史地教育、翻譯文學…等等,均有詳細分類,絕大部份具有全文檢索功能,並提供線上全文閱讀、目錄瀏覽、縮圖瀏覽、全文檢索、列印…等功能。
Users are welcome to access the trial databases through here
If you have any comment about the trial databases, please send to pcomment@hksyu.edu
Hong Kong Shue Yan University Library

Suspension of the CHANT Database from 13-16 March 2020

Due to the suspension of electricity supply of the Institute of Chinese Studies of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, the CHANT Database will be suspended from 6:00pm HKT 13 March to 9:00am HKT 16 March, 2020. We apologize for any inconvenience caused. Thank you for your attention.
HKSYU Library
06-03-2020

New database: Gallup Analytics

The Library is pleased to launch the following database:
1. Gallup Analytics
Gallup Analytics is an online platform that provides subscribers with access to nearly a century of U.S. data and a decade of global tracking data from the Gallup World Poll.
Subscribers can search, examine, compare and export:

• over 80 years of U.S. national data
• almost a decade of U.S. data by city and state
• over a decade of global data from more than 160 countries
• data sorted by demographic categories
• direct citations of Gallup’s work

The library has other databases available for HKSYU users, further information can be found here
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