Library 5/F will be closed from 3 Jun to 23 Aug 2014 圖書館五樓於6月3日至8月23日暫停開放

Library Notice

Please be informed that Library renovation will be carried out from 3rd June to 23rd August. Library 5/F will be closed during this period. The photocopying card services will be temporarily moved to the circulation counter on G/F. For enquiries, please contact our counter staff on the other floors. We apologize for any inconvenience caused.

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Opening Hours from 3 Jun to 23 Aug (6月3日至8月23日的開放時間)

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Starting from 3 June to 23 Aug 2014, Library opening hours will be as follows:

Date Opening Hours Circulation Service
Monday – Saturday 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
5/F: *closed
6/F: 9:30 am – 6:30 pm
G/F: 9:15 am – 6:45 pm
6/F: 9:30 am – 6:30 pm

*5/F will be closed from 3rd June to 23rd August due to the Library renovation.
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日 期 開 放 時 間 流通服務時間
星期一至六 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
六棲: 9:30 am – 6:30 pm
地下: 9:15 am – 6:45 pm
六樓: 9:30 am – 6:30 pm


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漢達文庫暫停服務 CHANT Database suspended

Library Notice
Due to emergent network system maintenance, service of the CHANT Database has been temporarily suspended until further notice. We apologize for any inconvenience caused. Thank you for your attention.
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Take Good Care of Library Materials

Library Notice
Recently, some of our Library collections were found damaged with pages and barcodes torn out. Please be reminded that readers are prohibited to damage any Library properties. Please take good care of Library materials and observe the Library regulations.
Thank you for your cooperation.

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Summer Reading Contract 2014

Hong Kong Shue Yan University Library

Department of English Language and Literature

Summer Reading Contract


Exhibition area:

2/F Library Complex

Display period:

2 May – 13 May 2014

Books on display can be looked at BUT no borrowing is allowed.

Borrowing period:

14 May – 30 September 2014

Students from the Department of English Language and Literature can borrow the books on display and make contracts with their lecturers to read them during the summer vacation.

Opening hours:

8:45 am to 8:30 pm (Monday to Friday)

8:45 am to 6:30 pm (Saturday)

Contract verification period: 1 September – 30 September 2014

Lecturers will interview students, verify reading contracts, and log details for the Department’s records.

New Databases

You can access these new databases via the Library website.
1. The Economist Historical Archive 1843-
The Economist Historical Archive delivers a complete searchable copy of every issue of The Economist from 1843 (three to four years embargo). Full-colour images, multiple search indexes, and the facility to browse each and every issue – all combine to offer a unique primary source covering the 19th and 20th centuries.
2. ICLR Online
ICLR Online is the hub of legal authorities dating back to 1865, a dedicated case law platform presenting the cases that matter in a comprehensive and readable format. The platform combines the law reports with powerful Citator+ index cards to present all the relevant case information in one screen, making legal research easier than ever, and ICLR judgments are triple checked for accuracy and presented with absolute clarity.
HKSYU Library subscribes the following law reports & case reports online in the platform:
The Law Reports (1865 to present day)
The Weekly Law Reports (1953 to present day)
The Industrial Cases Reports (1972 to present day)
The Business Law Reports (2007 to present day)
The Public & Third Sector Law Reports (2009 to present day)
The Library has other databases available for HKSYU users; further information can be found here.
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Deposit Refund 辦理退保證金手續

Library Notice
Final year students who wish to complete the procedure for deposit refund should go to the Library counter on G/F, 2/F or 3/F. (The 3/F counter will provide this service until 31 May 2014 only). Please note that graduates* can no longer borrow Library materials or access online databases remotely once the procedure is completed but can still enter the Library and use the facilities until 31 August 2014.
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畢業生如需辦理退回保證金手續,請前往圖書館地下、二樓或三樓櫃位辦理(三樓櫃位只提供這項服務至五月底)。當圖書館職員在《畢業生申請退回保證金表格》 上蓋印後,畢業生*將不能再借閱圖書館資料及在館外使用線上資料庫,但仍可進館閱讀及使用設施,直至二零一四年八月三十一日止。
*The borrowing privileges of year 4 final students will be ended on 30 June 2014.

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