(Issue 168/July 2021) Difficult to travel abroad in recent years? Why not take this time to discover the local heritage in the city. From now till the end of August, Good Read Corner@Library features literary works about places with cultural and historical implications, e.g. old housing estates, factory buildings etc. Explore a different Hong Kong […]
(Issue 168/July 2021) Looking for work experience, IT skills enhancement and opportunities for personal growth? The Library Student Ambassador Programme will help you achieve all these! The Library is now looking for energetic, sociable, passionate students to join us as Library Student Ambassadors for AY2021/22. If you want to learn more about the Library and […]
(Issue 168/July 2021) Are there only books in the Library? Far from that. Many Academy Award nominations and award-winning movies have just arrived and added to our DVD collection! Bring any of the superb movies home and chill out your summer.
(Issue 168/July 2021) Have your say in our development path. Every small step counts in finishing a long route. The Library is preparing a strategic plan for next year’s services. Tell us what you think and share your ideas with us to better shape our future via the Suggestion Form.
(Issue 167/June 2021) Have you been seeking a slow pace of life? Try imagining your life as a museum tour or gallery visit, and you will see the aesthetic side of it. By joining the two reading sessions of the book《天地有大美: 蔣勳和你談生活美學》this summer, you may be inspired to discover the hidden beauty in your life […]
(Issue 167/June 2021) Literary works of five renowned local women writers (小思、亦舒、李碧華、胡燕青和張小嫻) are being featured at the Good Read Corner until the end of June under the theme of ‘Introduction of Women Writers in Hong Kong’. The selected titles, in the form of prose or fiction, depict Hong Kong culture of different generations. Through the […]
(Issue 167/June 2021) Beautiful pouches were made by students at the Omamori DIY Workshop held in the Library! The pouches are a type of Japanese amulet that protect their owners from bad luck and evil spirits. It was a wonderful workshop for participants to share a unique cultural experience of artifact creation. Organized by the […]
(Issue 167/June 2021) To support your academic needs, the Library has selected a number of potentially useful resources via different vendors. Four databases are available for trial until the end of July: Databases 1. Handbook of Translation Studies Online (via John Benjamins) 2. 中國上市公司環境研究數據庫 (via CSMAR) eBooks 3. Elgaronline (subject areas: business, management, economics, law, […]
(Issue 167/June 2021) EBSCO Information Services – Do you know what a ‘Podcast’ is? This kind of digital media is becoming more popular and has been influencing the way we learn. ‘What is a Podcast?’ Search Competition is currently held to embrace this emerging trend. Join the Competition to win a prize by 18 June […]
(Issue 166/May 2021) Students from the course AD1101 offered by the Department of Art and Design are excited to showcase their coursework masterpieces in this end-of-term student work Exhibition. Under the guidance of Mr Chan Kei Him, students have used different media and tools to create a wide diversity of art makings, such as drawings, […]