Opening Hours

2019/20 Academic Year

 

Term Time

First Semester:  12 August – 24 November 2019

Second Semester:  13 January – 23 January; 31 January – 19 Apr 2020

Summer Term:  1 June – 25 July 2020

Monday to Friday Saturday Sunday
G/F 8:30 am – 7:00 pm 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Closed

1/F 8:30 am – 9:00 pm 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
2/F 10:00 am – 7:00 pm Closed

 

Examination Period

First Semester Examination*:  25 November – 21 December 2019

Second Semester Examination*: 20 April – 16 May 2020

Monday to Friday Saturday Sunday
G/F 8:30 am – 9:00 pm 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Closed

(Except 24 Hours Study Area during examination period)

1/F 8:30 am – 9:00 pm 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
2/F 10:00 am – 7:00 pm Closed

*Examination period is subject to the examination timetable released from Registry.

 

24 Hours Study Area during the Examination Period*

24 Hours Study Area will be operated in the following periods:

First Semester Mid-Term Examination:  14 October – 2 November 2019

Second Semester Mid-Term Examination: 2 – 21 March 2020

Library Service Hour Access

After Hour Access

(Access by eligible users ONLY)

Monday- Friday 8:30 am – 6:45 pm 7:00 pm – 7:30 am of the following day
Saturday 9:00 am – 4:45 pm 5:00 pm – 8:00 am of the following day
Sunday and Public Holidays 8:30 am – 7:30 am of the following day

 

First Semester Examination*:  25 November – 21 December 2019

Second Semester Examination*:  20 April – 16 May 2020

Library Service Hour Access

After Hour Access

(Access by eligible users ONLY)

Monday- Friday 8:30 am – 8:45 pm 9:00 pm – 7:30 am of the following day
Saturday 9:00 am – 4:45 pm 5:00 pm – 8:00 am of the following day
Sunday and Public Holidays 8:30 am – 7:30 am of the following day

*Examination period is subject to the examination timetable released from Registry.

 

Term Holiday Break

Semester Break:  22 December 2019 – 12 January 2020

Lunar New Year Break:  25 January – 30 January 2020

Monday to Friday Saturday Sunday
G/F 8:30 am – 7:00 pm 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Closed
1/F 8:30 am – 7:00 pm 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
2/F 10:00 am – 7:00 pm Closed

 

Summer Break

Summer Break:  26 July – 9 August 2020
Monday to Friday Saturday Sunday
G/F 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Closed Closed
1/F 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
2/F 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

 

Special Opening Hours

Mid-Autumn Festival:  13 September 2019
G/F 8:30 am – 7:00 pm
1/F 8:30 am – 7:00 pm
2/F 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Christmas Eve: 24 December 2019
G/F 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
1/F 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
2/F 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
New Year Eve  : 31 December 2019
 G/F  8:30 am – 12:30 pm
 1/F  8:30 am – 12:30 pm
 2/F  10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Lunar New Year Eve  : 24 January 2020
 G/F  8:30 am – 12:30 pm
 1/F  8:30 am – 12:30 pm
 2/F  10:00 am – 12:30 pm

 

Public Holiday Closures

The Library will be CLOSED on the following Public Holidays:

14 September 2019 (Sat) The day following the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival
1 October 2019 (Tue) National Day
7 October 2019 (Mon) Chung Yeung Festival
25 December 2019 (Wed) Christmas Day
26 December 2019 (Thu) The first weekday after Christmas Day
1 January 2020 (Wed) The first day of January
25 January 2020 (Sat) Lunar New Year’s Day
 26 January 2020 (Sun) The second day of Lunar New Year
27 January 2020 (Mon) The third day of Lunar New Year
28 January 2020 (Tue) The fourth day of Lunar New Year
4 April 2020 (Sat) Ching Ming Festival
10 April 2020 (Fri) Good Friday
11 April 2020 (Sat) The day following Good Friday
13 April 2020 (Mon) Easter Monday
30 April 2020 (Thu) Birthday of the Budda
1 May 2020 (Fri) Labour Day
25 June 2020 (Thu)  Tuen Ng Festival
1 July 2020 (Wed) HKSAR Establishment Day

 

Library Arrangements During Bad Weather

  1. When Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 8 or above or Black Rainstorm Warning is hoisted before opening hours, the Library will remain closed.
  2. When Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 8 or above or Black Rainstorm Warning is lowered at or before 12:30 pm, the Library will be opened within 2 hours.
  3. When Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 8 or above or Black Rainstorm Warning is lowered after 12:30 pm, the Library will remain closed.
  4. During opening hours, the Library will be closed if the Hong Kong Observatory has announced that Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 8 or above will be hoisted in 2 hours.
  5. The Library will remain open if Black Rainstorm Warning is hoisted during opening hours.

 

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Last update: 9 August 2019