Thursday, December 1, 2016


Please note that the opening hours of Architecture Library on Christmas and New Year Holidays as follows:

Open 24/7 for School of Architecture staff and students only


Opening hours
Staffed services
Dec 21, 2016  
(Wed)
7:30 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Dec 24 – 27, 2016 
(Sat – Tue)
Closed
No Services
Dec 28 – 30, 2016
(Wed – Fri)
7:30 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Dec 31, 2016 – 2 Jan 2017  
(Sat – Mon)
Closed
No Services

*Library opening hours are subject to change.  Please check the Library webpages before your visit.


聖誕及新年假期開放時間 

建築學圖書館於聖誕及新年假期開放時間如下:
每週七天每天二十四小時開放予建築學院教職員及學生使用


開放時間
服務時間
2016 12 21  
(星期)
上午7:30 - 下午10:00
上午11:00 - 下午5:30
2016 12 24 27
(星期六至二)
關閉
暫停服務
2016 12 28 30  
(星期三至五)
上午7:30 - 下午10:00
上午11:00 - 下午5:30
2016 12 31
20171 2
(星期六至二)
關閉
暫停服務

*圖書館開放時間可因應需要而改動,請於到訪前查閱圖書館網頁。

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Temporary Closure of Architecture Library

The Architecture Library will be temporary closed for cleaning from 12 November 2016 (Saturday) at 5 pm and re-open on 13 November 2016 (Sunday) at 2 pm.

We apologize for any inconvenience caused.


建築學圖書館臨時關閉

因進行清潔,建築學圖書館將於二零一六年十一月十二日(星期六)下午五時至十一月十三日(星期日)下午二時關閉。

不便之處,敬請原諒。


Thursday, September 29, 2016


Please note that the opening hours of Architecture Library on Chung Yeung Festival as follows:

Open 24/7 for School of Architecture staff and students only


Opening hours
Staffed services
Oct 9, 2016  (Sun)
Closed
No Services
Oct 10, 2016  (Mon)
Closed
No Services



重陽節及重陽節翌日之開放時間 

建築學圖書館於重陽節及重陽節翌日之開放時間如下:
每週七天每天二十四小時開放予建築學院教職員及學生使用


開放時間
服務時間
2016 10 9  
(星期日)
關閉
暫停服務
2016 10 10
 (星期)
關閉
暫停服務


Friday, September 2, 2016


Please note that the opening hours of Architecture Library on Mid-Autumn Festival and National Day as follows:

Open 24/7for School of Architecture staff and students only


Opening hours
Staffed services
Sep 15, 2016  (Thu)
7:30 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sep 16, 2016  (Fri)
Closed
No Services
Oct 1, 2016  (Sat)
Closed
No Services



中秋節及國慶日開放時間 

建築學圖書館於中秋節及國慶日開放時間如下:

每週七天每天二十四小時開放予建築學院教職員及學生使用


開放時間
服務時間
2016 9 15  
(星期四)
上午7:30 - 下午10:00
上午11:00 - 下午5:30
2016 9 16  
(星期五)
關閉
暫停服務
2016 10 1  
(星期六)
關閉
暫停服務

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Temporary Closure of Architecture Library 

The Architecture Library will be temporary closed for cleaning from 27 August 2016 (Saturday) at 5 pm and re-open on 28 August 2016 (Sunday) at 2 pm.

We apologize for any inconvenience caused.

建築學圖書館臨時關閉

因進行清潔,建築學圖書館將於二零一六年八月二十七日(星期六)下午五時至八月二十八日(星期日)下午二時關閉。

不便之處,敬請原諒。

Tuesday, July 5, 2016



Owing to the temporary suspension of electricity supply to An Integrated Teaching Building (AITB), the Architecture Library will be closed from on 16 July 2016 (Saturday) at 4:00 pm and re-open on 18 July 2016 (Monday) at 9:00 am.

We apologize for any inconvenience caused.


建築學圖書館臨時關閉

由於綜合教學大樓 (AITB) 暫停電力供應,建築學圖書館將於二零一六年七月十六日(星期六)下午四時至七月十八日(星期一)上午上午九時關閉。

不便之處,敬請原諒。

Monday, May 9, 2016

Temporary Closure of Architecture Library


The Architecture Library will be temporary closed for cleaning from 21 May 2016 (Saturday) at 5 pm and re-open on 22 May 2016 (Sunday) at 6 pm.
We apologize for any inconvenience caused.


建築學圖書館臨時關閉

因進行清潔,建築學圖書館將於二零一六年五月二十一日(星期六)下午五時至五月二十二日(星期日)下午六時關閉。

不便之處,敬請原諒。

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Temporary Closure of Architecture Library

The Architecture Library will be temporary closed for cleaning from 27 February 2016 (Saturday) at 5 pm and re-open on 28 February 2016 (Sunday) at 6 pm.
We apologize for any inconvenience caused.


建築學圖書館臨時關閉

因進行清潔,建築學圖書館將於二零一六年二月二十七日(星期六)下午五時至二月二十八日(星期日)下午六時關閉。

不便之處,敬請原諒。

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Library Workshops for Research Postgraduates: Winning Academic Presentation Skills

Date: 02/02/2016 to 08/03/2016
The Library is pleased to offer in Mar 2016 the following three discussion workshops on presentation skills, and poster design and presentation that are co-organized with the Independent Learning Centre (ILC) for research postgraduate students:


Presentation Skills for Postgraduate Students
1 Mar (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
This workshop covers the essential strategies that will help you plan and deliver presentations that effectively convey your message at a conference, group meeting or any other research-related event. You will discuss the key steps of the development process and learn how to optimize the design and use of visual aids, as well as how to best present data. You will also explore various ways of preparing for and dealing with questions.
Instructor: Mr. Pierre Assier, Lecturer, ILC
Language: English
Poster Design and Presentation for Postgraduate Students
7 Mar (Mon) 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
This workshop covers poster design essentials to help you effectively present your research, both visually and orally, at poster presentation sessions. Through discussions and the analysis of samples, you will learn how to select and organize the content of your poster, as well as how to best use it as a visual aid. You will also explore key strategies to deliver your poster presentation and deal with questions.
Instructor: Mr. Pierre Assier, Lecturer, ILC
Language: English
Fluent and Successful: Oral Presentation Skills in Chinese
8 Mar (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
In this workshop, you will learn about various types of oral presentations for academic purposes. You will discuss how to make the best use of the presentation format, and will examine the issues that you will need to pay attention to when presenting in Cantonese. You will also discuss the use of multimedia tools and how to deal with difficulties that you might experience during oral presentations.
Instructor: Dr. Felix Chao, Senior Lecturer, ILC
Language: Cantonese supplemented with Putonghua
Venue: Idea Exchange, Research Commons, 1/F, University Library
Registration: Complete the Online Registration Form

Sunday, January 24, 2016

Research Skills Workshops Series (Jan to Mar 2016)

The Library is pleased to arrange a series of research skills workshops for researchers and postgraduate students. CUHK researchers and postgraduate students are all welcome to join the workshops. Interested undergraduate students are also welcome to attend.




Program 1: Sharpen Your Research Skills
Finding Theses and Dissertations in Your Research Area
This workshop demonstrates how to locate theses and dissertations from universities in Hong Kong, China and other countries.
14 Jan (Thu) 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
26 Jan (Tue) 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Venue: User Education Room 1, G/F, University Library
Using Web of Science to Find Journal Articles and Citation Counts
This workshop demonstrates how to use Web of Science Core Collection:
  • to search for quality academic papers
  • to find the citation counts of research papers
  • to find h-index of an author
19 Jan (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Venue: Multi-purpose Room 1, 1/F, University Library
Using Scopus to Find Journal Articles and Citation Counts
This workshop demonstrates how to use Scopus:
  • to search for quality academic papers
  • to find the citation counts of research papers
  • to find h-index of an author
24 Feb (Wed) 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Venue: Multi-purpose Room 1, 1/F, University Library
Conducting A Good Literature Review
This workshop covers the following to help you conduct a good literature review to identify gaps in the literature and formulate your research question:
  • The purpose and process of literature review
  • The strategies and sources for identifying literature reviews in various disciplines
  • Search skills for literature databases
29 Jan (Fri) 6:30 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.
Venue: User Education Room 1, G/F, University Library
Program 2: Managing Citations for Your Research
Managing Reference Citations with RefWorks
This workshop will demonstrate:
  • How to use RefWorks, a web-based bibliography management tool, to produce bibliographies and in-text references in a variety of citation styles (e.g. MLA, APA, Chicago, etc.)
  • How to use a cloud-based version of RefWorks
23 Jan (Sat) 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
3 Feb (Wed) 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Venue: Multi-purpose Room 1, 1/F, University Library
Mendeley for Researchers
Mendeley is a powerful and free reference manager to organize your research papers. This workshop demonstrates:
  • How to format your citations into a bibliography in a chosen citation style
  • How to annotate and highlight in your PDFs
  • How to share references with others for better collaboration
31 Mar (Thu) 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Venue: Multi-purpose Room 1, 1/F, University Library
Program 3: Disseminating Your Research Paper Effectively
Open Access for Your Publications
Open Access allows your research papers to be freely available online to maximize their visibility and use, and the authors have the means to control integrity of their rights in their publications. This workshop demonstrates:
  • Concept, types and importance of OA
  • How to choose appropriate Open Access journals and in-house green repositories for sharing scholarly works
  • How to use OA to promote personal research work and build academic reputation
23 Feb (Tue) 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Venue: User Education Room 1, G/F, University Library
Program 4: Measuring and Showcasing Your Research Impact
Managing Your Author Identity – ORCID iD
Establishing an author identity with the use of ID is increasingly important to distinguish yourself accurately in the research community from those of others with similar names so that your scholarly publications can be easily recognized. ORCID is an open, non-profit, community-driven effort to serve this purpose. This workshop aims at showing you:
  • What is ORCID iD and why use it
  • How to set-up an ORCID profile as a free and persistent digital identifier that uniquely distinguishes yourself
  • How to connect your research activities such as your latest publication, and linking automatically your other IDs such as ResearcherID with ORCID iD
27 Feb (Sat) 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Venue: Multi-purpose Room 1, 1/F, University Library
Program 5: Copyright and Research
Copyright for Scholarly Publishing
This workshop will demonstrate:
  • Copyright issues relating to scholarly publishing
  • Retain your own author's rights in scholarly publishing
  • Using Creative Commons license for copyright protection in open access environment
29 Feb (Mon) 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
23 Mar (Wed) 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Venue: User Education Room 1, G/F, University Library
Copyright for Thesis Writing
This workshop covers:
  • What is copyright?
  • Copyright context in Hong Kong
  • Who holds ownership of the copyright to a CUHK thesis or dissertation?
  • What is third party copyright material?
  • Copyright exemption - Fair Dealing
  • What you should do with third party copyright materials in your thesis?
  • What you should do when using your own published journal article in your thesis?
16 Mar (Wed) 6:30 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.
Venue: User Education Room 1, G/F, University Library
Medium of Instruction: Cantonese (English might be used if users require.)
Registration: Complete the Online Registration Form

Donation Ceremony of the Professor Eric Lye Kum Chew Collection

黎錦超教授特藏捐贈典禮





To acknowledge the generous donation by Mrs. Joan Leung Lye, wife of the late Professor Eric Lye, a donation ceremony of the “Professor Eric Lye Kum Chew Collection” was held by the School of Architecture on 14 January 2016 in the Architecture Library.  Officiating guests included (from left to right): Professor Nelson Chen, Director of the School of Architecture; Professor Chiu Chi-yue, Dean of Social Science; Mrs. Joan Leung Lye; Professor Fok Tai-fai, Pro-Vice-Chancellor; Ms. Louise Jones, University Librarian and Professor Ho Puay-Peng, School of Architecture.

Please visit the Library Catalogue for details on the Professor Eric Lye Kum Chew Collection.

為感謝黎錦超教授夫人黎梁慶儀女士之慷慨捐贈,建築學院已於二零一六年一月十四日在建築學圖書館舉行「黎錦超教授特藏」捐贈典禮。主禮嘉賓包括(由左至右):建築學院院長陳丙驊教授、社會科學院院長趙志裕教授、黎梁慶儀女士、副校長霍泰輝教授、大學圖書館館長李露絲女士及建築學院何培斌教授。

請瀏覽圖書館目錄查閱「黎錦超教授特藏」。

                          Opening Speech by Professor Nelson Chen, Director of the School 
                          of Architecture.  
                          建築學院院長陳丙驊教授致開幕辭。




                          Ms. Louise Jones, University Librarian, delivering a thank you note. 
                          大學圖書館館長李露絲女士致謝辭。




                          Mrs. Joan Leung Lye delivering a speech.
                          黎梁慶儀女士致辭。



                          Dedicated book shelf for the Collection   
                       「黎錦超教授特藏」專架  

                          Sketches and drawings of Professor Eric Lye 
                          黎錦超教授之繪圖、建築畫