Opening Hours

2017/18 Academic Year

 

Term Time

First Term:  14 August – 23 December 2017

Second Term:  15 January – 14 February; 22 February – 3 June 2018

Summer Term:  4 June – 28 July 2018

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

 

24 Hours Study Area

24 Hours Study Area will be operated two weeks before exam period*:

First Term Examination:  27 November – 23 December 2017

Second Term Examination:  23 April – 19 May 2018

  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

*Examination period is subject to updates from Registry

 

Term Holiday Break

Term Break:  24 December 2017 – 14 January 2018

Lunar New Year Break:  16 February – 21 February 2018

  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:  29 July – 12 August 2018
  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:  4 October 2017
G/F 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
1/F 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
2/F 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Winter Solstice: 22 December 2017
G/F 8:30 am – 7:00 pm
1/F 8:30 am – 7:00 pm
2/F 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Lunar New Year Eve  : 15 February 2018
 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:

2 October 2017 (Mon) The day following National Day
5 October 2017 (Thu) The day following the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival
28 October 2017 (Sat) Chung Yeung Festival
25 December 2017 (Mon) Christmas Day
26 December 2017 (Tue) The first weekday after Christmas Day
1 January 2018 (Mon) The first day of January
16 February 2018 (Fri) Lunar New Year’s Day
17 February 2018 (Sat) The second day of Lunar New Year
19 February 2018 (Mon) The fourth day of Lunar New Year
30 March 2018 (Fri) Good Friday
31 March 2018 (Sat) The day following Good Friday
2 April 2018 (Mon) Easter Monday
5 April 2018 (Thu) Ching Ming Festival
1 May 2018 (Tue) Labour Day
22 May 2018 (Tue)  The Birthday of the Budda
18 June 2018 (Mon)  Tuen Ng Festival
2 July 2018 (Mon) The day following the 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: 21 November 2017