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Library Borrowing Card Services

The HKUST Library The HKU Libraries The HKBU Library
Eligible users:
  • Full-time academic staff
  • Postgraduate students
Loan period:

28 days, NOT renewable

All the checked out books should be returned to the Library before returning the card.

Number of cards available: One
Privileges:
  1. Up to 25 books at one time
  2. Use Library resources (No remote access)
  1. Up to 24 books and 6 audio-visual materials at one time
  2. Use Library resources (No remote access)
  1. Up to 50 books at one time
  2. Use Library resources (No remote access)
Request the cards: Online Form Online Form Online Form
Overdue fine policy: You are responsible for your fine/replacement charges of lost materials to the designated University Libraries.
HKUST HKU HKBU
Items renewal: All loan items cannot be renewed Online Renewal Online Renewal
Recall items: 4-week loan book is subject to recall after 2 weeks. 60-day loan book is subject to recall after two weeks. The item has to be returned within 10 days from the date of recall.

Checked out book is subjected to recall.

The item has to be returned within 3 weeks from the date of recall.

Any missing and damage to the Borrowing Cards: Cost of replacement (HK$100) + HK$50 processing fee Cost of replacement (HK$150) + HK$50 processing fee Cost of replacement (HK$20) + HK$50 processing fee
Circulation rules: HKUST HKU HKBU

Important notes:

  1. When you return the Library card, check the library record (HKUST Library / HKU Libraries / HKBU Library) to make sure that you have returned all your checked out books, paid your fines and cancelled your hold (if any).
  2. Each card can only be used by one person per visit, and the card is not transferable to other people.
  3. Late return will be charged for HK$50 per opening day.
  4. Users should follow the policies and regulations in the designated University Library and are reminded that they will be held fully responsible for their behaviours in the Library.

Reader’s Card Services

The CUHK Library The HKSYU Library The HKBU Library
Eligible users:
  • Full-time academic staff
  • Postgraduate students
  • Undergraduate students
Loan period:

7 days, can be renewed once (7 days)

if there is no other borrower’s request

Number of cards available: Three One
Privileges:
  • Access to designated University libraries
  • Use Library resources (Printed & E-resources) (No remote access)
  • Use facilities and services in the Library
Request the cards: Online Form Online Form Online Form
Any missing and damage to the Reader’s Card: Cost of replacement (HK$50) + HK$50 processing fee HK$50 processing fee Cost of replacement (HK$20) + HK$50 processing fee

Important notes:

  1. Reader’s Card does not grant borrowing privilege. All library resources have to be used in the Library.
  2. Each card can only be used by one person per visit, and the card is not transferable to other people.
  3. Late return will be charged for HK$50 per opening day.
  4. Users should follow the policies and regulations in the designated University Library and are reminded that they will be held fully responsible for their behaviours in the Library.

 

Last update: 26 July 2017