Opening Hours

2018/19 Academic Year

 

Term Time

First Term:  13 August – 25 December 2018

Second Term:  14 January – 3 February; 11 February – 22 Apr; 19 May – 2 Jun 2019

Summer Term:  3 June – 27 July 2019

  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 Term Examination*:  26 November – 19 December 2018

Second Term Examination*: 23 April – 18 May 2019

  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 Term Examination*:  26 November – 19 December 2018

First Term Mid-Term Examination:  8 – 27 October 2018

Second Term Examination*:  23 April – 18 May 2019

  Library Service Hour Access

After Hour Access

(Access by eligible users ONLY)

Monday- Friday 8:30 am – 6:45 pm (8 – 27 October 2018) 7:00 pm – 7:30 am of the following day (8 – 27 October 2018)
8:30 am – 8:45 pm (26 November – 19 December 2018, 23 April – 18 May 2019) 9:00 pm – 7:30 am of the following day (26 November – 19 December 2018, 23 April – 18 May 2019)
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

Term Break:  23 December 2018 – 13 January 2019

Lunar New Year Break:  5 February – 10 February 2019

  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:  28 July – 11 August 2019
  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:  24 September 2018
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 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
New Year Eve  : 31 December 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
Lunar New Year Eve  : 4 February 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

 

Public Holiday Closures

The Library will be CLOSED on the following Public Holidays:

25 September 2018 (Thu) The day following the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival
1 October 2018 (Mon) National Day
17 October 2018 (Wed) Chung Yeung Festival
25 December 2018 (Tue) Christmas Day
26 December 2018 (Wed) The first weekday after Christmas Day
1 January 2019 (Tue) The first day of January
5 February 2019 (Tue) Lunar New Year’s Day
6 February 2019 (Wed) The second day of Lunar New Year
7 February 2019 (Thu) The third day of Lunar New Year
5 April 2019 (Fri) Ching Ming Festival
19 April 2019 (Fri) Good Friday
20 April 2019 (Sat) The day following Good Friday
22 April 2019 (Mon) Easter Monday
1 May 2019 (Wed) Labour Day
13 May 2019 (Mon) The day following the Birthday of the Budda
7 June 2019 (Fri)  Tuen Ng Festival
1 July 2019 (Mon) 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 2018