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中文社會科學引文索引 Chinese social sciences citation index unavailable from 01 Oct 2022 to 24 Oct 2022

2022-10-21 09:38 | News

Due to maintenance provided by the vendor, the service of 中文社會科學引文索引 Chinese social sciences citation index will be temporarily unavailable from 01 Oct 2022 to 24 Oct 2022.

A Mini-Survey on Library’s New 6th Floor

2022-10-10 14:30 | News

Launched in July 2022, the Library’s 6th floor provides a robust infrastructure with flexible spaces and modern facilities to accommodate various learning styles and activities. Let us know what you think about the new 6th floor.

Start the survey NOW. We know your time is valuable. The survey takes about 5 minutes to complete the survey.

Lucky Draw Prize: Apple iPad 64GB    Sponsor: 

The survey will run through 28 October 2022 (Fri). All PolyU students and staff are welcome to join.

Pao Yue-kong Library
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

New 24x7 Automated Book Return Station at Campus Entrance near the Library

2022-10-10 10:00 | News

A new wall-mounted automated Book Return Station has been set up at the campus entrance area near the Library to make it simpler and faster for you to return Library materials even after Library closes. Beginning 10 October 2022, Library users can follow the on-screen instructions, return PolyU books and AV materials, anytime, 24x7, to obtain an immediate update on their Library loan record. Log in to myRecord to see the most recent status of your library loans and fines.

 

  • Location:
    Campus entrance near the Library - Outside the campus turnstiles on the Podium Level near public footbridge connecting to Exit A of Hung Hom MTR Station.
     
  • Service Hours:
    24 hours a day, 7 days a week
     
  • Accepted Items:
    PolyU books and AV materials


The above enhancement is part of the Library Extension and Revitalisation (LER) Project. Visit the LER webpage to learn more about the construction works.  

 

Pao Yue-kong Library 
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Ovid Journals unavailable from 12:00 – 12:45 on 14 Oct 2022

2022-10-07 13:24 | News

Due to maintenance provided by the vendor, the service of Ovid Journals will be temporarily unavailable from 12:00 to 12:45 on 14 Oct 2022.

Top things every freshman should know about your Library!

2022-09-07 08:30 | News

Freshmen Lbrary Guide

Did you miss out on meeting our Librarians during the Library Orientation meetings last week? Do you want to find out more about how the Library can assist you with your assignments and projects?

Not to worry! Save this Library Guide, where we have compiled important Library information for all freshmen! This guide will be a good starting point for you as a student, covering everything from services to spaces and collections.

Also, please keep an eye out for the recording and slides of Library Orientation, which will be made available around the middle of September 2022.

For further learning support, email us at lbinf@polyu.edu.hk, get in touch with your Faculty Librarian, or contact us.

Pao Yue-kong Library
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Library Orientation 2022

2022-08-23 08:30 | News

Welcome to PolyU Library! As you embark on your time at university, there is a lot to discover and the Library is always here for you!

For the first time, our freshman orientation will be held at The Forum which is located on the new panoramic 6/F of the Library. Five orientation sessions have been planned for you.

 

Come meet your Librarians and become familiar with important information like:

  • finding textbooks and course-related materials
  • locating computing facilities and printing services
  • availability of self-study and discussion spaces
    … and many more!
 

Face-to-face and online sessions are available for registration. All freshmen are welcome!

Register Now!

More information is available on the library orientation page.

Contact us at lbinf@polyu.edu.hk or at 2766-6863 for further enquiries. For learning or research support, get in touch with your Faculty Librarian.


Pao Yue-kong Library
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

WARC.com (World Advertising Research Center) (Trial)

2022-08-15 08:38 | News

This database contains marketing intelligence and insights on the worldwide advertising and marketing industries as well as case studies, full text journal articles, conference papers, news, statistics and information on best practice.

Remarks : Limit of 50 full document reads during trial access

Expiry date: 19 Aug 2022

Ovid unavailable from 12:00 to 12:45 on 29 Jul 2022

2022-07-25 13:35 | News

Due to maintenance provided by the vendor, the service of Ovid will be temporarily unavailable from 12:00 to 12:45 on 29 Jul 2022

iRead eBooks 華藝電子書 unavailable from 00:00 on 30 Jul 2022 to 23:59 on 31 Jul 2022

2022-07-25 10:16 | News

Due to maintenance provided by the vendor, the service of iRead eBooks 華藝電子書 will be temporarily unavailable from 00:00 on 30 Jul 2022 to 23:59 on 31 Jul 2022.

[Library Webinars] Teaching with Business Cases: Tips that you need to know - Join Now!

2022-07-21 08:40 | News

SAGE Business Cases is designed to engage students by applying core concepts to practice through the use of examples from the global business environment. With this newly subscribed database, faculty staff can now access these authoritative cases from over 120 countries to support their teaching.

Join this webinar to learn more about using SAGE Business Cases in your teaching. All staff are welcome!

The following topics will be covered:

  • An overview of SAGE Business Cases
  • Content highlights: Express Cases, Enhanced Cases, The "Raw" Cases
  • Cases from Global Partners & Cases from SAGE Originals
  • Guide for accessing Teaching Notes

Date: 4 August 2022 (Thurs)
Time: 1 pm – 2 pm
Speaker: Ms Rosamond Hao, Assistant Library Faculty Liaison Manager, SAGE Publications
Platform: Zoom

Register Now!

About the Speaker:

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Ms Rosamond Hao has been working in the academic publishing industry during the last 14 years. She has rich experience in delivering information on research methods, toolkit for teaching & research, and ways of publications, via various academic conferences, workshops or seminars. She is responsible for communicating the latest academic resources to faculties and researchers from universities, institutes, and societies across China.

Contact us at lbinf@polyu.edu.hk or at 2766-6863 for further enquiries. For further learning or research support, get in touch with your Faculty Librarian.

Pao Yue-kong Library
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

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