News & Events

Library Special Arrangement During Revision & Examination Period (15 Apr - 16 May 2017)
2017-04-13 09:11 | News
PolyU Library
(15 Apr – 16 May 2017)

Need Past Papers to prepare for your Exam?
Reading areas in the Library will be patrolled at intervals and unattended belongings will be removed. Please be considerate, and vacate your seat once you have finished.
MORE 24-hour
Study Areas
IIn addition to the 24-hour Study Centre in Room L001, the Quiet Study Zone in L003 on G/F is also open 24 hours until 16 May. Please access via the Core E entrance after Library closes.
SILENCE must be observed in the Library. Noisy users may be asked to leave the Library.
REC Research Carrels
There will be five sessions per day. Eligible users can reserve a session one day in advance via PolyU iBooking System.
Facilities After Use
Tap your PolyU ID Card on the check-out reader nearby to release your booked group rooms on G/F and 3/F, and carrels in 3/F Research Enhancement Centre (REC) after use.
Best of Luck for Exams – and a FREE gift pack from the Library!
2017-04-21 10:47 | News

In keeping with tradition, the Library will set up the Wall of Wishes on the podium floor for students to exchange inspiring words to cheer each other up during the final examination period. You can also take a selfie with your wish and post it on your Facebook (hashtags suggested: #PolyU, #bestofluck4exams).

Drop by the Wall of Wishes and show your support to your friends, fellow students, and to anyone facing a challenge. FREE gift packs will be distributed to students during the revision period from 24 to 27 April.

Distribution of FREE gift packs
24 – 27 April 2017, 11:00 am – noon

Wall of Wishes
24 April – 16 May 2017

Outside Multipurpose Hall, Library

Do come and pick up your little surprise, and we wish you all the best with your exams!
Pao Yue-kong Library

Best of Luck for Exam

Book Fetching Service Arrangement – Books and Bound Journals (10 Apr -30 Jun)
2017-04-11 09:11 | Notice

Due to shelving and seating re-arrangement in Room L019, L404 and L501 from 5 Apr – 30 Jun, the Library will relocate books and bound journals according to the schedule below:

Description From To Period
Moving the Bound Journals at Call No. A-Z Room L019 (Discussion Zone 1) L010 (Discussion Zone 2) and Remote Store 10 Apr - 31 May
Moving Books at Call No. T-Z Room L501 Room L019 (Discussion Zone 1) 10 Apr – 14 May
Moving Books at Call No. A-G Room L404 Room L501 22 May – 30 Jun

Book fetching service will be affected during the work period. Please approach the Circulation Counter on P/F if you need assistance.

Advanced Booking of REC Research Carrels
2017-04-12 17:11 | Notice

Due to the growing demand for private study space for the revision and examination period, effective April 15, 2017, 13 specific REC research carrels (A1-4 and A7-15) will be available for advanced booking by all PolyU students. For details, please refer to the Reservation Policy and Use Guidelines.

[Exhibition] Buddies’ University: A Flagship Programme of The PolyU Volunteers
2017-04-11 16:19 | News

Date: 11 Apr - 26 May 2017
Venue: Podium Floor

Set up in Sep 2015, “The PolyU Volunteers” now has close to 1,000 members, mainly comprising of students, staff, alumni, and former staff.  A wide variety of service opportunities are made available for volunteers with different expertise and interests. 

“Buddies’ University 老友記上大學”, a flagship programme of “The PolyU Volunteers”, was launched in May 2016. We welcome the elderly from 18 Districts of Hong Kong to experience university  life, and to learn more about PolyU and its contributions to the community. 

Come and visit the exhibition and share the joy of the elderly - they toured our campus, attended lecture on health related subjects and enjoyed their lunch in our canteen.    

Royal Society Publishing journals (Trial)
2017-04-03 10:15 | News

Expiry date: 1 June 2017

Booking of REC Research Carrels
2017-03-13 17:12 | Notice

In view of the growing demand for study space with the approach of the revision and examination period, effective March 15, 2017, there will be five sessions per day.  Eligible users can reserve a session one day in advance via PolyU iBooking System.

BMJ Best Practice (Trial)
2017-03-02 11:02 | News

This online resource provides evidence based research, guidelines and expert opinion in prevention, diagnosis, treatment and prognosis in clinical situation.

Expiry date: 31 Dec 2017

EndNote X8 is now available!
2016-12-17 11:01 | News

EndNote X8 is now available for PolyU users!  
Download now !


What’s New
Support for the latest OS
EndNote X8 is fully compatible with the latest operating system including Windows 10 and Macintosh OS Sierra.

​Enhanced library sharing function
Full library sharing with up to 100 EndNote users.  You can also keep track of changes made to the shared library from the new built-in activity log.

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EndNote is a powerful reference management tool to help you collect, organize and share your references, thus improving your efficiency in academic paper writing.  Explore how EndNote can help you from our webpage or contact any of our helpful librarians.