News & Events

Win an iPad, AirPods, Bose Bluetooth Speaker and more - Take the Library Survey NOW!
2019-02-01 13:04 | News

Start the Survey

Participate in the Library Survey for a chance to win fabulous prizes: iPad (x1), iPad Mini 4 (x1), AirPods (x1), Bose Bluetooth Speaker (x1), Apple Pencil (x1), Eslite $100 Gift Card (x10), Laptop Backpack (x25).

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iPad Mini 4 (x1) & Eslite $100 Gift Card (x10)
Bose Bluetooth Speaker
Apple Pencil
Library Workshops Open for Registration!
2019-01-22 09:02 | News

The Library will launch a series of workshops on various topics in Feb 2019. Staff and students who are interested in making effective use of information are welcome to join.

 Register Now !

Self-Checkout Station for Books Available Now!
2019-01-22 00:00 | News

A self-checkout station for books is now available at the P/F Loan & Return Counter. Users can check out books from the Book Collection, PolyU Reads, New Book Display, Book Exhibition (P/F), and i-Space Book Display by themselves at the self-check station. [Read more]

2019-01-10 15:02 | News





Virtual Reality Competition for Green Deck
2019-01-09 13:34 | News
Virtual Reality Competition for Green Deck
PolyU students are invited to participate in the Virtual Reality Competition on Green Deck and win a fantastic prize with their creative design by using FlexSim. The competition aims to enhance the awareness and engagement of the Green Deck proposal among PolyU students by using cutting-edge technology.
To prepare for the Virtual Reality competition, the Green Deck Committee recommends all contestants to join the following events:
Seminar on Green Deck Project
   Date: 22 Jan 2019 (Tue)
   Time: 12:30pm - 2pm
   Speaker: Mr Alex Lui (Project Director of Green Deck)
FlexSim and 3D Modeling Training Sessions (Please attend either one of the following sessions)
  Session A: 24 Jan 2019 (Thu), 10am - 12:30pm
  Session B: 29 Jan 2019 (Tue), 10am - 12:30pm
  Session C: 31 Jan 2019 (Thu), 10am - 12:30pm
  Trainer for Session A: Mr David Chan (Advent2 Lab Consulting Pte Ltd.) 
  Trainer for Session B & C: Dr Walter Fung (Teaching Fellow, Department of Computing)

Both events will be held at the Digital Visualisation Room, 4/F i-Space of the Library. 

Reserve your seats for these events now!

Virtual Reality Competition for Green Deck
Eligibility: Current PolyU Students (Individual or in a group up to 4 students)
Entry deadline: 4 Mar 2019 (Mon)
Prizes : Champion - Apple iPad mini 4 (x1)
              1st Runner-up - Apple Home Pod (x1)
              2nd Runner-up - Apple Watch Series 3 (x1)
Details of the Virtual Reality Competition:

For enquiries on Virtual Reality Competition, please send to
Co-organizers: Alumni Affairs and Development Office, Campus Development Office, Communications and Public Affairs Office, Department of Computing and Pao Yue-kong Library.

Sponsor: Vantis Solutions Ltd.
Literature Resource Center (Trial)
2019-01-07 16:56 | News

A literature reference database produced by Gale which provides biographical and contextual materials on literary figures from all time periods in such genres as fiction, non fiction, poetry, drama, history, journalism and more.

Expiry date: 30 April 2019

EndNote X9 is now avaliable!
2018-12-18 09:40 | News

EndNote X9 is now available for PolyU users!

Download now!

What's New?

Enhanced Reference-Sharing Capabilities

  • Share your library with read-write or read-only access right
  • Share a specific group of your references with other EndNote Web users
  • View groups shared by other EndNote Web users

New Reference Types

Four new reference types for citing social and other electronic media: Discussion Forum, Multimedia Application, Social Media, and Television Episode.

Manuscript Matcher

Help find the best fit journals for publishing based on:

  • the title and abstract of your manuscript, and
  • the references in your EndNote library or a Word document.

How can I upgrade to EndNote X9?

Simply download EndNote X9 from our webpage without uninstalling the old version. You will be able to access the references in your existing EndNote libraries. This will not affect the in-text citations you added in your Word document either.

What is EndNote?

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.

Opthalmologica (1998+) (Trial)
2018-10-08 10:03 | News

Journal published by Karger.

Expiry date: 30 June 2019

Cerebrovascular Diseases (1998+) (Trial)
2018-10-08 10:01 | News

Journal published by Karger.

Expiry date: 30 June 2019

Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics (1998+) (Trial)
2018-10-08 10:00 | News

Journal published by Karger.

Expiry date: 30 June 2019