Special Arrangements for Library Closure

In view of the special circumstances, the Library has introduced the following measures and services to support your research, learning and teaching needs:

Extended Due Date for Library Items Checked Out Before 11 Nov 2019

The due date of Library items borrowed from PolyU Library before 11 Nov 2019 has now been extended to 20 Jan 2020 (or up to the expiry date of your PolyU ID card / Library Card). No overdue fines will be incurred for items due during the period of Library closure. This applies to all books (incl. HKALL and Reserve Books), AV-items, and i-Space equipment.

Information Consultancy with Faculty Librarians via Skype
Faculty Librarians will offer information/research consultation for current PolyU staff and students via Skype during Library closure. Please email your Faculty Librarians to set up an appointment. 
Library Online Guides and Workshop Handouts
You may refer to the various Library Guides such as finding journal articlesEndnote and a series of Subject Guides created by your Faculty Librarian. In addition, full handouts for all workshops planned for this semester will be made available from 6 December 2019. You can download via the Workshop Handout page for your self-learning.
Email and Phone Enquiries
During the Library closure, you can still contact us via the following methods:
·       Email
·       Phone calls 2766-6863 (9am – 5pm, Monday to Friday, exclude Public Holidays)
·       Email to your Faculty Librarian for subject-specific enquiries

*WhatsApp service will not be available during this period.
As the current situation is constantly evolving, the Library will consider making necessary adjustments to accommodate our users. Users are advised to check the Library Website for latest updates on Library Services.

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