Notices

Reopening of Group Rooms Effective 16 Feb 2021

2021-02-10 08:58 | Notice

All group rooms will be reopened on 16 Feb 2021. Eligible users may reserve the facility via iBooking system one day in advance. As a precautionary measure, the capacity of each group room will be capped at 4 users.

To protect oneself and others, all Library users are reminded to

  • Wear a mask properly at all times;
  • Observe the Library Food & Drink Policy. Put the mask back on as soon as possible after drinking. Do not consume any drinks when walking. 
  • Keep a safe social distance with others and not to move the tables and chairs away from their original places.

Before your visit to the Library, please check the Library Homepage for the latest service updates and opening hours.

Group Discussion Areas on G/F to Reopen on 18 Jan

2021-01-14 08:27 | Notice

Moving into a new semester, the Library will reopen the group discussion areas on G/F with effect from 18 Jan 2021. All group rooms remain closed.

To protect oneself and others, all Library users are reminded to

  • Wear a mask properly at all times;
  • Observe the Library Food & Drink Policy. Put the mask back on as soon as possible after drinking. Do not consume any drinks when walking. 
  • Keep a safe social distance with others and not to move the tables and chairs away from their original places.

Before your visit to the Library, please check the Library Homepage for the latest service updates and opening hours.

Please contact us for further clarification or enquiries.

Resumption of access to JULAC Library Card holders from 4 Jan 2021

2020-12-31 11:52 | Notice

Valid JULAC Library Card holders may access the PolyU Library from 4 Jan 2021.

To enter the PolyU campus, JULAC Library Card holders are required to present their valid JULAC Library Card and ID card or other proof of identity, and sign the University’s travel and health status declaration form at the registration counter at any of the following campus entrances on their first visit:

  • Entrance at Podium Level (via public footbridge from Exit A of MTR Hung Hom station),
  • Entrance at the Fountain Square near Core A,
  • Entrance at Podium Level near Core D (via public footbridge from Exit D of MTR Hung Hom station)

* As informed by the University’s Facilities Management Office, Library card holders will be required to submit the declaration again when their card is renewed or replaced, or if there are any subsequent changes in their travel and/or health status, or upon University management’s latest instruction.

Please note that all users must be wearing a mask to be allowed entry into the campus and the Library. To protect oneself and others, all Library users are reminded to

  • Wear a mask properly at all times;
  • Observe the Library Food & Drink Policy. Put the mask back on as soon as possible after drinking. Do not consume any drinks when walking. 
  • Keep a safe social distance with others and not to move the tables and chairs away from their original places.

​Before your visit to the Library, please check the Library Homepage for the latest service updates and opening hours.

         Please contact us for enquiries and assistance.

 

Library Opening Arrangements from 4 Jan 2021

2020-12-29 10:16 | Notice

Effective 4 Jan 2021, the Library will resume its Term Time Opening Hours as follows:

Mondays to Saturdays:  8:30am – 10:00pm 
Sundays: 12:00noon – 9:00pm 
Public Holidays: Click here to see the Library Hours for General Holidays

All group rooms and group discussion areas on G/F remain closed. Temporary overnight study space for PolyU students and staff is available in Block CD, please click here to see the details. 

To protect oneself and others, all Library users are reminded to

  • Wear a mask properly at all times;
  • Observe the Library Food & Drink Policy. Put the mask back on as soon as possible after drinking. Do not consume any drinks when walking. 
  • Keep a safe social distance with others and not to move the tables and chairs away from their original places.

Before your visit to the Library, please check the Library Homepage for the latest service updates and opening hours.

Please contact us for further clarification or enquiries.

[LER] Temporary overnight study space for PolyU students and staff (1 Dec 2020 to 30 Sep 2021)

2020-12-01 18:05 | Notice

[Updated on 1 Dec 2020]

The 24-Hour Study Centre located on G/F of the Library is now closed and it will be relocated to 1/F North Wing in the summer of 2021. Temporary overnight study spaces will be available for students on campus during the transitional period:

Location: CD301, 302, 303, 304, and Communal Space

Duration: 1 Dec 2020 to 30 Sep 2021

Time: After Library closes

* Temporary overnight study spaces will be closed when typhoon signal No.8 or above is hoisted.

To protect oneself and others, users are reminded to wear a mask properly at all times and keep a safe social distance with others

Do visit and bookmark the LER webpage to stay tuned for the latest update!

Thank you for your patience and understanding!

Library Opening Hours 27 Dec – 3 Jan

2020-12-21 13:16 | Notice
In view of the latest situation of COVID-19, the Library will adjust the service hours from 27 Dec 2020 to 3 Jan 2021 as follows:
Date Lib Hours
25 - 26 Dec 2020 (Fri - Sat) Closed
27 Dec 2020 (Sun) 12:00nn - 7:00pm
28 - 30 Dec 2020 (Mon - Wed) 8:30am - 7:00pm
31 Dec 2020 (Thu) 8:30am - 6:00pm
1 Jan 2021 (Fri) Closed
2 Jan 2021 (Sat) 8:30am - 7:00pm
3 Jan 2021 (Sun) 12:00nn - 7:00pm

All group rooms and group discussion areas on G/F and 4/F remain closed. For the access arrangement of JULAC Library Card Holders, please click here.

To protect oneself and others, all Library users are reminded to
  • Wear a mask properly at all times;
  • Observe the Library Food & Drink Policy. Put the mask back on as soon as possible after drinking. Do not consume any drinks when walking. 
  • Keep a safe social distance with others and not to move the tables and chairs away from their original places.
Before your visit to the Library, please refer to the Library Homepage for the latest service updates and opening hours.
 
Do contact us for further clarification or enquiries.

Travel & Health Declaration for Graduate Library Card Holders & other Library Card Holders to access the PolyU campus

2020-11-09 10:43 | Notice

The University requires all students, staff, and visitors to complete the Travel and Health Declaration Form at the campus entrances before they are allowed entry to campus since February 2020. All valid Library Card holders (Graduate, Special Borrower, Reader, etc.) who would like to access the Library are therefore required to complete the Form upon their first-time access via the PolyU campus entrance.

As informed by the University’s Facilities Management Office, visitors may be requested to submit the declaration again from time to time. Normally, only after a Library Card is renewed or replaced, or if there are any subsequent changes in the travel and/or health status, Library Card holders will be required to submit the Travel and Health Declaration again at the campus entrance.

If you have any questions about the campus access arrangements, please contact Campus Control Centre of Facilities Management Office at 2766 7666.

Thank you for your attention.

[LER] Alternative Quiet Study Space for Library Users (3 Aug 2020 to 31 Aug 2023)

2020-08-03 09:00 | Notice

Alternative quiet study areas are now available to students and Library users on campus during the LER project!

Library Alternative Quiet Study Areas

Location: S403 and Z302
Duration: 3 Aug 2020 to 31 Aug 2023
Time: 8:30a.m to 11:30a.m. (Mon to Sat)

Students and Library users may opt to use the above alternative study areas for quiet study during the course of the construction works, while regular Library services are maintained throughout the project.

Do visit and bookmark the LER webpage to stay tuned for the latest update!

Thank you for your patience and understanding!

[LER] Kick-off of Library Extension and Revitalisation Project & Suspension of 4/F and 5/F Toilets at Back Staircases (late Jul - late Nov 2020)

2020-07-28 09:00 | Notice
The Library Extension and Revitalisation (LER) Project will kick start by renovating the toilets at the back staircases on all floors. To improve and upgrade the toilet facilities, the 5/F Female Student Toilet and 4/F Male Student Toilet will be temporarily closed for renovation from late Jul to end of Nov 2020. During this period, Library users may use the toilets at front staircases as follows: 
LER Project

 

Front Staircases of the Library: G/F 1/F P/F 3/F 4/F 5/F
Female Student Toilet  
Male Student Toilet    
Accessible Toilet          


Visit and bookmark this webpage for the latest news on LER Project!

The renovation works will involve some noise and disruption. We apologize for the inconvenience caused. Thank you for your understanding.