Library Opening and Counter Hours Schedule

Library Hours Calendar Library Hours Calendar

Semester A (2018-19)
Semester B (2018-19)
Summer Term (2018-19)

Service Hours - Law & Reference Help Desk

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Semester A (2018-19)
Period Day Opening Hours (1) Circulation Counter / Semi-closed Collection / Media Resources Collection / Information Space Counter / IT Help Desk Service Hours(2)
Weeks 1 - 9
(3 Sep 2018 – 4 Nov 2018)
Monday to Friday8:30 am - 11:00 pm8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday8:30 am - 11:00 pm8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday8:30 am - 11:00 pm12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Public Holidays8:30 am - 11:00 pmClosed
Weeks 10 - 11
(5 Nov 2018 – 18 Nov 2018)
Monday to Friday8:30 am - 1:00 am (next day)8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday8:30 am - 1:00 am (next day)8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday8:30 am - 1:00 am (next day)12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Public Holidays8:30 am - 1:00 am (next day)Closed
Weeks 12 – 13
(19 Nov 2018 – 1 Dec 2018) (5) (6)
Monday to Friday24 Hours8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday24 Hours8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday24 Hours12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Public Holidays24 HoursClosed
Revision & Examination Period (4)
(2 Dec 2018 – 22 Dec 2018) (5) (6)
Monday to Friday24 Hours8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday24 Hours8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday24 Hours8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Public Holidays24 Hours8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Term Break
(23 Dec 2018 – 13 Jan 2019)
Monday & Friday8:30 am - 11:00 pm8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday to Thursday8:30 am - 11:00 pm8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday8:30 am - 11:00 pm8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday & Public Holidays (3)8:30 am - 11:00 pmClosed
Semester B (2018-19)
Period Day Opening Hours (1) Circulation Counter / Semi-closed Collection / Media Resources Collection / Information Space Counter / IT Help Desk Service Hours (2)
Weeks 1 - 10
(14 Jan 2019 – 31 Mar 2019) (6)
Monday to Friday8:30 am - 11:00 pm8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday8:30 am - 11:00 pm8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday8:30 am - 11:00 pm12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Public Holidays (3)8:30 am - 11:00 pmClosed
Week 11 - Week 12
(1 Apr 2019 – 14 Apr 2019)
Monday to Friday8:30 am - 1:00 am (next day)8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday8:30 am - 1:00 am (next day)8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday8:30 am - 1:00 am (next day)12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Public Holidays8:30 am - 1:00 am (next day)Closed
Weeks 13 – [Extended Week 13]
(15 Apr 2019 – 27 Apr 2019) (5) (6)
Monday to Friday24 Hours8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday24 Hours8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday24 Hours12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Public Holidays24 HoursClosed
Revision & Examination Period (4)
(28 Apr 2019 – 20 May 2019) (5) (6)
Monday to Friday24 Hours8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday24 Hours8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday24 Hours8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Public Holidays24 Hours8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Term Break
(21 May 2019 – 9 Jun 2019)
Monday & Friday8:30 am - 11:00 pm8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday to Thursday8:30 am - 11:00 pm8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday8:30 am - 11:00 pm8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday & Public Holidays8:30 am - 11:00 pmClosed
Summer Term (2018-19)
Period Day Opening Hours (1) Circulation Counter / Semi-closed Collection / Media Resources Collection / Information Space Counter / IT Help Desk Service Hours
Weeks 1 - 7
(10 Jun 2019 – 27 Jul 2019)
Monday to Friday8:30 am - 11:00 pm8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday8:30 am - 11:00 pm8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday8:30 am - 11:00 pm12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Public Holidays8:30 am - 11:00 pmClosed
Revision & Examination Period
(28 Jul 2019 – 10 Aug 2019) (6)
Monday to Friday8:30 am - 1:00 am (next day)8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday8:30 am - 1:00 am (next day)8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday8:30 am - 1:00 am (next day)8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Public Holidays8:30 am - 1:00 am (next day)8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Term Break
(11 Aug 2019 – 1 Sep 2019) (6)
Monday & Friday8:30 am - 11:00 pm8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday to Thursday8:30 am - 11:00 pm8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday8:30 am - 11:00 pm8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday & Public Holidays8:30 am - 11:00 pmClosed
Law & Reference Help Desk

Monday - Friday Saturday (7) Sunday Public Holidays
Term Time 0830 - 2200 0900 - 1900 1200 - 1800 Closed *
Examination Period 0830 - 2200 0900 - 1900 0900 - 1700 (7) 0900 - 1700 (7)
Breaks Monday & Friday
0830 - 2000
Tue, Wed & Thur
0830 - 1800
0900 - 1700 Closed * Closed *

Borrowing of materials at the Counters is not permitted after the counter services closing announcement.

Notes:

  1. Only CityU staff and students (including SCOPE smartcard holders) can stay beyond 23:00 on the University campus. External users will be invited to leave by 23:00. Users left behind may be subject to ID checks.
  2. Service Hours of all service counters / Semi-closed Collection / Media Resources Collection / Information Space Counter / IT Help Desk on the following five important festival days:
    • 24 Sep 2018 (Mon) 8:30 am – 6:00 pm (Mid-Autumn Festival)
    • 22 Dec 2018 (Sat) 8:30 am – 6:00 pm (Winter Solstice)
    • 24 Dec 2018 (Mon) 8:30 am – 6:00 pm (Christmas Eve)
    • 31 Dec 2018 (Mon) 8:30 am – 6:00 pm (New Year's Eve)
    • 4 Feb 2019 (Mon) 8:30 am – 6:00 pm (Lunar New Year's Eve)
  3. The Library will be closed on the following five days:
    • 1st January
    • 25th December
    • First three days of Lunar New Year (5 – 7 Feb 2019, Tue – Thu)
  4. Some external users are affected by the Partial Access Arrangement during the revision and examination periods.
  5. Only Information Space and Discussion Zone on 3/F FYW Building open 24 Hours while the rest of Library Area remains closed after 1 am.
  6. Other Days with Special Hours:
  7. Date Opening Hours Circulation Counter /
    Semi-closed Collection /
    Media Resources Collection / Information Space Counter / IT Help Desk Service Hours
    19 Nov 2018 (Mon)8:30 am - 0:00 am (next day)8:30 am - 11:00 pm
    22 Dec 2018 (Sat)8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
    3 Feb 2019 (Sun)8:30 am - 11:00 pmClosed
    8 Feb 2019 (Fri)8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
    9 Feb 2019 (Sat) 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
    15 Apr 2019 (Mon) 8:30 am - 0:00 am (next day) 8:30 am - 11:00 pm
    19 Apr 2019 (Fri) 24 Hours8:30 am - 5:00 pm
    20 Apr 2019 (Sat)24 Hours8:30 am - 5:00 pm
    21 Apr 2019 (Sun)24 HoursClosed
    22 Apr 2019 (Mon)24 Hours8:30 am - 5:00 pm
    20 May 2019 (Mon)8:30 am - 11:00 pm8:30 am - 11:00 pm
    28 Jul 2019 (Sun) 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
    10 Aug 2019 (Sat)8:30 am - 11:00 pm8:30 am - 7:00 pm
    1 Sep 2019 (Sun)8:30 am - 11:00 pm12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  8. The Law & Reference Help Desk is closed for lunch from 12:00 nn - 1:00 pm.

* Days Closed