Library Opening and Counter Hours Schedule

Semester A (2019-20)
Semester B (2019-20)
Summer Term (2020)

Semester A (2019-20) Library Hours Calendar View Library Hours Calendar
Period Day Opening Hours (1) Circulation Counter / Semi-closed Collection / Media Resources Collection / Information Space Counter / IT Help Desk Service Hours (2) Law & Reference Help Desk Service Hours (4)
1 Sep 2019 - 3 Nov 2019
Mon to Fri 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 7:00 pm 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sun 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 12:00 noon - 6:00 pm 12:00 noon - 6:00 pm
Public Holidays 8:30 am - 11:00 pm Closed Closed
Exception:
Mid-Autumn Festival 13 Sep 2019 (Fri) 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 6:00 pm 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
5 Oct 2019 (Sat) Closed Closed Closed
6 Oct 2019 (Sun) Closed Closed Closed
7 Oct 2019 (Mon) Closed Closed Closed
8 Oct 2019 (Tue) 8:30 am - 6:00 pm 8:30 am - 6:00 pm 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
9 Oct 2019 (Wed) 8:30 am - 6:00 pm 8:30 am - 6:00 pm 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
10 Oct 2019 (Thu) 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 7:00 pm 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
11 Oct 2019 (Fri) 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 8:00 pm 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
14 Oct 2019 (Mon) 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 9:30 pm 8:30 am - 9:30 pm
15 Oct 2019 (Tue) 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 9:30 pm 8:30 am - 9:30 pm
16 Oct 2019 (Wed) 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 9:30 pm 8:30 am - 9:30 pm
17 Oct 2019 (Thu) 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 9:30 pm 8:30 am - 9:30 pm
18 Oct 2019 (Fri) 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 9:30 pm 8:30 am - 9:30 pm
4 Nov 2019 - 18 Nov 2019 Mon to Fri 8:30 am - 1:00 am
(next day)
8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:30 am - 1:00 am
(next day)
8:30 am - 7:00 pm 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sun 8:30 am - 1:00 am
(next day)
12:00 noon - 6:00 pm 12:00 noon - 6:00 pm
Public Holidays 8:30 am - 1:00 am
(next day)
Closed Closed
19 Nov 2019 - 30 Nov 2019 (3) Mon to Fri 24 hours 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 24 hours 8:30 am - 7:00 pm 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sun 24 hours 12:00 noon - 6:00 pm 12:00 noon - 6:00 pm
Public Holidays 24 hours Closed Closed
Revision & Examination Period
1 Dec 2019 - 21 Dec 2019 (3)

Arrangement for External Users
Mon to Fri 24 hours 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 24 hours 8:30 am - 7:00 pm 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sun 24 hours 8:30 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Public Holidays 24 hours 8:30 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Exception:
Last day of examination 21 Dec 2019 (Sat) 12:00 midnight - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 7:00 pm 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Term Break
22 Dec 2019 - 12 Jan 2020
Mon & Fri8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 8:00 pm 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tue to Thu8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 6:00 pm 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Sat8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun & Public Holidays 8:30 am - 11:00 pm Closed Closed
Exception:
Christmas Day 25 Dec 2019 (Wed) Closed Closed Closed
First Day of January 1 Jan 2020 (Wed) Closed Closed Closed
Semester B (2019-20) Library Hours Calendar View Library Hours Calendar
Period Day Opening Hours (1) Circulation Counter / Semi-closed Collection / Media Resources Collection / Information Space Counter / IT Help Desk Service Hours (2) Law & Reference Help Desk Service Hours (4)
13 Jan 2020 - 29 Mar 2020 Mon to Fri 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 7:00 pm 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sun 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 12:00 noon - 6:00 pm 12:00 noon - 6:00 pm
Public Holidays 8:30 am - 11:00 pm Closed Closed
Exception:
Lunar New Year's Eve 24 Jan 2020 (Fri) 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 6:00 pm 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
First three days of Lunar New Year 25 - 27 Jan 2020
(Sat - Mon)
Closed Closed Closed
Days fall in Lunar New Year Break 29 - 30 Jan 2020
(Wed - Thu)
8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 6:00 pm 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
30 Mar 2020 - 13 Apr 2020 Mon to Fri 8:30 am - 1:00 am
(next day)
8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:30 am - 1:00 am
(next day)
8:30 am - 7:00 pm 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sun 8:30 am - 1:00 am
(next day)
12:00 noon - 6:00 pm 12:00 noon - 6:00 pm
Public Holidays 8:30 am - 1:00 am
(next day)
Closed Closed
Exception:
Good Friday 10 Apr 2020 (Fri) 8:30 am - 1:00 am
(next day)
8:30 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Day following Good Friday 11 Apr 2020 (Sat) 8:30 am - 1:00 am
(next day)
8:30 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Easter Sunday 12 Apr 2020 (Sun) 8:30 am - 1:00 am
(next day)
Closed Closed
Easter Monday 13 Apr 2020 (Mon) 8:30 am - 1:00 am
(next day)
8:30 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
14 Apr 2020 - 25 Apr 2020 (3) Mon to Fri 24 hours 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 24 hours 8:30 am - 7:00 pm 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sun 24 hours 12:00 noon - 6:00 pm 12:00 noon - 6:00 pm
Public Holidays 24 hours Closed Closed
Revision & Examination Period
26 Apr 2020 - 16 May 2020 (3)

Arrangement for External Users
Mon to Fri 24 hours 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 24 hours 8:30 am - 7:00 pm 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sun 24 hours 8:30 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Public Holidays 24 hours 8:30 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Exception:
Last day of examination 16 May 2020 (Sat) 12:00 midnight - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 7:00 pm 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Term Break
17 May 2020 - 7 Jun 2020
Mon & Fri 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 8:00 pm 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tue to Thu 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 6:00 pm 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun & Public Holidays 8:30 am - 11:00 pm Closed Closed
Summer Term (2020) Library Hours Calendar View Library Hours Calendar
Period Day Opening Hours (1) Circulation Counter / Semi-closed Collection / Media Resources Collection / Information Space Counter / IT Help Desk Service Hours (2) Law & Reference Help Desk Service Hours (4)
8 Jun 2020 - 26 Jul 2020 Mon to Fri 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 7:00 pm 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sun 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 12:00 noon - 6:00 pm 12:00 noon - 6:00 pm
Public Holidays 8:30 am - 11:00 pm Closed Closed
Exception: 26 Jul 2020 (Sun) 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Revision & Examination Period
27 Jul 2020 - 8 August 2020
Mon to Fri 8:30 am - 1:00 am
(next day)
8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:30 am - 1:00 am
(next day)
8:30 am - 7:00 pm 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sun 8:30 am - 1:00 am
(next day)
8:30 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Public Holidays 8:30 am - 1:00 am
(next day)
8:30 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Exception:
Last day of examination 8 Aug 2020 (Sat) 12:00 midnight - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 7:00 pm 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Term Break
9 Aug 2020 - 29 Aug 2020
Mon & Fri 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 8:00 pm 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tue to Thu 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 6:00 pm 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 8:30 am - 11:00 pm 8:30 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun & Public Holidays 8:30 am - 11:00 pm Closed Closed

Notes:

  1. Only CityU staff and students (including SCOPE smartcard holders) are permitted to stay beyond 11:00 pm on the university campus. External users will need to leave by 11:00 pm. Users staying behind may be subject to ID checks.
  2. Borrowing of materials at the counters is not permitted after the counter services closing announcement.
  3. Only Information Space and Discussion Zone on 3/F FYW Building will be open 24 hours while the rest of Library area remains closed after 1 am.
  4. The Law & Reference Help Desk is closed for lunch from 12:00 noon - 1:00 pm during examination period.

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