Special Booking Arrangement for CREATE! users

Please note that reservations of 3D Printing, 3D Scanning, Laser Cutting, Project Mapping, and Physical Computer Kit services cannot be made using the Booking System at the moment. To reserve, please send email to libemt@cityu.edu.hk or call us at 3442 6963, and specify your desired date and timeslot for a particular service. Sorry for the inconvenience caused.


Library Services Offered to Alumni


Alumni members are welcome to apply for "Alumni Library Cards". Please visit the webpage (https://www.cityu.edu.hk/lib/service/alumni/index.htm) for detailed information.

Services for Alumni Library Card Holders

  1. Access
    1. Alumni Card Holders can visit the Library in person.

  2. Loan/Request Quota (for Borrower’s Card only) 1
    Items Quota/Periods
    Circulating Books 10 items / 30 days
    Book Request Quota 2 items
    Media Resources 1 item / in-house use only
    Semi-closed (Reserve) / Closed Access Materials 3 items / 5 hours, 1 day or 3 days

  3. Electronic Resources
  4. Instructional Services and Tours
    • No face-to-face instructional services (including library classes and library tours) are provided for Alumni Library Card Holders.
    • Most online instruction, including online tours, online tutorials and online guides developed for CityU students and staff are also accessible by alumni.

  5. Reference Services
    • Alumni may seek reference help at the Law & Reference Help Desk.

  6. Other Services and Facilities
    Services/Facilities Availability
      Borrower's Card Reader's Card
    AV EquipmentYesNo
    Group Discussion RoomsNoNo
    HKALL BooksNoNo
    Interlibrary Loan (ILL)NoNo
    JULAC CardNoNo
    Octopus Card-operated Fast PrintingYesYes
    Public Terminals (OPAC)YesYes
    Quota Controlled Fast PrintingNoNo
    Special Terminals 2YesYes
    Study Carrels 3YesYes
    Guided Library ToursNoNo

  7. Help


  1. Details refer to Library's Borrowing Regulations
    (http://www.cityu.edu.hk/lib/about/libreg/regulat.htm#loanquota). The Library may make any changes without further notice.
  2. Details refer to PC workstations for Alumni Library Card Holders
  3. Details refer to Booking Policy for Alumni