About Special Collections
Of scholarly interest is the Special Collections which houses a unique collection of Hong Kong materials, rare books, microforms and pamphlets. The University Libraries has also gained depository status for a number of core international collections, two of them are housed in Special Collections, they are the European Documentation Centre and the World Trade Organization.
Most items in Special Collections are non-circulating, and the use of rare or fragile materials is required to consult in the Supervised Reading Room during open hours only. Guidelines for the use Special Collections can be found in its User Guide and Location Symbols