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Developed by HKU students, Weava is a free productivity tool available as a browser extension and an iOS mobile application that supports students in their research and writing endeavours. Weava allows users to highlight information directly on websites and PDFs, annotate said highlights, organize research in folders, and collaborate with others. 
You can download it freely at:


Readings Lists (Online)

Where to find course readings?

How to create?

Past Exam Papers

Social Sciences and Business and Economics Librarian

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Kitman Chan
5/F, Main Library, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road,
Hong Kong
(852) 2859-2209


This guide is to highlight major resources, tools and services pertinent to your teaching, learning and research. You will learn how to

  • Find HKU Course Readings, Past Examination Papers and Dissertations
  • Locate relevant Databases and Resources
  • Keep up-to-date with new publications
  • Enhance Research Visibility
  • Use Information Ethically

Need Help?

One-to-one Research Consultation Service

Provides a personal research consultation service to registered HKU / HKU SPACE academic staff and postgraduate students on effective information research pertaining to their research projects. Please make an appointment on library homepage.

Subject-specific Library Instruction Courses

Groups of staff or students can request library instruction courses according to their information needs. 

Library Services for Academic/Research Staff