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New Acquisitions

New Acquisitions List for Real Estate & Construction

  • New acquisitions list (up to 3 weeks ago) for Real Estate & Construction can be found here.

Book Search

Use Find@HKUL to search books, articles, audio-visual materials and books available beyond HKU.

 Step 1. Type the keywords on the search box, for example, Outing zoning plans of Sha Tin (Scope: Books+)

 Step 2. Use facet to refine results, for example, restricted the search periods between 2018-2022

 Step 3. Browse the titles In result list and click on it to view details of the record.

Tips for better searches

If you want to…




Search a phrase

" "

(Quotation marks)

Search as a phrase

“renewable energy”

Search a term with variant forms


(A question mark)

Perform a single character wildcard search



(An asterisk)

Perform a multiple character wildcard search


Combine synonyms


Connect synonyms

Solar OR sun

Combine terms on different subjects


(or a space)

Connect terms covering different subjects

Energy AND conservation

Exclude a term


Exclude a term from the search

Energy NOT nuclear

Group terms

( )

Group terms within a search statement.

“renewable energy” AND

(solar OR wind OR wave?)