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Ask a Librarian: Supporting you from simple enquiries to personalised advisory service


Ask a Librarian

Service Hours: 9 am - 7 pm, Monday to Friday 

(except holidays)

Service Hours: 9 am - 5 pm, Monday to Friday 

(except holidays)


Level 3

Information Counter 

via Zoom










Research Consultation

Make an appointment

(For postgraduates and academic staff)

Remote access: E-resources at your finger tips


 Remote  Access



Reading list






Through the ReadingList@HKUL, you can get direct access to your course materials in a wide range of materials, such as books, ebooks, online articles,YouTube or websites.

If you are a teacher and would like to set up a reading list for your students, contact your librarians to find out more about the Reading Lists Service.

If you are a student and would like to see a reading list in your Moodle course, consider sending this link to suggest to your teacher.

Library training




Attend our Webinars and check out the schedule.

Library course materials
Many library course materials are available on our Library Course Materials webpage. Visit the webpage and explore the resources and search skills listed below:

  • Cited Reference Search
  • Endnote Workshops
  • Find@HKUL: Show & Tell
  • HKU Freshmen (Undergraduates)
  • Postgraduate Library Workshop
  • Turnitin Seminar for RPG Students


Opening hours


 Opening  Hours

Please check our latest opening hours on or contact respective service points/offices before making a visit.

Click here for the current Library Notice.

Lending services





Lending Enquiries

  • Tel: 3917 2202
  • Email:
  • HKALL, ILL, Hing Wai Document Delivery, Hold/Request/Pick-up and Interbranch Delivery services are available at Main Library. Please use automatic book return units/book drops at Main Library or any branch libraries. Due dates between 29 July and 29 September 2020 will be automatically extended to 30 September 2020 except short loan/recalled items.

Resources on COVID-19

Resources on COVID-19   

This guide is a work in progress. More content will be added as information and resources become available.