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Revision Weeks & Examination Period

Opening Hours during Revision Weeks & Examination Period
Opening Hours
10 Dec 2018
10 Jan 2019*
Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Sunday & Public Holidays
* Excludes 24 Dec 2018 (Mon) Christmas Eve, and 31 Dec 2018 (Mon) New Year’s Eve.

Opening Hours on Info. Day 2018

The opening hours of the Library and Learning Commons will be revised on the Information Day (10 Nov 2018, Saturday).

Opening Hours
10 November 2018 (Saturday)
10:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Advanced software applications now available in the Library

To cater for the learning and research needs of users, the Library now has over 20 PCs installed with various software applications such as Adobe Creative Cloud, SPSS and Endnote. Users can pay special attention to the labels on the monitors which indicate the advanced applications installed in the PCs.

Please click here for details.

Adobe Creative Cloud

2018 EBSCO Cocoa Challenges

2018 EBSCO Cocoa Challenges

All staff and students are now invited to join the 2018 EBSCO Cocoa Challenges. If you have any one of the Three Challenges completed before 20 November 2018, you will enter a lucky draw to win a Sony Bluetooth Earphone, Printable Camera or Mi Band3.

The winner will be notified directly by EBSCOhost. For details of the Challenges, please click here.

3 Simple steps to complete the challenges :

  1. Choose at least one of the three challenges available on the EBSCOhost website. Each challenge requires you to locate at least 30 PDF Full text.
  2. Search for relevant results via the library subscribed databases – Academic Search Complete or Business Source Premier
  3. Send the results to (Learn how to send emails on the EBSCOhost platform by watching the video tutorials)

Note: Please make sure you include the following details in the email

Email to:
Subject: HK


Name: (e.g Chan tai man)
Institute: Caritas Institute of Higher Education
Student / Staff ID: (e.g 1570XXX)
Email: (e.g
Phone number: (e.g 3653-6620)

The Library is currently subscribing to the Academic Search Complete, Business Source Premier, CINAHL Complete, MEDLine with Full Text, SocINDEX with Full Text, Nursing Reference Center Plus as well as Flipster provided by EBSCOhost. These cover more than 10,000+ full text journal titles across various subject areas including Nursing, Social Sciences, Humanities, Language, Business & a lot more. If there are any enquiries on using the EBSCOhost databases, please feel free to contact the Library at 3653-6620 or via email (

Lucky Draw Results for Library Orientation 2018

Lib user survey 2018

Thank you very much for participating in the Library Orientation 2018. The Library is pleased to announce the Lucky Draw results as follows. Lucky participants will receive an email confirmation for collecting the prize.

ID (First 4 characters) Name Prize
1870xxx TAM Wing Man ESLITE Coupon
1870xxx WONG Chak Lan ESLITE Coupon


The library is pleased to offer a newly subscribed Pharmacy Database – UptoDate.

UpToDate is an evidence-based, physician-authored clinical decision support resource which assists clinicians to make the right point-of-care decisions by providing specific answers to clinical questions. It covers over 10500 clinical and patient information topics across 25 specialties written by over 6500 medical experts. Topics include drug information, emergency medicine, palliative care, general surgery and other medical-related areas.

Students and staff are welcome to access UpToDate via A-Z List of e-Databases.

Mid-Autumn Festival

Library Opening Hours during the Mid-Autumn Festival:

Due to the grant of special leave of the Institute, the Library will close at 5:00 p.m. on 24 September 2018 (Mid-Autumn Festival).
25 September 2018 (The day following the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival) is a public holiday. Library is closed.

Opening Hours
24 September 2018 (Mon.)
8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
25 September 2018 (Tue.)

Extension of Opening Hours of Group Discussion Rooms

Extension of Opening Hours of Group Discussion Rooms

To better meet students’ group study needs, the Library will extend the opening hours of all group discussion rooms to 8:00 p.m., effective from 10 September 2018. Please click here for details.

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