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Library User Survey 2023

Lib user survey 2023

Participate now – Library User Survey 2023

13 March – 14 April 2023

To help us know how to better meet your teaching, learning and research needs, please complete the questionnaire with your comments and suggestions on our library services. Participants in this exercise will be entered into a lucky draw to win fabulous prizes offered by various publishers and information providers.

Special thanks go to the following sponsors:

ProQuest and Ex Libris part of Clarivate
Beijing Superstar Information Technology Co. Ltd
iPad (10th generation) Wi-Fi 64GB
HKD3,000 Cash Coupons (Electrical products)
iPad (9th generation) Wi-Fi 64GB
Info Access
Apple Watch SE, 44mm
AirPods Pro (2nd generation)
HK$1,000 Cash Coupons (Bookstore)
Other Sponsors Prizes
Emerald Publishing True Wireless Headphones
John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Mirror with wireless charging and bluetooth speaker
Wolters Kluwer Portable Bluetooth Speaker
Hyweb Technology Co., Ltd. HKD100 X 5 Cash Coupons (Bookstore)
Academic & Professional Book Centre Lucky Gift Set
Sage Publishing
Cengage Learning HK Ltd.
Asia World Digital Technology
Shenzhen CSMAR Data Technology Co., Ltd

Terms and Conditions

Eligible Participants

  1. This survey is open to all current CIHE/CBCC/CAPS students and staff;
  2. External members including Alumni with valid Library cards are also welcome to participate except the Corporate members with Readers’ cards;
  3. This is an anonymous survey. No personal information will be collected;
  4. If you are interested in entering the Lucky Draw, please provide your contact information (i.e. Student/Staff ID, name, email address and phone number) at the end of the survey. This information will only be used for purposes related to the Lucky Draw.
  5. The results of the Lucky Draw will not be affected by your answers and written comments.

Lucky Draw

  1. Each participant is suggested to take the survey only ONCE. Multiple entries of the same participant will only be counted ONCE;
  2. Prizes will be drawn in mid-2023. The Lucky Draw results will be posted on the Library website and all winners will be contacted individually by email. The Library is NOT liable for any non-delivery or non-receipt of email(s) by the winners;
  3. Late redemption will NOT be entertained. All prizes are NOT transferable, exchangeable or redeemable for cash;
  4. Authorization of other persons to collect the prize on your behalf will NOT be accepted;
  5. The Library is NOT liable for any cost or damage relating to or resulting from the acceptance and/or use of the above prizes by the participants;
  6. NO warranty or maintenance service will be provided;
  7. The Library reserves the right of final decision on all matters in case of any disputes.

Please be assured that answers, comments and contact information given by you in the survey will be treated in strict confidence. The Library will collate and analyze the collected data and will post the survey report on its website for users’ reference.

KMCC Online Quiz in Hong Kong and Macau: Metaverse is On Air

The “KMCC Online Quiz in Hong Kong and Macau: Metaverse is On Air” is running from now through 5 April 2023. If you have all THREE quiz questions answered correctly, you will enter the lucky draw and have a chance to win one of the following fabulous prizes. Winner of the quiz will be contacted via email. The result will also be posted up on the library website if the winner is from the CIHE / CBCC community.

1st prize (5 winners): Apple Store e-Gift Card – HK $200
2nd prize (10 winners): e-Gift Card – HK $100

The quiz is easy and takes you only a few minutes to complete. Click Here for more information and to start the quiz right away!
The answers can be found by searching with the keyword “Metaverse (元宇宙)” in the KMCC database.


  1. To ensure that you can access the KMCC database properly, please make sure that your device is connected to the institution’s network.
  2. Please ensure that you fill in your institutional email address and the full name of the institution “Caritas Institute of Higher Education” at the end of the quiz.

KMCC Kung-Hwa Management Case Collections is currently available for free trial (Till: 5 April 2023). For details, please refer to Trial Databases. Please feel free to send your comments on this resource to or fill in our E-Resources Trial Feedback Form.

The Library currently offers access to the PressReader provided by Library & Book (provider of KMCC database). PressReader delivers access to over 7,000 magazines and newspapers from more than 100 countries worldwide in full-colour, full page format. If there are any enquiries regarding the use of PressReader, please feel free to contact the Library at 3653-6620 or via email

Library Online Talk: Guide to Get Published with Emerald Publishing

The online talk Guide to Get Published with Emerald Publishing will share information on how you could get your research paper published in a suitable journal through various stages of publication process.

The coverage is as follows:

  • Selection of a suitable journal for your submission
  • Open access (OA) and prevailing OA models
  • Ways to avoid predatory journals
  • The publication process of scholarly articles (e.g. peer-review, typesetting, general timeframe)
Date 6 March 2023 (Monday)
Time 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Speaker Ms. Judy Yeh (Publishing Services Manager, Emerald Publishing)
Language English
Mode Online via Zoom

All staff are welcome to join. Please click here for registration (Confirmation e-mail and Zoom link will be sent to you in due course).

For enquiries, please call 3653-6620 or email

Hands-on Workshop: The Basics of EndNote 20

The Hands-on Workshop: The Basics of EndNote 20 will guide you how to cite references in APA (7th ed.) format using the Endnote 20 software for your research papers and assignments. Details are as follows:

  • Details of downloading Endnote 20
  • Import references from various information sources
  • Organize references
  • Create in-text citations and reference list
  • Edit citations
Date & Time 20 February 2023 (Monday)
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Venue e-Learning Laboratory (A411), Learning Commons, Level 4, CIHE Campus
(Each participant will be assigned a computer to work on exercises on a first-come-first-served basis)
Medium of Instruction Cantonese

Students and staff are welcome to join. If you are interested, please complete the registration form.

For enquiries, please call 3653-6620 or email

Resumption of Library Room Booking Service

The Online Room Booking Service will be launched on 1 February 2023 (Wed). Users are most welcome to book the group discussion rooms (A412 – A415) in the Learning Commons by using the Room Booking System. Users may refer to Online Room Booking Service for details of user guide and regulations.

Library Opening Hours during the Lunar New Year Holidays 2023

Library Opening Hours during the Lunar New Year Holidays:

Date Festival / Holiday Opening Hours
21 Jan. 2023 (Sat.) Lunar New Year’s Eve
10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
22 Jan. 2023 (Sun.) Lunar New Year’s Day
23 Jan. 2023 (Mon.) The second day of Lunar New Year
24 Jan. 2023 (Tue.) The third day of Lunar New Year
25 Jan. 2023 (Wed.) The fourth day of Lunar New Year

Wishing you all a Happy and Healthy Lunar New Year.

New e-resources Available at the start of 2023

The following newly subscribed e-databases supporting learning, teaching and research are now available for access.

Title Type Coverage
uCentral e-database

It contains all sorts of health information, including anatomy and physiology, physical examination as well as diseases and disorders, supplemented with medical dictionary, drug guides and clinical calculators.

OECD iLibrary e-database

Managed by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), it provides more than 20,000 full-text publications and resources including e-books, journals, podcasts, statistics and reports on a wide variety of economic and social topics around the globe.

Chinamaxx Digital Libraries 中文集献 e-books

It is a vast collection of about 705,000 Chinese e-book titles in a wide range of subjects, such as history, literature, social sciences, economy, art, religion, medicine and health.

Elsevier Business Management and Accounting Collection e-journals

It contains over 100 full-text academic journals in the subject areas of business, management and accounting, including topics in marketing, tourism and hospitality management.

Students and staff are welcome to search these resources via the A-Z List e-Databases or Discovery Search.

CBCC Library Carpet Replacement Project

The CBCC Library will undergo the Carpet Replacement Project during the period from January to March 2023. Temporarily closure of certain areas in the Library is required. As a result, part of the services and areas (e.g. borrowing, printing, IT Zone, Study Carrels etc.) may be affected. Users can approach our counter staff for assistance and use the CIHE Learning Commons as an alternative. Sorry for any inconvenience that may cause.

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