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Platform upgrade – 慧科新聞 WiseNews services

The Library is pleased to inform you that WisersOne, an upgraded version of WiseNews services is now available. The new platform fully integrates the features of its predecessor and provides a user-friendly interface for accessing the Chinese and English newspaper articles published in Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, China and other parts of the world.

Students and staff are welcome to access this resource via A-Z List e-Databases.

The older version of WiseNews, namely the Wisers Information Portal and WiseEnterprise, will no longer be accessible with effect from June 2021.

Library Opening Hours during the Lunar New Year Holidays 2021

Library Opening Hours during the Lunar New Year Holidays:

Due to the grant of special leave of the Institute, the Library will close at 5:00 p.m. on 11 Feb. 2021 (Lunar New Year’s Eve).

Opening Hours
11 Feb. 2021 (Thu.)
8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
12 Feb. 2021 (Fri.) – 15 Feb. 2021 (Mon.)

Winner of the 2020 EBSCOhost search competition

Thank you to all the students and staff who participated in the 2020 EBSCOhost Online Search Competition. We are pleased to announce that a student from CIHE has won the DEFUNC True Go Slim Earphone (3rd prize) sponsored by EBSCOhost. Please browse here for details. Congratulations to the student:

ID (First 4 characters) Name Prize
2010xxx Lam Cxxxx Cxxxx DEFUNC True Go Slim Earphone

The Librarian Ms. Charlotte Wong, left, presenting the prize to the winner

Loeb Classical Library

The Library is pleased to offer a newly subscribed e-resource – Loeb Classical Library.

Founded by James Loeb in 1911, the Loeb Classical Library is a digitized book series that contain over 500 volumes of Greek and Latin literature, including epic and lyric poetry, tragedy and comedy, history, travel, philosophy, oratory and more. The works are presented in original text along with modern English translations, making it more accessible to the broadest possible audience who are interested in ancient Greek and Latin literary heritage.

Students and staff are welcome to access this resource via A-Z List e-Databases.

Library opening hours during Christmas & New Year Holidays 2020

The Library wishes you a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.

Please note the special opening hours of the Library during the festival season:

Opening Hours
21 Dec 2020 (Mon.)
Winter Solstice
8:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
24 Dec 2020 (Thu.)
Christmas Eve
8:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
25 Dec 2020 (Fri.)
Christmas Day
26 Dec 2020 (Sat.)
Christmas Holiday
31 Dec 2020 (Thu.)
New Year’s Eve
8:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
1 Jan 2021 (Fri.)
The first day of January

Special Arrangements for the Return of Loaned Items

As all face-to-face classes have been suspended as a result of the latest development of COVID-19, all loaned items with due dates that fall on 7 December 2020 and after will be extended to 22 January 2021 (excluding reserve collection items).


  • You may renew the loaned item(s) via My Library Record upon the due date. For your information, item(s) cannot be renewed if there are hold requests or the maximum renewal limit has been reached.
  • The book drops placed at the entrances to the Library and the Learning Commons can be used for returning the loaned items (not applicable to multi-media items) during non-library opening hours.
  • To access the online resources from off-campus, you can view the e-textbooks here. You can also use the Discovery platform to search for other e-books and e-journals for reading, and browse the A-Z list e-databases for research.

For assistance, please call 3653-6620 during opening hours or email

Lucky Draw Results for Library Orientation 2020

Library Orientation 2020

Thank you very much for participating in the Library Orientation 2020. The Library is pleased to announce the Lucky Draw results as follows. Congratulations to all lucky participants.

Prize ID (First 4 characters) Name
Bookstore Coupon 2070XXX Chow Lxx Yxxx
2010XXXX Chow Wxx Kx
2010XXX CHAN Wxx Yxx
2070XXX Cheung Hx Lxx
2070XXX Chan Pxx Wx
2070XXX Lam Hx Kxx
2019XXX Yip Yxx Cxxxx
2070XXX Lam Wxxx
2070XXX Wong Cxxx Wxx
2070XXX Chan Cxxx Mxx
Coffee Shop Gift Card 2070XXX Yu Mxx Yxxx
2010XXXX LUO Jxxxxx
2010XXXX Tam Wxx Lxxxx
2070XXX Tsui Txx Wxx

APA PsycTherapy

The Library is pleased to offer a newly subscribed e-resource – APA PsycTherapy.

APA’s PsycTHERAPY is a collection of over 500 streaming demonstration videos in psychotherapy. It features expert psychotherapists demonstrating various treatment approaches and provides methods showcasing common obstacles faced during therapy sessions.

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

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