HKUST Library Hours & Special Arrangements (Nov. 18th)

Dear Students and Staff,

In light of recent and current events, the Library hours and services will be modified until further notice.

The Library & Learning Commons will open at 9am and close at 5pm, Monday to Friday.

Entry & Exit
The G/F doors will be the only entrance and exit.

Return of Library Items
Users whose library items were due during the Library’s special closure, please return the items within seven days of when the Library reopens. All the returned library materials will be checked in dated as 7 November 2019. There is no rush for you to return the books to the Library if the traffic conditions do not permit.

HKALL and Local Inter-Library Loan (ILL) Services
HKALL and local ILL Services (except EdUHK and Lingnan) will not be available until further notice.

Waiving Fines
Users who have difficulty in returning the items after Library reopens or within this term, please contact us via email ( The Library will be flexible and waive the overdue fines as necessary. Due to the online system’s constraints, you may still receive system auto-generated Overdue Notices. If you do, please ignore them, or contact us if you’re in doubt.

Workshops, Talks & Events
Previously scheduled workshops and events are now canceled.

Contacting the Library
• Circulation: Tel. 2358-6772
• Information Help: Tel: 2358-6760 WhatsApp: 9701-1055 (text only)

Thank you for your understanding.

HKUST Library