Borrowing

Registered library borrower card holders, excluding holders of Reader Cards, can enjoy different levels of borrowing privileges to support their teaching, learning and research.

Member Category    
Loan Period
Loan Quota Hold Request Quota Books Teaching Reseources Media Reserve
A

Council Members

 

Academic Staff & Administrative Staff of Equivalent Status

 

Departmental Library Card Holders

 

Students (Postgraduate Degrees)

 

Honorary Members

80 items 20 items 90 days 14 days 14 days 7 days
B

Staff Other Than Academic Staff & Administrative Staff of Equivalent Status

 

Students

 

Retired Staff

50 items 20 items 30 days 14 days 14 days 7 days
C

Spouses of Regular Staff

 

Child Dependants of Regular Staff

 

Alumni

 

Students of EdUHK Self-funded Non-credit Bearing Programmes

15 items 5 items 30 days 14 days 14 days 3 hrs
D

JULAC Card Holders

 

All Other External Members with Borrowing Privileges

10 items N/A 30 days 14 days 3 hrs 3 hrs

Notes:
1. Three-hour loan media and reserve items are for in-library use only.
2. The initial loan periods of 14-day, 30-day and 90-day loan items will be reduced to 7 days, 15 days and 30 days respectively if the items have been held by other users when the items are being checked out.
3. Borrowers must return their loan items before the expiry of their library membership.