Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Public Lectures on "From the Treasure House: Jewels from the Library of The Chinese University of Hong Kong "



To celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and to showcase the collections of rare books in the University libraries, the University Library System and the University's Art Museum are mounting a joint exhibition titled 'From the Treasure House: Jewels from the Library of The Chinese University of Hong Kong' to enable the public to have a glimpse of the wide range of valuable publications, manuscripts and artworks in the University's holdings.

The University Library System will be organizing two free public lectures as follows:


Topic 1: The Stories behind the Rare Books in the “From the Treasure House” exhibition

Date: March 9, 2013
Time: 2:30 – 4:00 p.m (4:00 – 4:30 Guided tour)
Venue:Conference Room, East Wing, Art Museum, CUHK
Speaker:Mr. CK Lam, Head of Special Collection, University Library System, CUHK

Topic 2: Reminiscences of early Hong Kong through the exhibits of "From the Treasure House"

Date: March 16, 2013
Time: 2:30 – 4:00 p.m. (4:00 – 4:40 Guided tour)
Venue:Conference Room, East Wing, Art Museum, CUHK
Speaker:Ms. YW Chau, Branch Librarian, United College Wu Chung Multimedia Library, University Library System, CUHK


Enquiries: 3943 8740
Website:http://www.lib.cuhk.edu.hk/Exhibition/ULS_Treasures/talk.htm

Friday, February 15, 2013

Exhibition of Professor Ovid J. L. Tzeng, Siu Lien Ling Wong Visiting Fellow 2012/13. Publications.


Professor Ovid J. L. Tzeng, Academician and Distinguished Research Fellow at Academia Sinica of Taiwan, has been invited to serve as the Chung Chi College Siu Lien Ling Wong Visiting Fellow 2012/13. Part of his publications are now exhibited at the Chung Chi College Elisabeth Luce Moore Library from February 7 to March 10, 2013. All are welcome.

Professor Ovid J.L.Tzneg's Profile


http://www.lib.cuhk.edu.hk/News/35246/Profile_ProfOvidTzeng_Eng.pdf



eResources Week 2013 – Join us and win a Notebook Computer or an iPad!


The University Library System is pleased to announce the launch of eResources Week 2013 to promote the use of academic research resources. The programmes include an online quiz and the final competition, games, exhibits and database workshops.




Ten finalists of the Online Quiz will be invited to participate in the final competition to win big prizes including a Fujitsu notebook computer, iPads, a Samsung Galaxy Tab2 and more. All participants of the Quiz will automatically enter our LUCKY DRAW to win an iPad or iPod Shuffle. Details are as follows:



Date: 28 Jan – 20 Feb, 2013 (Online quiz)

26 – 28 Feb, 2013 (Final competition, games booths, exhibits, and database workshops)

Please visit: http://eWeek.lib.cuhk.edu.hk/