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Special Collections

Special Collections has launched a new booking system for research desks reservation. 

Please visit ‘Book A Space’ for reservation or here for the  detailed  announcement.

New arrangements for ordering rare and historical materials, please visit Ordering Rare Materials for details.

Of scholarly interest is the Special Collections which houses a unique collection of Hong Kong materials, rare books, and microforms. The University Libraries has also gained depository status for a number of core international collections. One of them is housed in Special Collections, it is the World Trade Organization.

Seasonal Opening Hours:    By APPOINTMENT only (Book a Space)
     Monday-Wednesday, Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
     Thursday: 1:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
     Saturday, Sunday & public holidays: Closed
For the latest hours on specific days, please check the library calendar.

Address Telephone No.

1st Floor, New Wing, Main Library,
University of Hong Kong,
Pokfulam, Hong Kong.

(852) 3917-2207



Fax No.
(852) 2857-2048


360° Virtual Tour of Special Collections

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