Borrowing Privileges of Other Patrons

Circle of Friends Platinum card holders have remote access rights to electronic resources (Other) via HKU Libraries Homepage.

 

 

Status Type of Material Loan Period Total No. of Items
Visiting Scholars *

External Borrowers

Books 30 days 12
Old books 60 days
Old reference books in closed stacks storage 14 days
Requested items with additional holds 16 days
Requested items with no additional holds 30 days
Pamphlets 7 days
Pamphlets in closed stacks storage 30 days
Best sellers 14 days
Reserve materials 2 hours,
1 day,
2 days, or
1 week
Scores 30 days
Audio-visual materials 14 days # 6*
* 6 audio-visual items from the AV Collection
# For movies and popular films, the loan period ranging from 2 hours to 7 days at the discretion of respective teaching staff and AV Librarian.
* Visiting Scholars will be allowed to borrow HKALL items for a loan period of 30 days.

 

 

Status Type of Material Loan Period Total No. of Items
Researchers affiliated with
University joint ventures
Books 30 days 12
Old books 60 days
Old reference books in closed stacks storage 14 days
Requested items with additional holds 16 days
Requested items with no additional holds 30 days
Pamphlets 7 days
Pamphlets in closed stacks storage 30 days
Best sellers 14 days
Reserve materials 7 Days
Scores 30 days
Audio-visual materials 7-14 days 6*
* 6 audio-visual items from the AV Collection
Status Type of Material Loan Period Total No. of Items

Circle of Friends Gold/HKU SPACE Graduate Platinum

Books 60 days 24
Old reference books in closed stacks storage 14 days
Requested items with additional holds 16 days
Requested items with no additional holds 60 days
Pamphlets 7 days
Pamphlets in closed stacks storage 60 days
Best sellers 14 days
Reserve materials 2 hours,
1 day,
2 days, or
1 week
Scores 60 days
Audio-visual materials 14 days # 6*
* 6 audio-visual items from the AV Collection
# For movies and popular films, the loan period ranging from 2 hours to 7 days at the discretion of respective teaching staff and AV Librarian.
Status Type of Material Loan Period Total No. of Items
Circle of Friends HKU Graduate Platinum Books 60 days 48
Old reference books in closed stacks storage 14 days
Requested items with additional holds 16 days
Requested items with no additional holds 60 days
Pamphlets 7 days
Pamphlets in closed stacks storage 60 days
Best sellers 14 days
Reserve materials 2 hours,
1 day,
2 days, or
1 week
Scores 60 days
Audio-visual materials 14 days # 6*
* 6 audio-visual items from the AV Collection
# For movies and popular films, the loan period ranging from 2 hours to 7 days at the discretion of respective teaching staff and AV Librarian.
Status Type of Material Loan Period Total No. of Items
HKU Staff Spouse Books 60 days 20
Old reference books in closed stacks storage 14 days
Requested items with additional holds 16 days
Requested items with no additional holds 60 days
Pamphlets 7 days
Pamphlets in closed stacks storage 60 days
Best sellers 14 days
Reserve materials 2 hours,
1 day,
2 days, or
1 week
Scores 60 days
Audio-visual materials 14 days # 6*
* 6 audio-visual items from the AV Collection
# For movies and popular films, the loan period ranging from 2 hours to 7 days at the discretion of respective teaching staff and AV Librarian.
Status Type of Material Loan Period Total No. of Items
Graduates Books 60 days 12
Old reference books in closed stacks storage 14 days
Requested items with additional holds 16 days
Requested items with no additional holds 60 days
Pamphlets 7 days
Pamphlets in closed stacks storage 60 days
Best sellers 14 days
Reserve materials 2 hours,
1 day,
2 days, or
1 week
Scores 60 days
Audio-visual materials 14 days # 6*
* 6 audio-visual items from the AV Collection
# For movies and popular films, the loan period ranging from 2 hours to 7 days at the discretion of respective teaching staff and AV Librarian.
Status Type of Material Loan Period Total No. of Items

JULAC staff/postgraduate students

Books 30 days 10
Old books 60 days
Old reference books in closed stacks storage 14 days
Requested items with additional holds 16 days
Requested items with no additional holds 30 days
Pamphlets 7 days
Pamphlets in closed stacks storage 30 days
Best sellers 14 days
Reserve materials 2 hours,
1 day,
2 days, or
1 week
Scores 30 days