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HKU Main Library


HKU Main Library (Breakout Zone)

HKU Library

Full-time undergraduate and postgraduate students have full access to the University of Hong Kong library which is located at the main campus and is within easy reach from the International College campus in Admiralty by bus and now by MTR.

The University library consists of the Main Library and 6 specialist branch libraries. The total stock of volumes in the libraries is over 2.6 million, including printed titles and substantial holdings of non-print items. Over 24,000 periodical titles are currently received. Over 2,800 readers’ places are provided throughout the system including the audio-visual and microcomputer sections. The Main Library alone contains over 1,200,000 volumes of materials. It is also well-stocked with materials on China and the Far East and many of these materials are stored in its Rare Book Room.