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3. Library Facilities & Services

Facilities

Audio Visual Equipment

A variety of VCD, DVD, Blu-ray disc, video and cassette tape players and HDTVs (high definition televisions) are available at the MLLC (Multimedia and Language Learning Centre) on the 2/F North. No prior booking of equipment is necessary.

 

Multimedia Booths

Professional AV and editing equipment is available at the IC (Chiang Chen Information Commons) on the 1/F South for study and production purposes.

Reservation can be made online at: http://www.lib.ln.edu.hk/services/room-booking-system

 

Study Rooms, Collaborative Workrooms & MLLC Rooms

Rooms available for booking include:

  • 10 Individual Study Rooms on the 1/F
  • 4 Collaborative Workrooms on the 1/F IC
  • 2 Collaborative Workrooms on the 1/F Reading Room
  • 2 MLLC Rooms on the 2/F

Reservation can be made online at: http://www.lib.ln.edu.hk/services/room-booking-system

 

Notebook Computers and Electronic Dictionaries for Borrowing

Notebook computers and electronic dictionaries are available for borrowing at the Circulation Counter.

 

Scanning

Scanners are available at the:

  • 1/F IC
  • 2/F MLLC
  • 3/F Computer Areas

Colour Octopus Network Scanners are available at the:

  • 1/F IC
  • 2/F MLLC

Kyocera  Scanners (Scan to USB) are available at the:

  • 1/F Photocopier room (South)
  • 1/F Reading Room
  • 1/F Old Newspapers Reading Room
  • 2/F Serial Collections
  • 3/F North

 

Network Printing

Octopus Network Printers are available in the Library.

Charges for Octopus Printing:

A4 B&W: $0.3 per page

A4 Colour: $2.5 per page

A3 B&W: $0.6 per page

A3 Colour: $5 per page

 

Photocopying

Octopus Card-operated photocopiers are available on all floors of the Library. Users should comply with the Copyright Ordinance (The Laws of Hong Kong SAR Cap 528) when making copies of any library materials.

Charges for photocopying:

A4 B&W: $0.3 per page

A4 Colour: $2.5 per page

A3 Colour: $5 per page

 

B & W single-side duplex (Kyocera) duplex (Panasonic)
A4 $0.3 per page $0.6 per sheet $0.6 per sheet
A3 $0.6 per page $1.2 per sheet $1.2 per sheet
Colour single-side duplex (Fuji-Xerox)
A4 $2.5 per page $4.0 per sheet
A3 $5.0 per page $8.0 per sheet

 

Wireless LAN

Wireless LAN is available anytime on all levels of the Library. See this page for more information.

 

The 3/F Self-study Rooms

2 rooms with about 100 seats on the 3/F for self-studying purpose.

 

Cafe

Conveniently located on the 1/F, the Cafe is equipped with comfortable sofa seats, beverage vending machines, magazines and newspapers for leisure reading. 

Mobile phone is also allowed here.

Please note that eating is prohibited in all areas of the Library.


Services

HKALL

The Hong Kong Academic Library Link (HKALL) provides a platform for students and faculty members from any UGC-funded tertiary institution to search its library discovery tool which allows access to 11 million locally-owned Library materials.

Start making direct requests for books from the 8 UGC-funded libraries by searching HKALL at: www.library.ln.edu.hk/1-Search/HKALL

 

Interlibrary Loan Services

Interlibrary Loan Services (ILL) are provided to all staff, postgraduates and UGC-funded undergraduate degree students of the University.

Visit the Interlibrary Loan page for more details: http://www.library.ln.edu.hk/services/illiad

 

English Self-access Programmes

The CEAL (Centre for English and Additional Languages) organizes the Speaking Assistance Programme (SAP) and Reading Assistance Workshop (RAP), with the Visiting English Tutors of CEAL will be on duty regularly in Room1 of MLLC (2/F of the Library) to hold workshops for students to practice their English.

 

RSS Feeds

RSS Feeds keep you alert to the most updated news and changes in the Library or the Library website. Subscribe the Library's RSS Channels at:

Visit this page for more details: http://www.library.ln.edu.hk/whatsnew/

 

Access to Other UGC-funded Libraries

UGC-funded undergraduate degree students can apply for renewable JULAC Library

Reader’s Cards from CityU, CUHK, EdUHK, HKU, HKUST and PolyU library separately. For application details, please refer to: http://www.library.ln.edu.hk/services/borrowing/library-card-applications#ugc

 

UGC-funded undergraduate degree students can present his/her Lingnan UID Card to access Baptist University Library.

 

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