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Library Notice

In addition to the Postgraduate Lounge on M/F Library, 14 Postgraduate Research Carrels are designated to meet the research needs of postgraduate students. Eligible users (Research Postgraduates, Taught Postgraduates, and Staff) can book the carrels via the Rooms / Facilities Booking System.

Postgraduate Research Carrels

Carrel No. Location Eligible Users Capacity Quota Booking & Rules

Carrels 1-14

Computer Room 2, 
1/F Library

Staff, Research Postgraduates, Taught Postgraduates  1 person / carrel
  • 2 sessions per day
    (maximum 4 hours per session)
  • 4 sessions per week
  • Reset on Sunday

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Rules for booking the carrels

Carrel Booking Rules:

  • Bookings will be served by a "First Come First Served" basis.
  • Bookings of 2 consecutive sessions can be made, but have to tap card to claim for each session.
  • Concurrent bookings of 2 rooms / carrels are NOT allowed.
  • To claim the carrels, users are required to tap their LU Cards on the reader outside.
  • The bookings are not transferable. The carrels are reserved for those who booked them only.
  • The carrel will be released to others if the user does not show up after 15 minutes.
  • No-show without making any cancellation will count against the quota limit.
  • Users are responsible for the loss and damage of equipment used.
  • Reservation rules and regulations will be subject to change without prior notice.
  • The library reserves the right to cancel any booking without prior notice.