Tag Archives: JULAC

JULAC shared ILS in Hong Kong

(19 April 2017) The Joint University Librarians Advisory Committee (JULAC) is implementing a new shared integrated library system (ILS) to manage the print and electronic collections of 8 individual university libraries, with increasing strategic emphasis on electronic resources and digital collections. The shared system will hold a conglomerate of over 18 million bibliographic records serving […]


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Hong Kong Joint University Librarians Advisory Committee (JULAC) selects Alma and Primo for shared library services platform

(7 June 2016, Hong Kong) Ex Libris®, a ProQuest company, is pleased to announce that the Joint University Librarians Advisory Committee (JULAC) has selected the Ex Libris Alma® resource management service and Primo® discovery and delivery solution. The Hong Kong consortium of eight academic libraries will use Alma and Primo solutions to enable a shared […]


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Implementation Manager (JULAC Shared Integrated Library System)

(17 February 2016) On behalf of The Joint University Librarians Advisory Committee (JULAC), HKUST Library is seeking an experienced individual to fill a project position whose main responsibility is to implement JULAC’s new shared Integrated Library System (ILS). The implementation manager is responsible for data conversion/migration, implementation, support and administration of the new ILS. Duties […]


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JULAC request for proposal for a shared integrated library system

(10 August 2015) The JULAC libraries are issuing a Request for Proposal (RFP) with the expectation of contracting for a next-generation shared library system that fits closely with JULAC’s stated strategies of deep collaboration and a unified set of services that exceed traditional ILS capabilities. This RFP is intentionally broad in scope and focused on […]


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Joint University Librarians Advisory Committee (JULAC) request for proposal for a shared integrated library system

(8 July 2015) The JULAC Hong Kong libraries are issuing a Request for Proposal (RFP) with the expectation of contracting for a next-generation shared library system that fits closely with JULAC’s stated strategies of deep collaboration and a unified set of services that exceed traditional ILS capabilities. This RFP is intentionally broad in scope and […]


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University libraries in Hong Kong have digital access to South China Morning Post Archives

(28 October 2014)  The historical newspaper archive of Hong Kong based South China Morning Post will add compelling value for eight members of the JULAC (Joint University Libraries Advisory Committee) consortium. With searchable, full text coverage of the South China Morning Post from its origin in 1903 to 1995, including all advertisements, editorials, cartoons, and […]


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Information Literacy Immersion Program

(3 July 2013)  Hosted by JULAC, the Association of College & Research Library (ACRL)’s Information Literacy Immersion Program was held during 3-7 June 2013 at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. ACRL’s Immersion Program provides instruction librarians with the opportunity to work intensively on all aspects of information literacy. Whether your institution is […]


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ETD 2013 registration open

(6 June 2013)  Registration is now open for the 16th International Symposium on Electronic Theses and Dissertations, ETD 2013 taking place in Hong Kong.  ETD is the key international conference to attend in order to stay abreast of developments and trends in electronic theses and dissertations initiatives around the world. This is an exciting opportunity […]


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Academic Librarian 3 – presentations now available

JULAC has announced publication of all  powerpoint presentations for the recently concluded Academic Librarian 3 Conference: The Yin-Yang of Future Collaboration and Competition, held 30-31 May in Hong Kong. Enjoy them here. The organizers are collecting feedback about the conference here. Conference photographs will be published here.


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Research and discovery in Hong Kong’s university libraries

For a snapshot of the research and discovery happening in Hong Kong’s university libraries, visit the JULAC website.  Recently published are the presentations of the JULAC Libraries Forum 2012 which took place 23 February 2012. They cover information literacy, library architecture, digitization, discovery tools, the learning commons, RFID, Google Analytics and what statistics tell us.  […]


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Consortial Collaboration and Competition meeting in Hong Kong

In celebrating the 50th Anniversary of The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), the University Library System at CUHK and The Joint University Librarians Advisory Committee (JULAC), a consortium that joins together in partnership the eight publically-funded Hong Kong institutions of higher learning, will hold a combined conference on 30th and 31st May 2013, entitled […]


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ACRL Information Literacy Immersion Program @ Hong Kong

Hosted by the Joint University Librarians Advisory Committee (JULAC), the Association of College & Research Library (ACRL)’s Information Literacy Immersion Program will be held 3-7 June 2013 at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. The Program provides instruction librarians with the opportunity to work intensively on all aspects of information literacy. The Teacher […]


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