Tag Archives: University of Hong Kong

HKU is hiring Subject Librarians

(18 May 2020) From job posting, the University of Hong Kong – Applications are invited for appointment as Education Librarian/Engineering Librarian/Science Librarian (at the rank of Assistant Librarian I/II) (3 posts) in the University Libraries (Ref.: 500158), to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal.  Successful candidates will be appointed to […]


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HKU is hiring Medical Librarian

(21 Jan 2020)  The University of Hong Kong is hiring – Medical Librarian (at the rank of Assistant Librarian I) Ref.: 499539 Work type: Full-time Department: University Libraries (40100) Categories: Professional & Management Applications are invited for appointment as Medical Librarian (at the rank of Assistant Librarian I) in the University Libraries (Ref.: 499539), to commence as soon as possible, on […]


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Hong Kong University join COPE’s pilot initiative

(15 November 2017) Hong Kong University is now part of COPE’s pilot that will help form a membership package of support and advice for research institutions. Other institutions already part of the pilot are: Caltech, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute and University of Ottawa, and Queensland University of Technology. The pilot follows requests from our current membership and from researchers, authors and […]


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University of Hong Kong hiring Research and Data Services Librarian

(27 February 2017) Applications are invited for appointment as Research and Data Services Librarian (at the rank of Assistant Librarian I) in the University Libraries, to commence as soon as possible, on a fixed-term basis of two years, with the possibility of renewal. The job description is here. Closes 18 March 2017.


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University of Hong Kong Main Library exhibits The Birds of America

(15 November 2016) The Main Library of the University of Hong Kong will present The Birds of America by  John James Audubon, 21st Century Edition exhibition at the 2nd Floor Atrium/Exhibitions Area of the Main Library of the University of Hong Kong, from 21 November until  5 December 2016. To renew John James Audubon’s masterpiece […]


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Ruth’s Rankings Extra News Flash! – Times Higher Education Distributes its 2016 Asian Rankings raising concerns in Hong Kong

(By Ruth Pagell, 27 June 2016) I received an email directing me to the South China Morning Post article about Times Higher Education Asia Rankings 2016.  I had planned on disregarding these rankings since they use metrics similar to their new annual rankings and they only rank 200 universities, covering Asia from the Mediterranean to […]


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The University of Hong Kong joins the ranks of CILIP accredited Learning Providers

(30 October 2015) CILIP has announced that two courses at the University of Hong Kong have received CILIP accreditation, recognising that they provide solid preparation for professional practice and a suitable base for anybody entering the library, information and knowledge management profession. The Master of Science in Library and Information Management (MSc LIM) and the […]


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Preserving the Past, Informing the Future in Hong Kong: Exhibition of the “Deacons Archives”

(8 April 2014)  You are cordially invited to visit the Exhibition of the “Deacons Archives” which will be held at Special Collections, 1/F Main Library, The University of Hong Kong, from 4th – 28th April 2014. The Deacons Archives contains the bulk of the early surviving records of Deacons and its predecessors, including client deeds […]


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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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