Main Collection

Chinese and English books are arranged by call number (from left to right and from top to bottom) that are shelved on the bookshelves together. The call number consists of LC Classification number, Author number and Publication year. Some of books will be considered to acquire multiple copies (for example c.2, c.3…) because of the high demand for learning.

Example:

GV711 LC Classification number
.M37 Author number
2012 Publication year
c.2 Copy number
Bookcover
Call No.:
BF637.S8 F4712 2020 v.1
Bookcover
Call No.:
GV713 .L873 2020
Bookcover
Call No.:
HF1008 .F48 2020
Bookcover
Call No.:
HN751 .S55 2020
Bookcover
Call No.:
NC1008.5 .S86 2020
Bookcover
Call No.:
QA76.73.P98 W46 2020

Reference Collection

Reference books including dictionaries, directories, encyclopedias and others are kept for library use only. They are labelled “REF” on the book’s spine for identification.

Reference Collection
Reference Collection

Special Collection

Special Collection includes DYJ Collection, CTIHE Collection, Hong Kong Government Collection, Hong Kong Social Service Collection and Research Reports Collection. Books of Special Collection are for reading in the library only except the DYJ and CTIHE Collection. All materials in the Special Collection are indicated on the book’s spine for identification as follows:

DYJ Collection SCGS
CTIHE Collection CTIHE
Hong Kong Government Collection HKG
Hong Kong Social Service Collection HKSS
Research Reports Collection RERP
CTIHE Collection
Hong Kong Government Collection
Hong Kong Social Service Collection

Oversize Books

Oversize Books include the photo albums, art books, historical photos, books of architecture, museum exhibitions, commemorative publications, exam study kits and the loose-leaf materials for finance and securities. The spine label of oversize books which are labelled “OVZ” can be borrowed by users. The oversize reference books are marked “OVZR”, which can be used in the library only.

Oversize Books
Oversize Books
Oversize Books

Course Reference

Course Reference is the collection of books for using in the related courses for study and teaching purposes. Some of books are located at the Academic Pavilion Lending Services Counter for library use only.

Course Reference
Course Reference

Audio-Visual Materials Collection

Audio-Visual materials include VCDs, DVDs, CDs, etc. Covers are shelved on the AV racks with label “AV” on the spine for identification. Users are able to borrow the AV materials from the Lending Services Counter with reference to the covers.

Audio-Visual Materials
Audio-Visual Materials

Serials Collection

Current journals are shelved alphabetically by titles in the periodical racks. Newspapers have been provided for users to read in the library. Users are welcome to ask help from library staff for any enquiries.

Serials cover
Call No.:
GV561 .S66 2021 v.147
Serials cover
Call No.:
HF1 .B5612 2021 n.217
Serials cover
Call No.:
HF5415.1265 .S58 2021 n.322
Serials cover
Call No.:
NC1 .C66 2021 v.63 n.1
Serials cover
Call No.:
HF1 .H37 2021 v.99 n.2
Serials cover
Call No.:
TT1 .X53 n.271

Hong Kong Public Library Collection

Library will borrow books from the Hong Kong Public Libraries through the Block Loan Scheme. It is to enhance the collection for supporting the needs of teaching and learning. Subjects include Early Childhood Education, Physical Fitness and Sports Coaching, Beauty, etc. Those book covers are labelled with yellow sticker “Block Loan Books” for identification.

Hong Kong Public Library Collection
Hong Kong Public Library Collection

SCS Beauty Collection

Library establishes the Collection of SCS Beauty in order to provide much information to support the teaching and learning for SCS Beauty Program. The call number label is marked “SCSB” for identification purpose. They are available for reading in the library only.

SCS Beauty Collection
SCS Beauty Collection
SCS Beauty Collection

UK Universities Course Reference

HKCT has the close collaboration with the UK universities for degree programs which include Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Psychology, Graphic Design, etc. The related information and books are kept in the HMT - Knowledge and Information Centre. Users are able to read the Course Reference Materials in the library. Some of books have multiple copies which can be borrowed. Users are welcome to ask help from library staff for any enquiries.

UK Universities Course Reference
UK Universities Course Reference
UK Universities Course Reference