Please use the following library cards to check out materials you are eligible:
- All staff and students of the Lingnan University - Lingnan University ID Cards
- Users of other UGC-funded Universities - JULAC cards
- Alumni - Alumni cards
- External library users - External Borrower’s Cards
- You can check out the library materials at the Service Counter or Self-Checkout Stations.
- Once the checkout process is completed, an auto-notification will be sent to you via email. As a reminder, a weekly summary of your checkout items will be sent to you via email on every Monday.
Different types of library users are eligible to different checkout privileges. Please click here for details.
If your library account has any service blocks or fines equal to HK$5 or more, your library account will be blocked and no further checking out or renewal (including automatic renewal) will be allowed. You should settle all fines before resuming your checkout privileges.
Self-Checkout Stations are available in the Library for you to check out the library materials from our General Collection and AV Collection by yourself.
It is easy to check out library materials using self-checkout stations. You can simply scan the barcode of your University ID card/Library Card and then the barcode of the library materials.
If you fail to locate an item on the shelf, you can make a Request at the 1-Search. Library colleagues will try to locate the search the items for you. An email notice will be sent to you and placed on the Hold Shelf, if the library materials can be located