University Archives and Special Collections History Guided Tours

University Archives and Special Collections, HKU Libraries

13:45-16:15 (Pre-registration)

Sessions of Event

Guided Tours: 13:45-14:15; 14:45-15:15; 15:45-16:15

15 people for each guided tour
Main Library 1/F (Special Collections Area), Main Campus

English, supplemented by Cantonese

Introduction of the functions of the University Archives and Special Collections and of some selected materials from both. Former collects and preserves University records and its history regardless of formats, whereas latter collects and preserves special materials such as western rare books and rare materials relating to Hong Kong.

(Joiners must be 18+, no personal belongings including bags, drinks and food are allowed in the space, no photography due to copyrights of the records and preservation reasons).

HKU University Archive and Special Collections