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Special Notice

To tie in with the arrangement under the "Preparedness and Response Plan for Novel Infectious Disease of Public Health Significance" and avoid people from gathering, public libraries and their students’ study room, mobile libraries will continue to be temporarily closed. Programmes held at these venues will be cancelled. During the period, online services will continue to be provided. Overdue fines will not be generated for late return of library materials, the maximum number of renewal and due date of reservation pick up will be increased and extended accordingly. Please refer to the Details below.  The book drop service of public libraries will resume gradually starting on February 26. The book drop service of Hong Kong Public Libraries will resume at 8 a.m. on February 26, while the book drop service at MTR Central, Kowloon Tong and Nam Cheong stations will resume on February 29. Details.

Book Drop Service at 3 Major MTR Interchange Stations

MTR bookdrop

Introduction
The Hong Kong Public Libraries provides book drop service at three major MTR interchange stations, namely Central, Kowloon Tong and Nam Cheong Stations to make it more convenient for people to return borrowed library books.

Location of Book Drops
Two or four book drops are placed within the paid area in each of the above-mentioned MTR interchange stations. Details are as follows:

MTR Interchange Stations

Location of Book Drops

Number of Book Drop

Central

  • Transfer Concourse near the pedestrian subway to Hong Kong Station

2 Nos.

Kowloon Tong

  • Kwun Tong Line Concourse (towards Exits A and E)

2 Nos.

 
  • Kwun Tong Line Concourse (next to the Customer Service Centre)

2 Nos.

Nam Cheong

  • West Rail Line Concourse (towards Exits A and B)

2 Nos.

 
  • West Rail Line Concourse (towards Exits C and D)

2 Nos.

Please click here to see the location map of the Book Drops in each designated station.

Notes for Using Book Drops at the MTR Stations

  • The Book Drops are available for use during the operating hours of each designated station.   
  • The Book Drop is for returning books from the Hong Kong Public Libraries only.  Loan records of readers will be updated within 48 hours after books are returned.                    
  • Readers may check the updated borrower records through the following 24-hour enquiry services of the Hong Kong Public Libraries:

                     Telephone: 2827 2833 / 2698 0002
                     Website: http://www.hkpl.gov.hk  
  • Books should be placed inside the Book Drop.  If the Book Drop is full, please try another one in the station.  Do not force books into or leave them outside the Book Drop.    
  • All non-printed library materials (e.g. audio cassettes, CDs, etc.) must be returned at the service counter of the public libraries.  

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Enquiry
For enquiry, please call 2414 5555.