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Central Library | Major/ District Libraries | Small Libraries (HK & Kln) | Small Libraries (NT) | Mobile Libraries | Students' Study Room

Please note Library Notices for special opening hours on public holidays and arrangements for opening of public libraries under inclement weather.

* All libraries will be closed on the following public holidays : New Year's Day, The First, Second and Third Day of the Chinese New Year, Good Friday, Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

** Except library closing day or public holidays, libraries will be closed at 5:00pm on the following days: New Year's Eve, Chinese New Year's Eve, Mid-Autumn Festival and Christmas Eve.


Hong Kong Central Library  

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday,
Saturday & Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Public Holiday* 10:00 am - 7:00 pm


Major/District Libraries

 MondayTuesday to SaturdaySunday & Public Holiday*
Major Libraries    

Kowloon
Tsuen Wan
Tuen Mun

12:00 noon - 8:00 pm 9:00 am - 8:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
District Libraries     

Aberdeen
Chai Wan
Lam Tin
Lockhart Road
Ma On Shan
Ngau Chi Wan
North Point
North Kwai Chung
Po On Road
Shek Tong Tsui
Sheung Shui
Shui Wo Street
Tseung Kwan O
Tung Chung
Yau Ma Tei
Yuen Long

12:00 noon - 8:00 pm 9:00 am - 8:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

 Monday to Wednesday,
Friday to Saturday
ThursdaySunday & Public Holiday*
Major Libraries     

City Hall
Ping Shan Tin Shui Wai
Sha Tin

9:00 am - 8:00 pm 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
District Libraries    

Cheung Chau
Fa Yuen Street
Fanling
Lai Chi Kok
Ngau Tau Kok
Quarry Bay
Sai Kung
San Po Kong
South Kwai Chung
Tai Po
Tai Hing
Tiu Keng Leng
To Kwa Wan
Tsing Yi
Yuen Chau Kok

9:00 am - 8:00 pm 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Small Libraries (Hong Kong Island & Kowloon)

 Monday to Wednesday,
Friday
SaturdaySundayPublic Holiday*Closing Day
Hong Kong Island Region
Ap Lei Chau
Electric Road
Pok Fu Lam
Siu Sai Wan
Smithfield
Stanley
Wong Nai Chung
Yiu Tung
10:00 am - 7:00 pm 10:00 am - 5:00 pm 10:00 am - 5:00 pm 10:00 am - 1:00 pm Thursday
Kowloon Region
Fu Shan
Hung Hom
Kowloon City
Lei Yue Mun
Lok Fu
Lung Hing
Sau Mau Ping
Shek Kip Mei
Shun Lee Estate
Tai Kok Tsui
Tsim Sha Tsui
Tsz Wan Shan
Un Chau Street
10:00 am - 7:00 pm 10:00 am - 5:00 pm 10:00 am - 5:00 pm 10:00 am - 1:00 pm Thursday


Small Libraries (New Territories)

LibrariesWeekday
(except Closing Day)
SaturdaySunday and
Public Holiday*
Closing Day

Butterfly Estate
Sha Tau Kok
Shek Wai Kok

Mon. & Wed.
(10:00 am - 1:00 pm)
(2:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

Tue. & Fri.
(1:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

10:00 am - 1:00 pm
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 1:00 pm Thursday

Fanling South

9:00 am - 7:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Sunday
(9:00 am - 5:00 pm)
Public Holiday
(9:00 am - 1:00 pm)
Monday

Lek Yuen
Tin Shui Wai North

9:00 am - 8:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 1:00 pm Monday 
Mui Wo 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 1:00 pm Thursday
North Lamma Mon., Wed. & Thur.
9:45 am - 1:00 pm
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
9:45 am - 1:00 pm
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Sunday (Closed)
Public Holiday
(9:15 am - 1:00 pm)
Tue. & Fri.
Peng Chau 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
9:30 am - 1:00 pm
2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
10:00 am - 1:00 pm Monday
South Lamma Tue. & Fri
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Closed Sunday (Closed)
Public Holiday
(10:15 am - 1:00 pm)
Mon., Wed. & Thur.
Tai O 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 1:00 pm Monday


Mobile Libraries

Mobile Library 1   |  Mobile Library 2   |  Mobile Library 3   |  Mobile Library 4   |  Mobile Library 5  | Mobile Library 6
Mobile Library 7   |  Mobile Library 8   |  Mobile Library 9  |  Mobile Library 10Mobile Library 11  |  Mobile Library 12

(Please consult the Library Notices for special opening hours for mobile libraries and/or arrangements under inclement weather conditions.)

 Mobile Library 1Mobile Library 2
Week 1 Week 2 Week 1 Week 2
Mon AM Whampoa Garden
Hau Tak Estate
Adjacent to Ta Kwu Ling Car Park&
PM Shuen Wan@
Tue AM Riviera Gardens
Tsui Ping Estate
PM
Wed AM Shek Lei (I) Estate Ma Wan Maple Street Fortune Estate
PM
Thur AM Ko Yee Estate
Po Lam Estate
Sheung Tak Estate
PM
Fri AM Kai Ching Estate
Mei Lam Estate
Adjacent to Lee On Estate&
PM Sui Wo Court~
Sat AM Tsui Chuk Garden
Saddle Ridge Garden Yiu On Estate
PM
Enquiry 2414 3157 2605 1071

Opening Hours of Mobile Libraries :
Monday to Saturday : 10:00 am - 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sunday and Public Holiday : Closed
&10:00 am – 1:00 pm
~2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
@2:45 pm - 6:00 pm
Except library closing day or public holidays, libraries will be closed at 5:00pm on the following days: New Year's Eve, Chinese New Year's Eve, Mid-Autumn Festival and Christmas Eve.

 Mobile Library 3Mobile Library 4
Week 1 Week 2 Week 1 Week 2
Mon AM Prime View Garden
Shan King Estate
Yat Tung Estate
PM
Tue AM Kingswood Country Club
Discovery Bay
PM
Wed AM Siu Hong Court
Yat Tung Estate
PM
Thur AM Sheung Tsuen Park& Sam Shing Estate& Discovery Bay
PM Wang Chau~ Tin Ching Estate@
Fri AM   Fairview Park
Pui O
PM San Tin~
Sat AM Leung King Estate Fu Tai Estate Shui Hau&
PM Tong Fuk!
Enquiry 2450 1857 2984 9417

Opening Hours of Mobile Libraries :
Monday to Saturday : 10:00 am - 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sunday and Public Holiday : Closed
&10:00 am – 1:00 pm
!2:15 pm - 6:00 pm
~2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
@2:45 pm - 6:00 pm
Except library closing day or public holidays, libraries will be closed at 5:00pm on the following days: New Year's Eve, Chinese New Year's Eve, Mid-Autumn Festival and Christmas Eve.

Remarks
As Mobile Library 3 and Mobile Library 10 share the same stock of library materials, library materials with 'On shelf' or 'Shelving cart' status are located either at the vehicle of Mobile Library 3 or that of Mobile Library 10. For the exact location of library materials of Mobile Library 3/10, readers may enquire at 24501857.
Please refer to the service time-tables for the mobile libraries serving different districts.

(Please consult the Library Notices for special opening hours for mobile libraries and/or arrangements under inclement weather conditions.)

 Mobile Library 5Mobile Library 6
Week 1 Week 2 Week 1 Week 2
Mon AM Hin Keng Estate Chevalier Garden& Shau Kei Wan Market
PM Pok Hong Estate~
Tue AM Kin Ming Estate& Ming Tak Estate Ap Lei Chau Estate
PM Yee Ming Estate@
Wed AM Kam Tai Court
Kam Ying Court Shau Kei Wan Market
PM
Thur AM Mei Tin Estate& Tai Wo Estate
Shek O Beach
PM
Yan On Estate~
Fri AM Fu Shin Estate& Nai Chung& Lei Tung Estate
PM Fu Heng Estate~ On Ho Lane@
Sat AM Sai Kung Mang Kung Uk Road^   Tsui Lam Estate
PM
Enquiry 2696 5842 2505 4690

Opening Hours of Mobile Libraries :
Monday to Saturday : 10:00 am - 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sunday and Public Holiday : Closed
^10:00 am - 1:00 pm and 2:45 pm - 6:00 pm
&10:00 am - 1:00 pm
~2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
@2:45 pm - 6:00 pm
Except library closing day or public holidays, libraries will be closed at 5:00pm on the following days: New Year's Eve, Chinese New Year's Eve, Mid-Autumn Festival and Christmas Eve.

Remarks
As Mobile Library 6 and Mobile Library 9 share the same stock of library materials, library materials with 'On shelf' or 'Shelving cart' status are located either at the vehicle of Mobile Library 6 or that of Mobile Library 9. For the exact location of library materials of Mobile Library 6/9, readers may enquire at 2505 4690.
Please refer to the service time-tables for the mobile libraries serving different districts.

(Please consult the Library Notices for special opening hours for mobile libraries and/or arrangements under inclement weather conditions.)

 Mobile Library 7Mobile Library 8
Week 1 Week 2 Week 1 Week 2
Mon AM Kai Yip Estate
Laguna City
PM
Tue AM Hoi Fu Court
Hiu Lai Court
Po Tat Estate
PM
Wed AM Sceneway Garden
Tai Hang Tung Estate
PM
Thur AM Hoi Fu Court
Laguna Verde
PM
Fri AM Chuk Yuen (S) Estate Choi Ying Estate
 Yau Lai Estate
PM
Sat AM Fung Tak Estate
Laguna City
PM
Enquiry 2926 3056 2926 3055

Opening Hours of Mobile Libraries :
Monday to Saturday : 10:00 am - 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sunday and Public Holiday : Closed
Except library closing day or public holidays, libraries will be closed at 5:00pm on the following days: New Year's Eve, Chinese New Year's Eve, Mid-Autumn Festival and Christmas Eve.

 Mobile Library 9Mobile Library 10
Week 1 Week 2 Week 1 Week 2
Mon AM South Horizons Tsing Tin Playground
Tin Shui Estate&
PM Fung Cheung Road~
Tue AM Kut Shing Street Sheung Wan Cultural Square Ching Ho Estate
Gold Coast&
PM Lung Mun Oasis~
Wed AM Tin Wan Estate
Cheung Wang Estate
Kwai Chung Estate
PM
Thur AM Oi Tung Estate
Tin Yuet Estate
PM
Fri AM Lei King Wan Hung Shui Kiu Lung Mun Oasis
PM
Sat AM Heng Fa Chuen Hoi Lai Estate
PM
Enquiry 2505 4690 2450 1857

Opening Hours of Mobile Libraries :
Monday to Saturday : 10:00 am - 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sunday and Public Holiday : Closed
&10:00 am – 1:00 pm
~2:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Except library closing day or public holidays, libraries will be closed at 5:00pm on the following days: New Year's Eve, Chinese New Year's Eve, Mid-Autumn Festival and Christmas Eve.

Remarks
As Mobile Library 6 and Mobile Library 9 share the same stock of library materials, library materials with 'On shelf' or 'Shelving cart' status are located either at the vehicle of Mobile Library 6 or that of Mobile Library 9. For the exact location of library materials of Mobile Library 6/9, readers may enquire at 2505 4690.
Please refer to the service time-tables for the mobile libraries serving different districts.

As Mobile Library 3 and Mobile Library 10 share the same stock of library materials, library materials with 'On shelf' or 'Shelving cart' status are located either at the vehicle of Mobile Library 3 or that of Mobile Library 10. For the exact location of library materials of Mobile Library 3/10, readers may enquire at 24501857.
Please refer to the service time-tables for the mobile libraries serving different districts.

(Please consult the Library Notices for special opening hours for mobile libraries and/or arrangements under inclement weather conditions.)

 Mobile Library 11Mobile Library 12
Week 1 Week 2 Week 1 Week 2
Mon AM Cho Yiu Chuen
Lai Yiu Estate
Kam Tsin Village& Cheong Shing Court
PM Wah Sum Estate@
Tue AM Po Tin Estate
Wan Tau Tong Estate& Ka Fuk Estate
Kwong Fuk Estate
PM Tai Yuen Estate~
Wed AM Sun Chui Estate
Kwong Yuen Estate
Lei Muk Shue Estate
PM
Thur AM Kwai Shing (W) Estate& Cheung Ching Estate Bayview Garden& Kwai Luen Estate
PM Kwai Shing (E) Estate~ Tai Wo Hau Estate~
Fri AM Easeful Court
Fu Cheong Estate
PM
Sat AM Tin Wah Estate Sham Tseng
Tsuen King Circuit&
PM Cheung Shan Estate~
Enquiry 2479 1055 2479 1055

Opening Hours of Mobile Libraries :
Monday to Saturday : 10:00 am - 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sunday and Public Holiday : Closed
&10:00 am – 1:00 pm
~2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
@2:45 pm - 6:00 pm

Except library closing day or public holidays, libraries will be closed at 5:00pm on the following days: New Year's Eve, Chinese New Year's Eve, Mid-Autumn Festival and Christmas Eve.


Students' Study Room

Please note Library Notices for special opening hours on public holidays and arrangements under inclement weather conditions.

* The following Students' Study Rooms will be closed on the following public holidays : New Year's Day, The First, Second and Third Day of the Chinese New Year, Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

** The following Students' Study Rooms will be closed at 5:00pm on the following days: New Year's Eve, Chinese New Year's Eve, Mid-Autumn Festival and Christmas Eve.


Normal Opening Hours of Students' Study Room (January to February, June to December)

Libraries with Students' Study RoomMondayTuesday to FridaySaturdaySunday & Public Holiday*
Major Libraries    

Kowloon
Tsuen Wan
Tuen Mun

12:00 noon - 10:00 pm 9:00 am - 10:00 pm 9:00 am - 8:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
District Libraries     

Aberdeen
Chai Wan
Lam Tin
Lockhart Road
Ma On Shan
Ngau Chi Wan
North Kwai Chung
Po On Road
Shek Tong Tsui
Sheung Shui
Shui Wo Street
Tseung Kwan O
Tung Chung
Yau Ma Tei
Yuen Long

12:00 noon - 10:00 pm 9:00 am - 10:00 pm 9:00 am - 8:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

Libraries with Students' Study RoomMonday to Wednesday,
Friday
ThursdaySaturdaySunday & Public Holiday*
Major Libraries     

Ping Shan Tin Shui Wai
Sha Tin

9:00 am - 10:00 pm 12:00 noon - 10:00 pm 9:00 am - 8:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
District Libraries    

Cheung Chau
Fa Yuen Street
Fanling
Lai Chi Kok
Ngau Tau Kok
Quarry Bay
Sai Kung
San Po Kong
South Kwai Chung
Tai Po
Tiu Keng Leng
To Kwa Wan
Tsing Yi
Yuen Chau Kok

9:00 am - 10:00 pm 12:00 noon - 10:00 pm 9:00 am - 8:00 pm 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

Libraries with Students' Study RoomMonday to Wednesday,
Friday
ThursdaySaturday, Sunday & Public Holiday*
Small Library     

Pok Fu Lam Public Library

10:00 am - 10:00 pm Closed 10:00 am - 5:00 pm


Opening Hours of Students' Study Room during Examination Period (March to May)

A. From 1 March to 7 May

Admission cards are required for entry. Details of application will be announced in mid-January. During this period, the Room will be open 7 days a week on a tri-sessional basis:

Monday - Friday

08:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (Morning Session)

12:45 p.m. - 05:15 p.m. (Afternoon Session)

05:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. (Evening Session)

Saturday - Sunday & Public Holidays

08:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (Morning Session)

12:45 p.m. - 05:15 p.m. (Afternoon Session)

05:30 p.m. - 09:30 p.m. (Evening Session)

B. From 8 to 31 May

Admission is granted on a first-come, first-served basis and no admission card is required.

Monday - Friday

08:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Saturday - Sunday & Public Holidays

08:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.

List of Study Rooms provided inside the sports ground / centres of Leisure and Cultural Services Department