The Library and Learning Commons has reopened on 31 August 2020 (Mon).

 

Library eCard


Apply via the HKUST Alumni App, and simply show the eCard on your app to get access to the service. There are two types of library cards you may choose from. 

 

Borrower’s Card

Apply for a Borrower's Card with an annual fee of HK$100 with borrowing privileges and more. The first year's fee of Borrower's Card is waived for HKUST Alumni Association members (Full Members).

Reader’s Card

Apply for a Reader's Card with an annual fee of HK$50. Holders of this card have no borrowing privileges.

 

 

Access Policy

 

  • If you have already got the valid physical Reader's Card or Borrower's Card, this printed card will be invalid once you have successfully logged in on the app.

  • You must show the eCard on your app to access the service. No screen caps will be accepted. The details of the service will be displayed after clicking each eCard and your photo can also be enlarged after clicking. You may be requested to enlarge the photo and show it on the app to staff of University for identity verification.

  • The photo can be enlarged after clicking. You may be requested to enlarge the photo and show it on the app to staff of University for identity verification.

 

 

 

Alumni e-Resources

  • This service provides access to selected databases at a cost-recovery annual subscription fee. A 20% discount off the subscription fee is offered to HKUST Alumni Association members (Full Members) and HKUST BOC Alumni Credit Card holders.  

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We thank you for your understanding and cooperation with the University's temporary access policy. To ensure that you have a smooth trip back to campus, please take note of the following:

- Alumni must show their ECard for entry into campus. The ECard is the photo ID for alumni which is set up through the HKUST Alumni App. Find out how to download and activate your ECard here: https://alum.hkust.edu.hk/services-and-benefits/alumni-app

Please note that parking is temporarily unavailable.

- Under the University’s current temporary restricted access policies, we apologize that only HKUST members with valid identification will be permitted entry into campus. Guests of alumni are not allowed to enter the campus.

Thank you again for your kind understanding and cooperation.

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