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Library Guide - Academy Graduates and Other Library Borrowing Card Holders: Getting Started

Primo@Lib & My Library Record

Primo@Lib provides a one-step search platform for all physical, electronic and digital collection materials of the Library.

You can view your borrowing records, perform loan renewals and cancel holds / requests after signing in My Library Record in Primo@Lib. You will be prompted to enter the Academy email / Ref No. and password to login. You may refer to Primo@Lib user guide for more details.

User Privileges

Borrowing and Returning

You can borrow and return library items at the Circulation Counter during library opening hours or return to the Book Returns when the Libraries are closed.

Book Returns are located at the entrance of the Academy Library. Items returned to Book Return will be recorded as if they are returned on the last Library opening date.

Loan Quota, Period and Fines

As Academy Graduate and other Library Borrowing Card Holders, your borrowing privileges are as follow:

Circulating books and Scores

4 items

14 days $1 per day
AV Materials 4 hours & Library Use Only $1 per hour
Academy Archives and Special Collection 4 hours & Library Use Only $1 per hour
Thesis 4 hours & Library Use Only $1 per hour
Course Reserves 3 hours & Library Use Only $1 per hour

More details can be found in the Library webpage on Borrowing Privileges and Overdue Fines and the webpage on Reservations, Renewals and Recalls.

Library Notices

All library notices such as date due reminder notices, overdue notices, hold pick-up notices, are sent to the Academy email by default.

Inter-Campus transfer

You can place online request in Primo@Lib for inter-Campus Loans. That is you can request circulating items from the F/TV Library to be transferred to the Academy Library. There is a quick guide to guide you through placing online request.

User Support

IT Help

If you need help in the use of PC workstations, AV equipment, printing, scanning and mobile devices provided by the Library, please contact us at the Library Circulation Counters. Questions relating to online or mobile access to library catalogue, e-databases, e-books and e-journals are also welcome.

If you are at the Bethanie Campus, please direct the enquiry to duty staff at the F/TV Library during its opening hours.

Reference Service and Research Consultation

Reference services are provided by professional librarians and para-professional library staff by phone at 2584-8526, via email on weekdays or on WhatsApp at 2584-8524 on weekday afternoons. Research Consultation One-on-one assistance is offered to staff and students with specific information needs for research purpose.

Suggest a Purchase

If you cannot find what you want in the Library or if you come across any publications, audiovisual materials of e-Resources you find useful, you can suggest the Library to acquire by completing the online form.