The mission of the OUHK Library is to provide quality scholarly resources, responsive user services, and a convenient environment for information access to faculty and students of the Open University of Hong Kong in supporting their teaching, learning, and research activities.
The Electronic Library provides abundant learning resources including databases, electronic journals, electronic books, as well as electronic dissertations, reference resources, online multimedia, past examination papers and supplementary readings. Library users can access the electronic collections anytime anywhere while they are on campus, at home or in office.
The two campus libraries supports the teaching and research activities of OUHK by providing easy access to local and overseas resources as well as user-friendly multi-media teaching and learning facilities.
Stanley Ho Library
The Stanley Ho Library is located on Level 1 and Level 2 of the academic buildings on Main Campus with more than 480 study seats, including 40 Internet workstations for accessing electronic resources. Its Active Learning Space and Collaboration Zone provide a desirable environment for group discussions. In addition, the Library is equipped with special software and learning equipment for use by visually impaired students. The OUHK Language Centre is also located in the Stanley Ho Library.
Ho Sik Yee Library
The branch library, Ho Sik Yee Library, is located on Level 5 of the Jockey Club Campus with a seating capacity of over 300. To meet the teaching and research needs at the Jockey Club Campus and to extend the library services of the Stanley Ho Library, the Ho Sik Yee Library holds the collections of Cinematography and Film Production, Fine Arts, Photography and Medicine. In addition to the Quiet Study Zone and Internet workstations to facilitate users to access different types of resources, its Learning Commons and small group study rooms provide a vibrant environment for collaboration activities.