The Leisure and Cultural Services Department today (January 24) announced that all public libraries and mobile libraries will close at 5pm on Lunar New Year's Eve (February 2), with the exception of North Lamma Public Library, which will close at 4.30pm, and South Lamma Public Library, which is always closed on Wednesdays.
All public libraries, mobile libraries and students' study rooms will be closed during the Lunar New Year public holidays from February 3 to 5. On February 6, normal Sunday opening hours will apply at all public libraries.
Online library services, including internet and telephone renewal, library catalogue via internet, borrowers' record via internet, reservation of library materials via internet, electronic resources via internet and the Multimedia Information System booking services will be suspended from February 3 to 5 due to system maintenance work.
For enquiries about public library opening hours, please call 2921 0208 or visit the library website at www.hkpl.gov.hk .
Ends/Monday, January 24, 2011