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In view of the latest situation of COVID-19, library facilities including Hong Kong Central Library and the six major libraries (City Hall, Kowloon, Tsuen Wan, Sha Tin, Tuen Mun and Ping Shan Tin Shui Wai Public Library) reopened earlier this month will be temporarily closed starting from March 23 (Monday). Other public libraries and their Students’ Study Room, Mobile Libraries will continue to be temporarily closed until further notice. All book drop services of the Hong Kong Public Libraries and those located at three MTR stations as well as the self-service library stations at Island East Sports Centre Sitting-out Area, the Hong Kong Cultural Centre and Tsuen Nam Road, Tai Wai will also suspend services. During the period, public libraries will continue to provide online services such as e-Books and e-Databases. Overdue fines will not be generated for late return of library materials, due date of reservation pick up will be extended and the maximum number of renewal will be increased accordingly. Please refer to the Details.

Lo Kam Collection

Coverage: Documents on the history, culture and social customs of Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao
Location: Hong Kong Literature Room, 8/F of Hong Kong Central Library
Type: Reference Material, available for public use in the library
Introduction: This special collection contains the books, periodicals and documents held by the late Hong Kong author Mr Lo Kam (1924-1995). “Lo Kam” was the most famous pen name of Mr LEUNG Tol, a well-known expert in anecdotes. The collection comprises mainly books and periodicals relating to the history, culture and social customs of Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao; and clippings of Mr Lo Kam’s newspaper articles published in Hong Kong and Macao from the 1970s to 1990s. Apart from anecdotes of Hong Kong and Macao, these newspaper clippings touched on the prevailing social situations.
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Enquiries: Please call (852) 2921 0323 or using the Ask a Librarian – Internet Reference Enquiry Service.