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Library Collections
Circulation Collection
This collection consists of books, mainly written in English and Chinese, which are available for loans.
 
Reference Collection
This collection contains tools to help users in their research, study and current information needs. The tools tend to be sources of specific factual data and information. These handy tools include dictionaries, encyclopedias, guidebooks, handbooks, directories, etc.
 
Reserve Collection
Reserve Collection is a collection purposefully selected by the academic staff to ensure student learning is well-supported by the latest and most appropriate materials. It includes essential texts, articles, audio-visual materials, which are available for loan(s). Users should note the special loan privileges of the reserve items.
 
Academic staff are welcome to update the existing items in the Reserve Collection upon any changes of textbooks or recommended materials of their courses. Please refer to the Course Reserve Request Form under the Forms section for details.
 
Periodicals
The Library subscribes to periodicals, including scholarly journals, professional and trade journals, general interest and popular magazines, as well as newspapers that cover a diversity of topics.

Some titles are in print format while the majority are in electronic format, i.e. e-journals.
 
Multi-media Collection
The Multi-media collection comprises audio-visual materials in a wide range of subjects. The formats found in the Library include videodiscs (VCD), digital versatile discs (DVD), and compact audio discs (CD). Audio-visual materials can be checked out at the Circulation Counter.
 
Education Resources Collection
To support the education programmes offered by TWC, this collection contains juvenile literature and children’s books written in English and Chinese, which can be checked out by users. The loan rules and quota of Education Resources are the same as those of Circulation Collection.
 
Career Collection
This collection consists of books on writing resumes and cover letters, preparing for interviews, job hunting, and choosing and preparing for a career.
 
Electronic Resources
The Library provides access to various databases covering subjects relevant to the College’s curriculum as well as news databases covering newspapers and magazines published in Hong Kong and nearby regions in Greater China.
 
Other electronic resources include e-books, e-journals, and online English Learning programmes. Users can access these electronic resources anytime via the Library website. While accessing e-resources remotely, users simply need to input their College email login and password for authentication.
 
*For the location of each collection, please refer to the Floor Plan.


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King’s Park Campus
Ma Kam Chan Memorial Building,
31 Wylie Road, Homantin, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Mongkok Campus
Cheung Kung Hai Memorial Building, 90A,
and Cheung Chin Lan Hong Building, 98,
Shantung Street, Mongkok, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Telephone
(852) 3190 6678
Email
enquiry@twc.edu.hk