Services and Facilities

Document Delivery Service

Document Delivery Service (DDS) provides materials that are not available in the Kong Mou Sum (KMS) Library for the purpose of research, teaching and learning.

DDS Participating Libraries

British Library
Caritas Institute of Higher Education (CIHE) Library
The Chinese University of Hong Kong Library
The City University of Hong Kong Library
The Education University of Hong Kong Library
The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong Library
Hong Kong Baptist University Library
Hong Kong Shue Yan University Library
The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology Library
Lingnan University Library
The University of Hong Kong Libraries
The University of Macau Library

Eligible Users Academic staff, research staff, postgraduate & doctoral student
Type of Materials Printed journal articles & book chapters are available
Service Charge Free of charge
Turnaround Time Within 10 working days
File Format Delivered electronically in PDF format
Quota (September to August) 10 per Academic Year

Requests and Delivery

Please check the availability of journal article via Discovery Search first. If articles not own by the KMS Library, please send the completed Document Delivery Service Request Form to


The Document Delivery Services (DDS) are provided in accordance with the Hong Kong Copyright Ordinance.


Phone: 2972-7332