Services and Facilities

Interlibrary Loan (ILL) Service

The Interlibrary Loan (ILL) Service is for requesting print books which are not available in the Kong Mou Sum (KMS) Library

Books can be obtained from other participating libraries to support study, research and teaching and as well as to facilitate information sharing.

Eligibility All CHCHE academic staff
Quotas 3
Renewal 1
Overdue Fines HK$2.00 per day
Cancel a Request
ILL Service Charge Free of charge
Fees for loss and damage The current market cost of the item plus a processing fee of HK$100.00

Materials for loan

Books in the Circulation Collection from other libraries are available for ILL. In general, e-books, e-journals, reference materials and AV materials are not allowed.

ILL Participating libraries

  • Caritas Institute of Higher Education (CIHE)
  • Hong Kong Shue Yan University (HKSYU)
  • Hong Kong Metropolitan University (HKMU)
  • Tung Wah College (TWC)
For ILL request (User Guide), please login your Library account in Union Search.
  • The City University of Hong Kong (CityU)
  • The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK)
Please send the ILL (Book) Request Form to