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Page Updated on 8th July, 2014

About Us


The Library consists of three sections:

1) The Collection Section:
a) Books collection:
fiction, non-fiction, literature, biographies, textbooks, encyclopedia, health & fitness, business & economics, travel, religion, science, etc.
b) Multimedia collection:
DVD, VCD, Audio Cassettes etc.
c) Periodicals collection:
Lots of local and foreign magazines such as TIME, National Geographic, Asia Weekly, Readers Digest, Scientific American, etc. are available. Please note that all magazines cannot be charged out.
d) Newspapers collection:
The Library subscribes to various local newspapers. Current issues are kept on the newspaper rack and cannot be charged out.
e) School Magazines collection:
Green and White Magazines
f) Past Papers collection:
HKCEE, A Level, LCCI, etc.
g) Supplementary Exercises collection:
different subjects' reference materials.

2) Reading/Self-study Area:
Students can read, study or do some online web surfing for projects and assignments.

3) Teachers' reference section:
This section is for teachers only.


Silence must be observed in the school library. Noise, disturbance or improper behaviour is prohibited.

Food and beverages must not be brought into the school library.

Use of mobile phones in the school library is prohibited.

Students must switch off their mobile phones before entering the library

Library furniture, fittings or equipment must not be misused or their arrangement altered.


No school bags, plastic bags etc. are allowed in the book collection section of the school library. For further details, please contact our Assistant Librarian, Ms. Ng.


All students are responsible for their personal belongings.


Each student may borrow up to 3 books. The borrowing period is 1 week.
Each book can be renewed once. All borrowings, renewals and returns must be done in person. All students are required to produce their valid SJC student cards in order to borrow resources from the library.

An overdue fine of $1 will be charged immediately from the day following the due date (excluding days when the school library is closed). All fines should be paid in cash at the school library counter and the maximum overdue penalty is $30 per item

Remember to return your borrowed items punctually. Students having overdue items in their accounts are not allowed to borrow new items until their accounts are settled.

Any defects, loss or damage to library items must be reported immediately to the Teacher Librarian, Miss Tai. Borrowers are responsible for any loss or damage to items that are in their charge. They are
liable to pay either the full cost of replacing such materials or $100 for unverified items, plus the overdue penalty.

Computers located in the school library are provided only for educational purpose. They should not be used for gambling, viewing obscene materials, playing computer games or downloading computer software. Infringement of these may result in disciplinary action by the school discipline board.

Each student is allowed to reserve 1 book in the school library. Please visit here for details.




Dewey Decimal Classification Scheme
Class No. Category
000 Generalities
100 Philosophy & Psychology
200 Religion
300 Social Sciences
400 Language
500 Science
600 Technology
700 The Arts
800 Literature & Rhetoric
900 Geography & History
索書號 類目
000 總類
100 哲學類
200 宗教類
300 社會料學類
400 自然科學類
500 應用科學類
600 史地類
700 世界史地類
800 語文類
900 美術類