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Staying Informed: Getting Newspapers on Campus

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“Reading newspapers is calisthenics for the mind,” a wise man once said.

Unarguably the easiest practice to incorporate in your day to expand your mind, improve your level of writing and stay aware of both local and global affairs, is reading the daily newspaper.

This short guide will inform you about where you can find newspapers on campus. It covers places that are commonly accessed by all students, and a few faculty-based locations.

For all students

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Map source: http://www.maps.hku.hk/downloads/201501hkumap.jpg 

1. Chi Wah Learning Commons

This sacred study space on Centennial campus stocks copies of Wall Street Journal that are often gone by midday.

1.1 Information Counter

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1.2 Random tables on 1st floor; commonly at study Zone G

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2. Main Library

The Main Library is the best place to go for the most exhaustive and varied choice of newspapers; the newspapers there are not allowed to be taken away. Or alternatively, you can go through their archive to find older papers.

2.1 Level 1 at the Audio-Visual (AV)

Library-Newspapers-1st floor

Newspapers:

The Strait Times
The Sunday Times
South China Morning Post (SCMP)
New York Time (NYT)
Financial Times (FT)
China Daily
China Post
The Times
The Wall Street Journal (WSJ)
Chinese-language newspapers:
Ming pao
Sing Tao
Wen Wei Po
Hong Kong Commercial Daily
Hong Kong Economic Journal
People’s Daily Overseas
United Daily news
2.2 Level 3 at the (Technology Zone) opposite the Information Counter

HKU Library-Newspapers-3rd floor

New York Time (NYT)
Financial Times (FT)
Wall Street Journal (WSJ)
China Daily
Ming Pao
Sing Tao Daily
Apple Daily
Hong Kong Economic Journal
Hong Kong Commercial Daily
Hong Kong Economic Times
Oriental Daily News

3. Student Union Building HKUSU

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730AM

Faculty-based

1. Faculty of Law – 10th floor Cheng Yu Tung Tower

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Financial Times (FT)

Wall Street Journal (WSJ)

2. Journalism and Media Studies Centre – Eliot Hall

Financial Times (FT)

The Wall Street Journal (WSJ)



ABOUT THE AUTHOR

I enjoy swimming in the cold open sea, running through concrete jungles and real jungles, and practicing other ways to master my mind.


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