Procedure to renew books checked out from the Art History Resource Centre

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Go to the Centre’s Online Library Catalogue: http://arthistory.hku.hk/rc-opac. The landing page is the Search screen of the Catalogue.

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Beneath the title banner of the landing page, three buttons are available: Advance Search, Borrowing Record, and English/Chinese language. Click on the Borrowing Record button to start the book renewing process.

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The Borrowing Record login screen will be loaded. You will be prompted to fill in the Patron Barcode and Pin. Type in your student number for Patron Barcode. Your student number will also be your Pin for the first time when you access your Borrowing Record. Click OK when this is done.

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Your Borrowing Record will be displayed, showing the books that you have checked out from the Resource Centre.

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The due dates are shown in the far right column of the “Items Checked Out” section. Locate the item that you would like to renew, check the tick box at the front to select the item, then click on the Renew button below.

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The screen will be refreshed with the message Item renewed in red appears, and the due date updated. The renewal procedure is now complete.

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As the student number will be your Pin the first time you log into the Centre’s Online Catalogue, remember to change your password for better security. To change password, click on the Change Password button.

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Type in your current password, then enter your new password twice, finally click on the OK button to save the change.

The renewal process must be completed before 24:00 of the date the item is due. The Library Online System does not accept renewal for overdue items.
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For enquiries: 
Art History Resource Centre
Room 10.29
Run Run Shaw Tower
Centennial Campus
(+852) 3917-2614