Reserve Books



About Junior Library

The Junior Library contains over 5000 fiction and non-fiction books for children with more than twenty new releases every month. Children will enjoy the collection of picture books and chapter books. There is also a wide selection of books for young adults and concept books for toddlers.

Junior Library Activities & Workshops

Local authors are invited to host story time and we also offer a variety of workshops & activities throughout the year.

ATTENTION TO PARENTS

Please remember that the Junior Library is also following a colour coded system which is a quick and easy way to simplify age group book searches.

PINK – Concept Books/Picture books (ages 0 - 4)
YELLOW – Learning to Read - stages 1, 2 (ages 4 - 7)
ORANGE – Chapter Books (ages 6 - 9)
BLUE – Young Fiction (ages 10 plus)
RED – Young Adult (ages 13 & above)*
BLACK – Non Fiction
GREEN – Classics

*Take note of the ‘parental guidance’ sign on the cover of each red-tagged book.

OPENING HOURS

Monday: 3pm to 6pm
Tuesday to Sunday & Public Holidays: 10am to 6:30pm.

RESERVATIONS, RETURNS AND RENEWALS

  • Each child can borrow up to 4 books at a time.
  • New and old books can be taken out for a two week loan period and can be renewed for an unlimited number of two week periods, provided no other member has reserved it.
  • Parents cannot loan out books in the Junior Library. Only children below 14 are allowed to take out books in the Junior Library.
  • Reserved books can be kept for one week only.
  • In case a book is lost or defaced, the Library will charge the member for the cost of the book only.

LATE AND LOST BOOK CHARGES

Late book charge for books: HK$6 on the first week, HK$8 on the second week and HK$12 from the third week onwards.
In case of a lost book, the Library will charge the member for the replacement cost of the book.

DID YOU KNOW?

You can renew your books by phone or by email?
It’s that easy!
Library: 3199-3500 ext. 1177
Email: library@lrc.com.hk