Asia Pacific Regional Council
Shirley Chiu-wing Wong
University Librarian, Pao Yue-kong Library, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Dr. Shirley Chiu-wing Wong is the University Librarian of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Library, with its e-preferred acquisition policy, has the highest entrance counts among all academic libraries in Hong Kong.
Dr. Wong will be the Chair of the Hong Kong Joint University Librarians Advisory Committee (JULAC) in 2016/17. She is the Chair of the JULAC Learning Strategies Committee, and is the principal investigator of the information literacy project funded by the Hong Kong University Grants Committee (UGC) and participated by all eight UGC-funded universities. She is newly elected to the OCLC Asia Pacific Regional Council, and is a member of the Board of Directors of the International Association of University Libraries, and a member of the Copyright and Other Legal Matters Committee of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA).
Dr. Wong obtained her Bachelor of Science, Postgraduate Certificate in Education (with Distinction) and Advanced Diploma in Education from The University of Hong Kong. She was awarded an overseas scholarship for pursuing a Master of Arts in Library and Information Studies at University College London, and she received her doctoral degree in education from The Chinese University of Hong Kong.
Term end date: 30 June 2019
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The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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