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Government & Public Administration: Useful Websites

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Video: Evaluating Sources for Credibility

NCSU Libraries. (2015). Evaluating Sources for Credibility. Retrieved from

Open Access Repository

Social Science related repositories

Internet Resources

The Basic Law

The official website of the Hong Kong Basic Law.

Civil Service Bureau

The official website of the HKSAR Civil Service Bureau

Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Bureau

The official website of the HKSAR Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Bureau.

Constitutional Development

HKSAR Government's website on the "Green Paper on Constitutional Development" published on 11 July 2007

Department of Justice: Hong Kong e-Legislation (HKeL)

HKeL is an electronic database of Hong Kong legislation established under section 3 of the Legislation Publication Ordinance (Cap. 614). It is maintained by the Department of Justice. HKeL provides current and past versions of consolidated legislation dating back to 30 June 1997 and PDF copies marked “verified copy” have official legal status.

Government Websites and Officers

Shortcuts to a list of HKSAR government departmental websites.


The official website of the HKSAR Government.

Home Affairs Bureau

Homepage of the HKSAR Government Home Affairs Bureau.

Policy Address

The official website of the HKSAR Government Policy Address by the Chief Executive.

Parliamentary Library, Australia

Australian Parliamentary Library website, with information on past and present bills and laws.

United Nations Public Administration Network

An electronic network that promotes the sharing of experiences and lessons learned in public administration and finance.

WWW Virtual Library: International Affairs Resources

An internet directory of English-language analysis of international affairs, international studies, and international relations topics.


The official website of the People's Republic of China Government.

Faculty Liaison Librarian (Faculty of Social Science)

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Seth Kwok
Learning Support, University Library,
The Chinese University of Hong Kong