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  • 21/01/2019 to 04/03/2019

    The Library is pleased to offer in Feb and Mar 2019 the following three discussion workshops on presentation skills , and poster design and presentation that are co-organised with The Independent Learning Centre (ILC) for research postgraduate students.

    Presentation Skills for Postgraduate Students

    26 Feb (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

    This workshop covers the essential strategies that will help you plan and deliver presentations that effectively convey your message at a conference, group meeting or any other research-related event. You will discuss the key steps of the development process and learn how to optimize the design and use of visual aids, as well as how to best present data. You will also explore various ways of preparing for and...

  • 17/01/2019 to 22/01/2019

    Co-organised with the Centre for Learning Enhancement And Research (CLEAR), the Library is pleased to offer the following advanced NVivo workshop for staff and postgraduate students to use NVivo to conduct research analysis. CUHK staff and postgraduate students are all welcome to join .

    Strategies to advance qualitative data analysis: from thematic, matrix coding to text queries through NVivo

    When analysing qualitative data, researchers can use an inductive or deductive approach to examining sources of data. Coding may allow us to formulate a framework or identify sources of evidence with respect to the approaches used. Categories emerge when individual coding is clustered into levels of sub-themes. To address research questions, researchers can further explore...

  • 07/01/2019 to 02/04/2019
    The Library will have workshops on introducing digital scholarship and related tools to arouse the interest in applying new digital tools on research. Welcome CUHK academics, researchers and postgraduate students to join.

    Gephi for Network Visualisation (Hands-on)

    Gephi is a software for visualisation and exploration of graphs and networks. This workshop will demonstrate with hands-on exercise on how to turn your data into network graphs to discover hidden message.

    Remarks:
    Participants may bring your own device with Gephi 0.9.2 ( https://gephi.org/ ) and the plugins installed prior to the workshop.

    25 Jan (Fri) 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m....

  • 07/01/2019 to 17/01/2019

    Date: 7 - 17 January, 2019
    Poster:
    Learning of Chinese Painting
    Art Works:
    Learning of Chinese Painting
    More photos are available in New Asia College Library Exhibitions LibGuide ....

  • 07/01/2019 to 29/03/2019

    Time spent on the Library workshops today equals time saved later! Attend the following workshops to learn more about Library resources that support your study and research needs.

    Searching Skills Series

    Program 1: Finding Information in Social Sciences

    Introduces library resources on Social Sciences and demonstrates how to identify a research question and search related materials.

    17 Jan (Thu) 2:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. [Click here to register]
    23 Jan (Wed) 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. (Webinar) [Click here to register]

    Program 2: Finding Business Information...

  • 02/01/2019 to 31/01/2019

    United College Wu Chung Library User Survey 2019

    The United College Wu Chung Library has completed a major refurbishment exercise in the summer 2018. The Library is conducting a survey from Jan 2-31, 2019 to collect user comments about the new services and facilities of the Library. Please click here to complete the questionnaire.

    Information collected will be kept in strict confidence and be used for statistical purpose only. Thank you!...

  • 28/12/2018 to 23/01/2019

    Come to learn how to enhance your research skills! All CUHK researchers and postgraduate students are welcome to join the following research skills workshops in January 2019.

    Program : Sharpening Your Research Skills

    Exploring Research Information in Your Field in Multi-disciplinary Databases (I)

    This workshop will demonstrate:

    How to use ScienceDirect , IEEE Xplore , EBSCOHost and ProQuest to discover research information in your research field Advanced search features in the databases Multiple databases selection (where applicable)

    11 Jan (Fri) 2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
    Venue : Multi-purpose Room 1, 1/F, University Library
    Registration :...

  • 27/12/2018 to 22/01/2019

    Do you want to enhance your writing skills in capturing readers’ interest in your research topic and communicate its significance effectively?

    Co-organized with The Independent Learning Centre (ILC), the Library is pleased to offer discussion workshops for research postgraduate students on thesis writing (in Chinese) , thesis introduction (in English) and thesis abstract (in English) in January 2019.

    Structuring a Thesis Introduction: How to Get Readers Hooked at the Beginning

    14 Jan (Mon) 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

    In this workshop, you will be introduced to steps for capturing your readers’ interest in your research topic, appreciating the significance of your research and understanding your research purpose. Specific language...

  • 22/12/2018 to 02/01/2019

    University Library

    22 December 2018 8:20 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 23 December 2018 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. 24 December 2018 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 25-26 December 2018 Closed 27-28 December 2018 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. 29 December 2018 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 30 December 2018 Closed 31 December 2018 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 1 January 2019 Closed

    Learning Garden

    22-23 December 2018 Open 24/7 for CUHK staff and students only 24 December 2018 Close at 5:00 p.m. 25-26 December 2018 Closed 27-28 December 2018 Open at 9:00 a.m. on 27 Dec 29 December 2018 Open 24/7 for CUHK staff and students only 30 December 2018 Open 24/7 for CUHK staff and students only 31 December 2018 Close at 5:00 p.m. 1 January 2019 Closed 2 January 2019 Open at 8:20 a.m.

    Chung Chi Library

    22 December 2018 8:20 a...
  • 20/12/2018 to 08/03/2019

    The following is a series of workshops specifically designed for researchers on research data . All CUHK researchers and postgraduates are welcome to join.

    Program: Managing Your Research Data

    Effective Management of Your Research Data

    This workshop will cover:

    The increasing importance of research data management to researchers Overview of research data lifecycle Strategies for documenting, organizing, and sharing research data Ethical issues and rights relating to research data

    Date and Time: 24 Jan (Thu) 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

    Venue: User Education Room 1, G/F, University Library

    Registration:...

  • 17/12/2018 to 28/12/2018

    Artists: Wong Chun Hei, Chan Hiu Kwan Casper, Chan So Shan Sushan, Lam Tin Na Tina, Leung Yee Ming, Ng Ting Ho Roy, Sze-to Hoi Ling Emily, Wong Wan Yin & Yeung Wing Ka Olivia
    Date: 17 - 28 December, 2018
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Poster:
    “Wanderers” (Joint Display)
    Art Works:
    “Wanderer” (Joint Display)
    “Wanderer” (Joint Display)
    More photos are...

  • 03/12/2018 to 24/12/2018

    The Li Ping Medical Library will be temporarily closed at the time below for carpet cleaning.

    Date: 23 December, 2018 (Sunday)
    Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

    We apologize for any inconvenience caused....

  • 28/11/2018 to 07/12/2018

    Sheng Xuanhuai (1844-1916), a powerful and resourceful merchant, politician, banker, diplomat, philanthropist, and educator, was the driving force of China’s industrialization and modernization during the late Qing to early Republican period.

    The Sheng Xuanhuai Archive at the Chinese University of Hong Kong was acquired by the Art Museum in 1985, under the auspice of the late Dr. J.S. LEE and Mr. CHENG Chi. It comprises 77 volumes with almost 4 million characters in over 13,000 correspondences among Sheng Xuanhuai, his family members, and colleagues. The archive is key to understanding that period of seismic changes, and it will revolutionize the study of late Qing and early Republican China.

    Upon the completion of this important phase of digitisation and transcription...

  • 28/11/2018 to 28/02/2019

    Unlike most travellers to China during this era, John Thomson was not a missionary, nor a government officer. He travelled to China as a professional photographer only a few decades after the invention of photography. In this talk, Betty Yao will follow Thomson’s footsteps, starting with his time in Hong Kong. She will look at the people and places he photographed. She will divulge the story, the twists and turns behind the survival of this valuable through 150 years.

    Speaker : Ms. Betty Yao, MBE
    Date : 10 January 2019 (Thursday)
    Time : 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
    Email: spc@lib.cuhk.edu.hk
    Registration: http://www...

  • 27/11/2018 to 21/12/2018

    The examinations will begin soon! Below are some tips to help you prepare.

    Smile Plan Your Study Time

    Make your study schedule practical, flexible and realistic. Your Library provides over 4,000 seats for your quiet study during the daytime. The Library has also implemented the following special arrangements.

    The Chung Chi Elizabeth Moore Library is open to 2 am. (26 Nov – 20 Dec)

    Its Late Reading Room opens as follows,

    Monday to Friday: 9:30 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. (next day) Saturday to Sunday: 6:30 pm (Sat) - 9:00 am (the following Mon)

    Late Reading Room in New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library is...

  • 26/11/2018 to 20/12/2018

    Please note the extension of Chung Chi College Elisabeth Luce Moore Library opening hours as follows:

    Extended Opening Hours during the Revision and Examination Period (Nov 26 - Dec 20, 2018)

    Library Opening Hours* Staffed Services Late Reading Room Opening Hours Monday - Friday 8:20 am – 2:00 am (next day) 8:20 am – 10:00 pm 9:30 pm – 9:00 am (next day) Saturday 8:20 am – 2:00 am (next day) 8:20 am – 7:00 pm 6:30 pm (Sat) – 9:00 am (the following Mon) Sunday 9:00 am – 2:00 am (next day) 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm

    *Important to note: Counter service (e.g. circulation service, reference service and etc.) and group study room service will not be provided during the extended opening hours (Monday to Friday 10 pm – 2 am; Saturday 7 pm – 2 am; Sunday 9 am – 1 pm and 7 pm – 2 am...

  • 24/11/2018

    CUHK Alumni Homecoming 2018

    The University Library will be open to CUHK alumni on the CUHK Alumni Homecoming Day.
    We are expecting many visitors, but will try to minimize any disruption.
    We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience caused....

  • 22/11/2018 to 22/12/2018

    From 9:30 p.m., November 22, 2018 to 9:00 a.m., December 22, 2018, New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library will open its Late Reading Room on the lower ground floor of the Library building 24 hours daily during the examination period.

    During this period, the University Security Unit will have officers patrolling the area at night to ensure the safety of the users and the good order of the Room.

    Late Reading Room of New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library Open 24 Hours during Examination Period...

  • 19/11/2018 to 14/12/2018

    Date : 19 November - 14 December, 2018
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Statement:
    To raise the literacy level and cultural awareness of students, the Chinese Language Teaching Development Centre of the Department of Chinese Language and Literature (Chinese Department), The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) organised the third "Literary CUHK" essay competition. After nearly half a year of articles collection and review, we are pleased to announce that 24 participants were given the awards.
    Winners of this year’s competition included students, alumni and research students from different faculties and departments, proven that literature does not fixate with any particular school or faculty and belongs to every one who deeply connects with CUHK...

  • 15/11/2018 to 27/11/2018

    香港中文大學圖書館推出全文圖像《中國現代戲劇館藏》( http://repository.lib.cuhk.edu.hk/en/collection/drama ),此批戲劇書籍原購於六十年代中期,是研究現代中國戲劇的寶庫。已掃描並完成上載的書籍共1700餘冊,主要包括三十及四十年代著作,絕版戲劇書、初版和油印的劇本和戲劇理論、技術書等。在新的《中國現代戲劇館藏》平臺還嵌入中國現代劇本提要及評論。

    《中國現代戲劇館藏》分享及發布會將由崔文東教授講述當年聯合書院姚克教授從戲劇書籍收藏家胡振先生購入該批書籍的故事,并由張秉權博士介紹其早年與何杏楓教授合撰之《「中國現代戲劇特藏」抗戰前中國現代劇本提要及評論》。此外,他們亦會講述至五十多年後的今天將部份精選館藏掃瞄及上載至「香港中文大學數碼典藏」的建庫過程。兩位講者亦會分享此數碼館藏對相關研究的幫助。

    活動登記: https://goo.gl/forms/xhIhEbyiRJn78Yar2

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