Undergraduate Workshops

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Library Workshops for Undergraduate Students 2019 (Jan – Mar)

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

Title

Date

Time

Venue

Registration

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. User Education Room 2, G/F, University Library Register
23 Jan (Wed) 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Register

Program 2: Finding Business Information

Introduces the library resources on Business and demonstrates how to find articles, company information, financial data, industry profiles, and market research reports.

22 Jan (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. User Education Room 2, G/F, University Library Register
30 Jan (Wed) 11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Register

Program 3: Finding Information in Humanities

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

23 Jan (Wed) 11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. User Education Room 2, G/F, University Library Register
31 Jan (Thu) 6:30 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. Register

Program 4: Finding Education Information

Introduces the library resources on Education and demonstrates the searching techniques of various education databases.

22 Jan (Tue) 11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. User Education Room 2, G/F, University Library Register
30 Jan (Wed) 6:30 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. Register

Program 5: Finding Information about Hong Kong

Introduces the searching of different types of Hong Kong materials on various subjects in the CUHK Libraries.

24 Jan (Thu) 11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. User Education Room 2, G/F, University Library Register
19 Feb (Tue) 11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Register
IT Skills Series

Program 6: Get Started with 3D Printing, Scanning and Modeling Techniques Workshop

Introduces the basic techniques of creating 3D models for 3D printing. Participants may have the chance to build their own figurines by using Blender (open source 3D creation software), and the Structure Sensor 3D scanner.

Speaker: Mr. Chris Leung (Marketing Director, DTSL Group)
Quota: 24

20 Feb (Wed) 2:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. User Education Room 2, G/F, University Library Register
Assignment Season Series

Program 7: Internet and Research

Demonstrates how to find quality information on the Internet for your study and research.

21 Feb (Thu) 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. User Education Room 2, G/F, University Library Register
28 Feb (Thu) 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Register

Program 8: Literature Review for a Successful Paper

Demonstrates how to make use of the collected materials from a literature review and addresses research questions in writing a paper.

22 Feb (Fri) 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. User Education Room 2, G/F, University Library Register
6 Mar (Wed) 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Register

Program 9: Understanding and Avoiding Plagiarism

Introduces the concept of plagiarism with real world examples and explains what should and should not be done when citing references in academic writing.

20 Feb (Wed) 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. User Education Room 2, G/F, University Library Register
5 Mar (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Register

Program 10: Managing Reference Citations with RefWorks

Demonstrates how to use RefWorks, a web-based bibliography management tool, to produce bibliographies and in-text references in a variety of citation styles (e.g. MLA, APA, Chicago, etc.).

5 Mar (Tue) 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. User Education Room 2, G/F, University Library Register
26 Mar (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Register
Job Hunting & Further Studies

Program 11: Electronic Resources for Job Hunting and Further Studies

Demonstrates related web resources and databases for users who aspire to enhance their career prospects or are contemplating further studies in Hong Kong and abroad.

19 Mar (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. User Education Room 2, G/F, University Library Register
28 Mar (Thu) 11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Register

Medium of Instruction: Cantonese, but will change to English when there is any student who does not know Cantonese.

*Two sessions with different time slots may be grouped together if the enrolment rate is low.

Enquiries: email to eref@lib.cuhk.edu.hk