Library Workshops

Workshops 圖書館講座
 

 

Library Workshops for Undergraduate Students 2018

Program 1: How to Build Up Skills to Use the Library Effectively
Part A: How to Develop Effective Search Strategies 12 Sep 2018 (Wed) 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Register
18 Sep 2018 (Tue) 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Register
27 Sep 2018 (Thu) 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Register
Part B: Get Started with Computer Facilities in the University Library 11 Sep 2018 (Tue) 1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Register
13 Sep 2018 (Thu) 4:30 p.m. - 15:15 p.m. Register
18 Sep 2018 (Tue) 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Register
Program 2: How to Find Information Sources
Part A: Using LibrarySearch: Twice the Results, Half the Time 19 Sep 2018 (Wed) 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Register
28 Sep 2018 (Fri) 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Register
Part B: Using Databases to Find Journal Articles 13 Sep 2018 (Thu) 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Register
20 Sep 2018 (Thu) 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Register
2 Oct 2018 (Tue) 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Register
Part C: Finding E-Books and E-News 14 Sep 2018 (Fri) 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Register
26 Sep 2018 (Wed) 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Register
Part D: Effective Internet Search Strategy 24 Sep 2018 (Mon) 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Register
3 Oct 2018 (Wed) 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Register
Part E: Exercising the Power of Chinese Databases 20 Sep 2018 (Thu) 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. Register
16 Oct 2018 (Tue) 2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Register
Program 3: Literature Review for a Successful Paper
Literature Review for a Successful Paper 5 Oct 2018 (Fri) 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Register
9 Oct 2018 (Tue) 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Register
Program 4: How to Better Manage and Share Your Information
Part A: Managing Reference Citations with RefWorks 4 Oct 2018 (Thu) 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Register
9 Oct 2018 (Tue) 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Register
11 Oct 2018 (Thu) 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Register
Part B: Get Started with Adobe Photoshop 3 Oct 2018 (Wed) 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Register
Part C: Get Started with 3D Printing and Application Software 10 Oct 2018 (Wed) 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Register

 

Postgraduate, Researcher and Faculty Workshops

Workshops and talks on literature review, strategies for publishing in academic journals, research alert, citation management, researcher identifier creating and research impact.

Research Skills Workshops Series
​Program: Sharpening Your Research Skills
Literature Review for a Successful Research Paper (Webinar) 19 Sep 2018 (Wed) 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Register
Exploring Research Information in Your Field in Multi-disciplinary Databases (I): ScienceDirect, IEEE Xplore, EBSCOHost and ProQuest 14 Sep 2018 (Fri) 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Register
24 Sep 2018 (Mon)
**Added session
rescheduled**
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Register
27 Sep 2018 (Thu) 9:30 p.m. – 10:30 a.m. Register
Exploring Research Information in Your Field in Multi-disciplinary Databases (II): Web of Science Core Collection, and Scopus 14 Sep 2018 (Fri) 3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Register
24 Sep 2018 (Mon)
**Added session
rescheduled**
3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Register
27 Sep 2018 (Thu) 10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Register
Getting New Research Information Automatically 14 Sep 2018 (Fri) 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Register
24 Sep 2018 (Mon)
**Added session
rescheduled**
4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Register
27 Sep 2018 (Thu) 12:00 noon – 1:00 p.m. Register
Finding Theses and Dissertations in Your Research Area 16 Sep 2018 (Tue) 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon Register

 

Tailor-made Workshops for Researchers
​Program: Enhancing Your Research Impact Series
Using ORCID iD to Raise Your Research Profile (Webinar) 5 Oct 2018 (Fri) 2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m Register
Author IDs - Making yourself distinguishable and discoverable on the web (Webinar) 5 Oct 2018 (Fri) 3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Register
Article-level Metrics - Understanding the Significance of Research Papers 22 Oct 2018 (Mon) 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Register
Using Citation Analysis Tools to Enhance Your Research Dissemination 22 Oct 2018 (Mon) 3:45 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. Register

 

Digital Scholarship and Research Data Workshops
Using Facilities in Digital Scholarship Lab 24 Sep 2018 (Mon)
**Rescheduled**
11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Register
Introducing Digital Humanities for Study and Research 21 Sep 2018 (Fri) 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Register
Introduction to GIS & ArcGIS 9 Oct 2018 (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Register
ArcGIS Basics for Digital Scholarship Projects (Hands-on) 15 Oct 2018 (Mon) 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Register
31 Oct 2018 (Wed) 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Register
Analysing Texts with Voyant Tools (Hands-on) 23 Oct 2018 (Tue) 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Register
9 Nov 2018 (Fri) 3:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Register
Data Visualisation in Action - Gephi (Hands-on) 25 Oct 2018 (Thu) 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Register
7 Nov 2018 (Wed) 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Register
Introduction to R Programming and Data Analysis (Hands-on) 30 Oct 2018 (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Register

 

Workshops on AIMS and Research Portal
Managing and archiving your research outputs in AIMS​ 20 Sep 2018 (Thu) 2:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Register
12 Oct 2018 (Fri) 2:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Register

 

Scientific Writing Workshop
Successful Writing in the Life Sciences: Perfecting Your Data Presentation Skills - Designing Effective Figures and Tables 4 Oct 2018 (Thu) 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m Register

 

NVivo Workshop
Researching with NVivo: From Coding to Meaning Making (Re-run) 11 Oct 2018 (Thu) 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon Register
(Postgraduate Students)

Register (Staff)

 

Library Workshops for Research Postgraduates: Thesis Writing Tips
Structuring a Thesis Introduction: How to Get Readers Hooked at the Beginning 16 Oct 2018 (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m Register
Writing an Abstract for Your Thesis: How to Summarize Your Research in 500 words 18 Oct 2018 (Thu) 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Register
Intensive and Profound: Chinese Thesis Writing Skills 19 Oct 2018 (Fri) 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Register

 

Improving Postgraduate Learning (IPL) Courses offered by Library
Discover Research Information at Your Discipline
Group 1: Arts 1 Sep 2018 (Sat) 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Group 2: Business Administration 8 Sep 2018 (Sat) 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Group 3: Education 7 Sep 2018 (Fri) 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Group 4: Engineering 27 Aug 2018 (Mon) 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Group 5: Medicine 29 Aug 2018 (Wed) 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Group 6: Science 29 Aug 2018 (Wed) 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Group 7: Social Science 30 Aug 2018 (Thu) 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Group 8: Law (on CU Campus) 15 Sep 2018 (Sat) 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Group 9: Law (at Graduate Law Centre) 29 Sep 2018 (Sat) 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Group 10: Chinese Law 22 Sep 2018 (Sat) 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Managing and Creating Reference Citations with RefWorks 22 Sep 2018 (Sat) 2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
26 Sep 2018 (Wed) 7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Observing Intellectual Property and Copyright Law during Research On-line course available on Blackboard
Compulsory for ALL RESEARCH postgraduate students

For details and registration: https://www.cuhk.edu.hk/clear/prodev/ipl.html
Registration begins on 13 Aug 2018.

Enquiries: 
Email: clear@cuhk.edu.hk
Phone: 3943 6201

 

Request a Seminar

Course instructors and students in groups may request seminars for a particular subject area or a specific assignment at any time during the year. From the planning stage of a course or research project, Liaison Librarians with different subject backgrounds can work with you to strengthen research skills for gathering and managing scholarly information sources.

Please contact Learning Support (for undergraduate training requirements) or Research Services (for postgraduate training requirements) for details.