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  • 12/03/2015

    Scientific Publishing: Maximising Your Research Impact

    The Library arranged with the IOP (Institute of Physics) Publishing to provide a talk for researchers and postgraduate students. The talk provided an overview of scientific publishing and how to make the most of the process for sharing your research. It also covered choosing where to submit your paper, the basics of peer-review, open access publishing and the role of social media in disseminating published work.

    Speaker: Ms. Nicola Gulley, Editorial Director, IOP Publishing
    Time: 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
    Language: English
    Venue: User Education Room 1, G/F, University Library

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  • 03/03/2015

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

    Co-organized with The Independent Learning Centre (ILC), the Library was pleased to offer this discussion workshop for research postgraduate students on structuring a thesis introduction. The workshop was held at the Idea Exchange of the University Library.

    In this workshop, the participants were introduced to steps for capturing readers' interest in their research topic, appreciating the significance of their research and understanding their research purpose. Specific language features commonly seen in thesis introductions were discussed and practiced during the workshop.

    Instructor: Dr. Yvonne Loong, Senior Lecturer, ILC
    Time: 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Language: English...

  • 02/03/2015 to 13/03/2015

    陳雍希、 洪詠斯、江苑盈 、莫珮諭作品聯展 iv:ever - Joint exhibition by CHAN Yung Hei, HONG Yong Si, KONG Yuen Ying, MOK Pui Yu

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    陳雍希、 洪詠斯、江苑盈 、莫珮諭作品聯展 iv:ever - Joint exhibition by CHAN Yung Hei, HONG Yong Si, KONG Yuen Ying, MOK Pui Yu

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  • 23/02/2015 to 31/03/2015

    余光中著作展 Exhibition on Literary Works of Yu Kwang Chung

    Introduction

    Prof.Yu Kwang Chung is a renowned poet, essayist, translator and scholar. In February, 2015, Prof. Yu chairs the 65th Anniversary Lecture and the 28th Ch'ien Mu Lecture in History and Culture of the New Asia College. To mark this special occasion, an “Exhibition on Literary Works of Yu Kwang Chung” will be held at the New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library from February 23 to March 31 2015. Highlights of the exhibits include his autographed books, letters and manuscripts.

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  • 21/02/2015 to 04/03/2015

    中大文化徑攝影展 The CU Culture Trail Photography Exhibition

    Introduction

    “The CU Culture Trail Photography Exhibition” 「中大文化徑攝影展」 by Niu Bengdong (牛犇東) and Cheung Chan Fai (張燦輝)”, jointly organized by New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library and the Office of the Arts Administrator will be held at Ch’ien Mu Library from February 21, 2005 to March 4, 2005.

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    中大文化徑攝影展 The CU Culture Trail Photography Exhibition

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  • 09/02/2015 to 27/02/2015

    樓-蘇子柔個人作品展 Please stay - Solo exhibition of So Tsz Yau

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    樓-蘇子柔個人作品展 Please stay - Solo exhibition of So Tsz Yau

    樓-蘇子柔個人作品展 Please stay - Solo exhibition of So Tsz Yau

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  • 27/01/2015

    The Oral Presentation Skills You Need to Learn

    Co-organized with The Independent Learning Centre (ILC), the Library was pleased to offer this oral presentation skills workshop to research postgraduate students. The workshop was held at the Idea Exchange of the University Library.

    The participants learned about various types of oral presentations for academic purposes. They discussed how to make the best use of the presentation format, and examined the issues to pay attention to when presenting in Cantonese. They also discussed the use of multimedia tools and how to deal with difficulties that they might experience during oral presentations.

    Instructor: Dr. Felix Chao, Senior Lecturer, ILC
    Time: 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Language: Cantonese...

  • 26/01/2015 to 06/02/2015

    失語 Pure word deafness

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    失語 Pure word deafness

    失語 Pure word deafness

    失語 Pure word deafness

    失語 Pure word deafness

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  • 21/01/2015 to 23/02/2015

    Organised by
    Chung Chi College and
    Chung Chi College Elisabeth Luce Moore Library, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Library

    Poster

    Exhibition of Publications by Professor Liu Kam-biu, Siu Lien Ling Wong Visiting Fellow 2014/15

    Items exhibits
    Books and articles

    Website
    http://www.cuhk.edu.hk/ccc/edu-conference/svfp.html

    Other Information
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  • 20/01/2015

    Discussion Skills - Speaking with Confidence

    Co-organized with The Independent Learning Centre (ILC), the Library was pleased to offer this discussion skills workshop to research postgraduate students. The workshop was held at the Idea Exchange of the University Library.

    The participants were introduced to the key skills to begin and maintain conversations in various professional settings. They learned strategies for how to discuss various topics, agree and disagree politely, and maintain conversations by incorporating appropriate questions and statements. They also had the opportunity to practise in small group conversations.

    Instructor: Ms. Elsie Christopher, Director of ILC
    Time: 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Language: English
    Venue: Idea...

  • 12/01/2015

    Successful Presentations: It’s All about the Message

    Co-organized with The Independent Learning Centre (ILC), the Library was pleased to offer this presentation skills workshop for research postgraduate students. The workshop was held at the Idea Exchange of the University Library.

    This workshop covered the key strategies that participants should use to plan and deliver presentations to capture audiences' attention and effectively convey their message. The participants discussed common areas of difficulty, and participated in a number of practise presentation activities. They also learned how to design and use visual aids effectively, as well as deal with questions.

    Instructor: Ms. Elsie Christopher, Director of ILC
    Time: 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m....

  • 12/01/2015 to 22/01/2015

    錢穆圖書館藏品展(藝術複製品) Exhibition of Ch'ien Mu Library Collection - Art Reproduction

    Introduction

    Over the years, the University Library System has acquired very finely reproduced artworks recommended by the Department of Fine Arts. The originals of these works are housed in museums such as National Palace Museum, Taipei, Shanghai Museum, and British Museum. The reproductions are made by specialists such as the Nigensha Publishing Co. Ltd. in Japan. Because a high standard of professional and specialized reproduction skill is required, only experts can distinguish the reproduced item from the...

  • 15/12/2014 to 02/01/2015

    許思樂孫煖聯展 Joint Exhibition of Hui Sze Lok Serene & Suen Nuen Amy

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    許思樂孫煖聯展 Joint Exhibition of Hui Sze Lok Serene & Suen Nuen Amy

    許思樂孫煖聯展 Joint Exhibition of Hui Sze Lok Serene & Suen Nuen Amy

    許思樂孫煖聯展 Joint Exhibition of Hui Sze Lok Serene & Suen Nuen Amy

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  • 18/11/2014

    Publishing with The Chinese University Press: Academic Journals and Books

    The Chinese University Press (CUP) is a world-renowned publisher devoted to China and Hong Kong studies, located right on CUHK campus. As a bilingual scholarly publisher, CUP publishes books of a diverse array of academic disciplines, with a particular focus on Humanities and Social Sciences. It also publishes a number of academic journals, including The China Review , an SSCI English journal. This talk was arranged to share with faculty members and postgraduate students insiders' tips about how to get journal articles and book manuscripts published.

    Topics covered:

    Preparation before submitting your research paper How to find the most suitable publisher/journal? How to make a submission...
  • 17/11/2014 to 28/11/2014

    小國寡民 - 鄭美倫、何幸兒、梁靜美、莫亭殷聯展 Joint Exhibition of Cheng Mei Lun, Ho Hang Yi, Leung Ching Mei, Mok Ting-yan

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    小國寡民 - 鄭美倫、何幸兒、梁靜美、莫亭殷聯展 Joint Exhibition of Cheng Mei Lun, Ho Hang Yi, Leung Ching Mei, Mok Ting-yan

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  • 14/11/2014

    The Library organized the third Research Café in Nov 2014. The Research Café is a service to provide a series of informal and engaging events where research postgraduate students can get together, network, present their research, exchange ideas across disciplines, and polish presentation skills.

    Themes: Nature and Automation

    I. Short Talk : Interdisciplinary research: bridging gaps between traditional and emerging sciences
    Speaker: Prof. Amos P.K. TAI, Assistant Professor, Earth System Science Programme, Faculty of Science

    Research Café in Nov 2014 「研究茶座」:二零一四年十一月

    II....

  • 07/11/2014

    The Library arranged a presentation skills discussion workshop at the Idea Exchange for research postgraduate students. This discussion workshop aimed to raise participants' awareness of the preparation process of an informative presentation.

    It covered topics such as audience analysis, building speaker confidence, organizational patterns for informative speeches, quality visual aids, and question-and-answer skills. Participants had the opportunities to share their own research interests with the audience.

    Instructor: Mr. Eddy Li, Lecturer, English Language Teaching Unit
    Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Language: English
    Venue: Idea Exchange, Research Commons, 1/F, University Library

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  • 06/11/2014

    Publishing in Biology and Medicine Open Access Journals

    BioMed Central is a leading open access publisher with a portfolio of over 260 peer-reviewed journals spanning all areas of biology, biomedicine and medicine. This presentation offered advice on how to prepare a manuscript for submission, how to choose an appropriate journal, open access publishing and what BioMed Central had to offer.

    Topics covered:

    What editors and reviewers look for in a manuscript Choosing a biomedicine journal Things to consider before submission Publication ethics Open access publishing BioMed Central

    Speaker: Dr. Maria Kowalczuk, Deputy Biology Editor, BioMed Centra
    Time: 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    Language: English
    Venue: User Education Room 1, G/F, University......

  • 03/11/2014

    The Library arranged a seminar with Figshare and Digital Science on new tools for managing research on Nov 3, 2014 (Mon) for academics, researchers and research students.

    Figshare allows users to upload any file format to be made visualisable in the browser so that figures, datasets, videos, papers, posters, presentations, code and filesets can be disseminated in a way that the current scholarly publishing model does not allow.

    Altmetric for Institutions tracks both social media and traditional media associated with a researcher's articles, including tweets, blog posts, Mendeley readers, Nature news, the New York Times, the Washington Post, and the BBC. The attention from these outlets allows an article to be assigned an "Altmetric score" and a badge showing the...

  • 03/11/2014 to 14/11/2014

    付累 - 陳伊婷朱仟青聯展 Exhaustion - Joint Exhibition of Chan Yi Ting & Chu Chin Ching

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    付累 - 陳伊婷朱仟青聯展 Exhaustion - Joint Exhibition of Chan Yi Ting & Chu Chin Ching

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