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  • 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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  • 20/10/2014 to 31/10/2014

    「塐」- 吳羽茜,莫曉彤,劉曼堃三人聯展 SÙ - Joint Exhibition of Ng Yu Sai, Mok Hiu Tung & Liu Mankun

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    「塐」- 吳羽茜,莫曉彤,劉曼堃三人聯展 SÙ - Joint Exhibition of Ng Yu Sai, Mok Hiu Tung & Liu Mankun

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  • 06/10/2014 to 17/10/2014

    陳雍希個人展 Lucid Dream - Solo exhibition by Christie Yung Hei Chan

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    陳雍希個人展 Lucid Dream - Solo exhibition by Christie Yung Hei Chan

    陳雍希個人展 Lucid Dream - Solo exhibition by Christie Yung Hei Chan

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  • 22/09/2014 to 03/10/2014

    「本我 - 我的心靈空間」-吳瑋琪 香港首個個人油畫展 'id – the Space for My Soul' Vicky Ng’s First Solo Exhibition in Hong Kong

    Curriculum vitae

    Born in Hong Kong. Being a young emerging artist, Vicky Ng is also the Chief Executive Officer of the Hong Kong Creative Art Association, the member of Hong Kong Society for Education in Art, the member of the Korea Culture Art Research Institute. She is devoted in Art and Counseling work. Vicky Ng is currently working for youth counseling as well as children's art.

    The artist is interested in exploring the inner world of people. Her...

  • 19/09/2014

    Speaker: Yuen Chi Hung (雄仔叔叔)
    Date: 19 September 2014 (Fri)
    Time: 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

    Language: Cantonese
    Enquiry: 3943 8733 or email to powerofwords@cuhk.edu.hk

    Dialogues in the Arts: Imagination, Where From? 藝文縱談: 想像何來?Dialogues in the Arts: Imagination, Where From? 藝文縱談: 想像何來?...

  • 17/09/2014 to 17/10/2014

    「蕭紅與東北作家作品展」 Book Exhibition on Xiao Hung and the Northeast Writers

    Introduction

    In collaboration with the Power of Words, a book exhibition on 'Xiao Hong and the Northeast Writers' is being held in the New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library. Selected works of the Northeast writers including Xiao Hong, Xiao Jun, Duanmu Hongliang and Luo Binji are exhibited in the lobby area of the Library.

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    「蕭紅與東北作家作品展」 Book Exhibition on Xiao Hung and the Northeast Writers

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  • 14/07/2014 to 19/09/2014

    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...

  • 31/05/2014 to 29/06/2014

    中大藝術 2014 The Art of CUHK 2014

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    中大藝術 2014 The Art of CUHK 2014

    中大藝術 2014 The Art of CUHK 2014

    中大藝術 2014 The Art of CUHK 2014

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  • 21/05/2014

    Publishing in Academic Journals: Tips to help you succeed

    The Library arranged with Taylor & Francis, one of the world's leading publishers of scholarly journals in Humanities, Social Sciences, Behavioural Sciences, Science and Technology, to provide a talk for researchers and postgraduate students. The session offered advice on structuring of manuscript, choosing the right journal to send it to and guidance and development for authors. Prof. Lin Hui, Director of the Institute of Space and Earth Information Science (ISEIS) was invited to share his experience from the editor's perspective.

    Speaker: Ms Rachel Sangster, Associate Journals Publisher, Asia, Taylor & Francis
    Time: 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Language: English
    Venue: User Education Room...

  • 08/05/2014

    The Library organized the second Research Café in May 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.

    Theme: Sustainability

    I. Short Talk : Sharing on Researching Across Disciplines
    Speaker: Prof. Rossa CHIU, Assistant Dean (Research), Faculty of Medicine; Professor, Dept. of Chemical Pathology

    Research Café in May 2014 「研究茶座」:二零一四年五月

    II. Presentations :

    The Social Cost of...
  • 23/04/2014 to 23/05/2014

    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 original...

  • 11/04/2014

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

    It covered topics such as audience analysis, 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, Assistant Lecturer, English Language Teaching Unit
    Time: 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Language: English
    Venue: Idea Exchange, Research Commons, 1/F, University Library

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  • 31/03/2014 to 11/04/2014

    我們的美好生活 - 賴明珠張施烈聯展 Our beautiful days - Joint Exhibition of Elva Lai & Szelit Cheung

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    我們的美好生活 - 賴明珠張施烈聯展 Our beautiful days - Joint Exhibition of Elva Lai & Szelit Cheung

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  • 27/03/2014 to 05/10/2014

    Organised by
    The University Library System

    An Exhibition In Memory of Professor Rulan Chao Pian

    Items exhibits
    Manuscripts, Notes, Correspondence, Photos, Publications and Articles

    Website
    http://docs.lib.cuhk.edu.hk/Exhibition/pian_exhibit/

    Photo Gallery

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  • 27/03/2014

    The Library arranged with Elsevier, a leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical journals, to provide a workshop on open access publishing for researchers, staff and postgraduate students. Focus was on recent trends of science publishing and its implication for research, as well as Elsevier's open access options for authors.

    Speaker: Anders Karlsson, Ph.D., Vice President, Global Academic Relations, Elsevier
    Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:20 p.m.
    Language: English
    Venue: User Education Room 1, G/F, University Library

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  • 25/03/2014

    Research, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

    The Library invited Dr Alan Lam, a graduate of CUHK undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, to give a sharing talk for students and researchers on his research, innovation and entrepreneurship path. Dr Lam is a young entrepreneur and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Sengital Ltd. He has started up his business from his PhD research and has led his company in developing many products and solutions, and winning many industrial awards.

    Dr Lam graduated from CUHK with BEng and MPhil degrees in Automation and Computer-Aided Engineering in 1999 and 2001 respectively. His PhD research project was "Micro Input Devices System (MIDS) using MEMS sensors". After obtaining his doctoral degree from CUHK in 2004, he co-founded the Sengital...

  • 17/03/2014

    Writing an Abstract for your Thesis: How to Summarize Your Research in 500 words

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

    The participants learned how to summarize the most important information in their research as well as describe the most significant contributions that their research had made in a concise, readable and impressive manner. Both the structure and language of the thesis abstracts was discussed during the workshop.

    Instructor: Dr. Yvonne LOONG, Senior Lecturer, ILC
    Time: 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Medium of Instruction: English
    Venue...

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