Workshops on AIMS and Research Portal (Oct to Nov 2016)

Date: 
14/10/2016 to 30/11/2016

The Library is pleased to arrange a series of AIMS and Research Portal workshops for researchers and postgraduate students. CUHK researchers and staff are all welcome to join the workshops. Interested postgraduate students are also welcome to attend.

Managing your Research Output in AIMS

AIMS is the new Academic Information Management System of CUHK. This workshop aims at demonstrating to you:

  • What is AIMS and its public interface Research Portal
  • The easy way to use AIMS for managing your research outputs
  • Significant features of Research Portal

20 Oct (Thu) 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon
25 Oct (Tue) 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
22 Nov (Tue) 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Click here to register
28 Nov (Mon) 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon Click here to register

Archiving Research Outputs in AIMS’ Research Portal

There are lots of benefits in depositing the full text of your research outputs in AIMS that can be openly accessed in Research Portal. These include showcasing excellence of your research, increasing the chance of getting more citations for your output, more discoverable in the research community, etc. This workshop is to demonstrate:

  • The easy way of depositing the full text of your output
  • The right copy of full text that should be used for depositing
  • Ways of handling copyright issues that may arise

27 Oct (Thu) 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon Click here to register
24 Nov (Thu) 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Click here to register
29 Nov (Tue) 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Click here to register

Open Access and Scholarly Publishing

As a new model of scholarly publishing, open access (OA) is widely discussed in the academic community. This workshop will introduce to you:

  • Concepts, types and importance of OA publishing model
  • Pros and cons of OA
  • OA and AIMS
  • Publishing in OA journals

18 Oct (Tue) 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
21 Oct (Fri) 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 

According to the Typhoon Signal No. 8 was hoisted, the class on 21 Oct (Fri) has been cancelled. It is now rescheduled to:

31 Oct (Mon) 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Click here to register

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

Venue: ITSC Training Room 2, Pi Ch’iu Building (Room 103 + 105)
Medium of Instruction: Cantonese (English might be used if users require.)

Workshops on AIMS and Research Portal (Oct to Nov 2016)