Only through the “touching the ground” experience, can we understand the meaning of material culture in the past and explain to our contemporaries why we need to care about archaeological ruins. Our students learned a wide range of fieldwork skills and techniques through these meaningful archaeological internships. More important, the hands-on experience provides a great chance to them for better understanding the Bronze Age civilization in Sichuan and the Jiangkou sunken treasure legend. To team up with the underwater archaeology group, we want to present not only the fascinating archaeological experience “From the Mountains (Sichuan) to the Sea (Guangdong)” but also provide the general public some reflections inspired by these internships such as the variety and diversity of ancient...
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From the Mountains to the Sea： Sichuan Sanxingdui & Jiangkou Battlefield．Guangdong Nanhai No.I Shipwreck Archaeology Internship 2017-2018 Exhibition15/10/2018 to 20/12/2018
15/10/2018 to 02/11/2018
Date: 15 October - 2 November 2018
Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
This exhibition presents the organisation, fund-raising, regional characteristics, construction of the bamboo theatres, troupe structure, training of artists and special features of the opera series.
12/10/2018 to 21/11/2018
All CUHK undergraduate students are welcome to attend the following library workshops. Postgraduate students are also welcome to attend if they wish. If you have the Digital Literacy Card that the Library sent out earlier in September, attending the following sessions can be counted towards the Digital Literacy Certificate Course.
Students, in groups of ten or more, can request library courses to suit their information needs and schedules.
Program 1: Develop an Effective Search Strategy for Your Assignment
This workshop covers the following to help you to:Understand your reading lists, the difference between primary and secondary sources Expand the range of your search terms by using similar concepts and synonyms Use advanced search techniques such as...
02/10/2018 to 12/10/2018
Artists: So Tsui Midori and Wong Yee Ling Esther
Date: 2 – 12 October 2018
Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
“Re-”, a prefix, carries meanings like “afresh”, “anew”, and indicates withdrawal or restoration.
Animals have the instinct response to lick an injury. However, it is not a way to aid wound healing. Such act can only reduce pain and smooth emotions. Human give animals a Buster collar in order to prevent them from wound licking, since “the wound will get infected” and “it is not good for their health”.
Aren’t human doing the same thing though?
24/09/2018 to 02/11/2018
Exhibition on Campus-wide Respect Awareness Campaign
Date: September 24 – November 2, 2018
Venue: Learning Garden, University Library, CUHK
24/09/2018 to 25/09/2018
University Library24 September 2018 8:20 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 25 September 2018 Closed 1 Oct 2018 Closed Learning Garden Open 24/7 during semesters for CUHK staff and students only
Chung Chi Library24 September 2018 8:20 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 25 September 2018 Closed 1 Oct 2018 Closed
New Asia Library24 September 2018 8:20 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 25 September 2018 Closed 1 Oct 2018 Closed
United College Library24 September 2018 8:20 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 25 September 2018 Closed 1 Oct 2018 Closed L/G Floor Open 24/7 for CUHK staff and students only
Law Library24 September 2018 8:20 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 25 September 2018 Closed 1 Oct 2018 Closed Legal Resources Centre 24 September 2018 8:45 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. 25 September 2018 Closed 1 Oct 2018 Closed
24/09/2018 to 22/10/2018
The following is a series of workshops specifically designed for researchers on research impact. All CUHK researchers and postgraduates are welcome to join.
Enhancing Your Research Impact
Using ORCID iD to Raise Your Research Profile
This workshop can help you to:Understand the benefit of having an ORCID iD Register for an ORCID iD Manage your research outputs in ORCID iD Link up your ORCID iD to AIMS
Date and Time: 5 Oct (Fri) 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm
Registration: Click here to register
Author IDs - Making yourself distinguishable and discoverable on the web
21/09/2018 to 12/10/2018
Short talk by academic staff
Presentations on research across disciplines
Exchange ideas among postgraduates
Enhancing presentation skills from feedback…
The twelfth Research Café organized by the Library will be held on 12 Oct. The theme is Climate . The Café is consist of a talk on “A Climate Journey of Interdisciplinary Research” by Prof. XU Yuan of Dept. of Geography and Resource Management, and Institute of Environment, Energy and Sustainability, and two presentations across disciplines by PhD candidates. Dr. Karl Holm of The Independent Learning Centre (ILC) will provide feedback on student presentation skills. We are very honoured that Prof. Xu has helped organize this Café. Postgraduates...
20/09/2018 to 16/10/2018
Come to learn how to enhance your research skills! All CUHK researchers and postgraduate students are welcome to join the following research skills workshops in September and October 2018.
Program : Sharpening Your Research Skills
Literature Review for a Successful Research Paper
This workshop will cover the following to help you conduct a good literature review:The purpose and process of literature review The structure of a literature review Effective strategies for identifying relevant literature
19 Sept (Wed) 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Venue : Webinar
Registration : Click here to register
11/09/2018 to 07/10/2018
09/09/2018 to 11/10/2018
Co-organized with the Centre for Learning Enhancement And Research (CLEAR), the Library is pleased to offer this workshop for staff and postgraduate students to use NVivo to conduct research analysis. CUHK staff and postgraduate students are all welcome to join .
Researching with NVivo: From Coding to Meaning Making (Re- Run)
This workshop will explore grounded theory through using NVivo. In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn how to conduct a basic text analysis through coding with nodes, and build themes through linking nodes to tree nodes using NVivo.
Date : 11 Oct 2018 (Thu)
Time : 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Facilitator : Dr. Paula Hodgson, Professional Consultant, Centre for Learning Enhancement And Research (CLEAR)
07/09/2018 to 17/10/2018
All CUHK undergraduate students are welcome to attend the following library workshops. Postgraduate students are also welcome to attend if they wish. After attending five courses on information research skills, you will be granted a certificate of digital literacy by the Library. Students, in groups of ten or more, can request library courses to suit their information needs and schedules.
Program 1: How to Build Up Skills to Use the Library Effectively
Part A: How to Develop Effective Search Strategies
This workshop provides a foundation for new undergraduate students for their later research at the University and the Library. It covers concepts, terminology and basic research skills such as understanding reading lists, recognizing the difference between...
07/09/2018 to 29/10/2018
Classical Chinese prose and poetry flourished prodigiously in Hong Kong since its opening up in the 19 th century, witnessing the growth of poetry societies and the coming to the scene renowned literati who had left us with enormous amount of treasurable writings. The torch passes on, this classical literary tradition still strives in strength today. From September 6 to 8, 2018, the Chinese Language and Literature Department of The Chinese University of Hong Kong organises the conference “The Canonical Legacy: the 2nd International Conference on Classical Chinese Literature since the 1911 Revolution” . On this special occasion, the Chinese University of Hong Kong Library joins the Chinese Language and Literature Department to organise this exhibition “ A splendid century of classical...
07/09/2018 to 14/09/2018
The Library Orientation for new undergraduate students will be held from 3-13 September, 2018 at the University Library.
Topics:Finding online and print academic resources; Services and facilities; Guided tour of the University Library.
Venue: User Education Room 1, G/F, University Library
Date and Time:
04/09/2018 to 19/10/2018
Do you want to enhance your writing skills in capturing readers’ interest in your research topic and communicate its significance effectively?
Co-organized with The Independent Learning Centre (ILC), the Library is pleased to offer discussion workshops for research postgraduate students on thesis writing (in Chinese) , thesis introduction (in English) and thesis abstract (in English) in Oct 2018.
Structuring a Thesis Introduction: How to Get Readers Hooked at the Beginning
16 Oct (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
In this workshop, you will be introduced to steps for capturing your readers’ interest in your research topic, appreciating the significance of your research and understanding your research purpose. Specific language features...
03/09/2018 to 09/11/2018
The Library will have workshops on introducing digital humanities/scholarship and related tools to arouse the interest in applying new digital tools on research. Welcome CUHK academics, researchers and postgraduate students to join.
Using Facilities in Digital Scholarship Lab
This briefing session will demonstrate the use of equipment and facilities in the Digital Scholarship Lab and to introduce the software and tools available from the workstations to enable you to conduct digital scholarship research at the Lab at ease.
24 Sep (Mon) 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Click to register * Re-scheduled *
Introducing Digital Humanities for Study and...
Workshop 3 of Innovation Skills Workshops Series: Visualizing and Publishing Your Data in Python (5-12 Oct 2018)01/09/2018 to 12/10/2018
Workshop 3: Visualizing and Publishing Your Data in Python , the last workshop of the Innovation Skills Workshops: Applying Digital Tools in Telling Stories with DATA Series collaborated with Center for Entrepreneurship will be held on 5, 9 & 12 Oct (3 sessions) . Welcome CUHK Faculty members, researchers and all students to join this workshop to equip yourself to tell impactful stories with data. Joint Certificate of Attendance will be issued for participants who have attended the whole...
01/09/2018 to 12/10/2018
The Library is pleased to offer AIMS and Research Portal workshops for the CUHK community. CUHK researchers and administrative staff are all welcome to join the workshops.
Managing and archiving your Research Output in AIMS
AIMS is the Academic Information Management System of CUHK for managing and depositing full text of your research outputs. This workshop will demonstrate:Key features of AIMS and its public interface Research Portal The easy ways to get your research outputs into AIMS The easy ways to deposit the full text of your research outputs in AIMS The right version of full text for depositing and the copyright issues Date Time Medium of Instruction Registration 20 Sep (Thu) 2:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Cantonese (Powerpoint in...
29/08/2018 to 30/09/2018
In response to the changing needs for learning, teaching and research, and with an aim to create spaces that are technology-rich and vibrant, Chung Chi College Elisabeth Luce Moore Library and United College Wu Chung Library have completed their renovation projects during the summer period and the Libraries will reopen from 3 September 2018 to welcome back our users for the new academic year. We are thankful to all users for their patience and understanding during the closure of Library. For more renovation updates, click on Chung Chi College Elisabeth Luce Moore Library and United College Wu Chung Library...
29/08/2018 to 12/09/2018
The Library Orientation for new postgraduate students will be held from 30 August to 12 September 2018 at the University Library.
Make a good start and attend a session to help you use CUHK Library for your research and studies effectively! All postgraduates are welcome to join.
You will get to know:Access to electronic and print resources, and library guides Workshops on sharpening research and writing skills Borrowing privileges, research consultation, access to other UGC libraries, computing facilities and printing services Facilities for study and discussion Featured services for postgraduates: Research Café , Research Poster Exhibition , research seminars and events
You will get a guided tour of University Library to see our state of the art learning...