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  • 14/10/2019 to 01/11/2019

    Date: 14 October – 1 November 2019
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Statement:
    Over the years, the Chinese University of Hong Kong Library has acquired very finely reproduced artworks made by specialists including the Nigensha Publishing Co. Ltd. in Japan and kept in the New Asia College Ch’ien Mu Library. The Collection consists of calligraphy and paintings reproduced from the Tang to the Qing Dynasty. The originals of these artworks are housed in different museums such as National Palace Museum, Taipei, Shanghai Museum, and British Museum. The artwork reproduction requires a high standard of professional and specialized skills.
    This art works display showcases the landscape paintings of the Yuan Dynasty. All are welcome during the Library’s...

  • 14/10/2019 to 24/10/2019
    露港秋唱 ──嶺南詩詞吟誦薪傳工作坊 / 古典詩詞吟 誦 雅會 2019

    香 港 中文大學中文系中國古典詩學研究中心、香 港 中文大學圖 書館 曾於 2018 年 9 月合辦「露港秋唱」古典詩詞吟 誦 雅會,邀請海內外詩詞名家作手,雅集於吐露港旁之中文大學圖 書館 ,吟 誦 詩文,交流心得。

    2019 年 10 月 24 日 ( 下午二時半 ) ,中文大學將繼續舉辦「露港秋唱」吟 誦 雅會。本次雅會共兩部分:一、「 嶺南詩詞吟誦薪傳工作坊」,邀請嘉賓對談嶺南詩詞創作與吟 誦 之經 驗 ;二、「古典詩詞吟 誦 雅會 2019 」,邀請詩家吟誦前賢或個人詩詞大作。

    活動一: 嶺南詩詞吟誦薪傳工作坊

    日期:2019年10月24日(星期四)

    時間:下午2:30-4:00

    地點:大學圖書館地下數碼學術研究室

    活動二: 古典詩詞吟誦雅會2019

    日期:2019年10月24日(星期四)

    時間:下午4:15-6:00

    地點:大學圖書館地庫進學園

    無需報名,歡迎參加。

    查詢電話: 3943 7124

    主辦:香港中文大學中國語言及文學系中國古典詩學研究中心
    協辦:香港中文大學大學圖書館

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  • 14/10/2019 to 14/11/2019
    “If everything is money-oriented, I will tell you that there will be no fibre optic technology achievements today.” ~Professor Charles Kao

    It has been a year since the passing of Professor Sir Charles Kao, former Vice-Chancellor of CUHK and Nobel Prize Laureate. In memory of the “Father of Fibre Optics”, the Charles K. Kao Foundation for Alzheimer’s Disease has organised a roving exhibition “Remembering Charles” to highlight Professor Kao’s lifetime achievements and outstanding contribution, and showcase his artwork produced during his treatment by art therapy from 2013 to 2018. University Library is the last stop of the exhibition. Details as follows:

    Date: 2.10.2019 - 14.11.2019
    Opening Hours:...

  • 11/10/2019 to 28/10/2019

    Do you want to make your research known to the research community and to the public?

    The following talk organized by the Library is to provide you with information and tips on writing and publishing with international journals and books. The Library is pleased to invite The Chinese University of Hong Kong Press to conduct the talk. CUHK researchers and postgraduate students are all welcome to join.

    Author Strategies for Successful Academic Publishing: Journal Articles and Book Manuscripts

    28 Oct (Mon) 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

    Topics:

    For Journal Articles How to build a personal publishing strategy How to find the right journal and make a submission stand out How the peer review process works How to communicate with the journal...
  • 09/10/2019 to 31/10/2019

    Staff of HSBC Asia Pacific Archives will offer a talk for all staff and students on 31 st October, 2019.

    About the talk: The HSBC archives reflect the colorful and eventful history of HSBC and provide a fantastic resource for education and research. The Hong Kong specific archives are not just related to the bank, but also connected to many community shared narratives about Hong Kong’s development, economy and society in general. This long and rich heritage is captured in the form of paper records, currency, artwork, and objects, and provides a firm bedrock of research material for a wide range or research topics. Staff members from the HSBC Asia Pacific Archives will give a sharing session on ‘Research at the HSBC...

  • 08/10/2019 to 30/08/2020

    Our deepest gratitude to Professor Rulan Chao Pian for her generosity, donating her life-time acquisition of music and cultural resources to the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) Library. Donated materials include manuscripts, correspondences, diaries, photos, teaching materials, over 7,000 audio-visual materials, more than 6,000 books and journals, musical instruments, etc.

    Born in the United States, Professor Rulan Chao Pian (1922–2013) was a world renowned scholar in Chinese music. She started teaching the Chinese language in 1947 at Harvard and ended up with being a Professor Emerita of Music and of East Asian Languages and Civilizations in 1992. In addition to her frequent visiting professorship at the Chung Chi Music Department, Professor Chao was also a Wei Lun......

  • 08/10/2019 to 16/10/2019

    The Library will organise the following workshops on Digital and Maker Skills in October 2019 to enhance your digital knowledge. All CUHK students and staff are welcome to join.

    Guest speaker: Prof. Bernard SUEN

    Workshop1: Introduction to Web Publishing for Non-programmer

    Host your website for Free on Github Use Airtable for data management, analysis and tracking Display data query results in Calendar, Kanban, Gallery and Form views Sharing Airtable data and views with others Master Bootstrap web templates and Pingendo 2 for web design and publishing Chart your data with Data-wrapper Set up Google Analytics for website tracking Analyse site traffic to study audience, acquisition, behaviour and conversion

    Date: 9 Oct 2019 (Wed)
    Time: 9:00 a.m...

  • 04/10/2019

    The Legal Resources Centre will close at 4 pm today (4 October) and will also be closed tomorrow 5 October 2019.

  • 04/10/2019 to 01/11/2019

    Dear CUHK staff and students, please note the following announcement from ITSC which will affect your access to Library services. According to OnePass (CWEM) Password Policy, OnePass (CWEM) Password must be changed regularly.

    If you have not changed your OnePass password since Jul 1, 2019, please change your password before it expires on Oct 8. If you need to use a Library computer but your password has already expired, please make use of the visitor's PCs ( https://www.lib.cuhk.edu.hk/en/use/facilities/computer ).

    OnePass Password Expiry Date

    The Coming Expiry Date of OnePass (CWEM) Password: Oct 8, 2019

    This expiry date applies to all CUHK staff and students , unless you have changed...

  • 02/10/2019 to 04/11/2019

    Date: 2 October – 4 November 2019
    Venue: G/F, New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Exhibits: Books and articles
    Poster:
    Exhibition of Publications by Professor Yang Rur-bin, Distinguished Scholar of the New Asia Lectures on Confucianism 2019
    Image:
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  • 30/09/2019 to 11/10/2019

    Artist: Chan Chun Hin
    Date: 30 September – 11 October, 2019
    Venue: New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library
    Statement:
    Lotus seeds are able to alleviate tension, restore mental wellness, and tackle insomnia. Yet, I could not fall asleep even after bowls of sweet lotus seed soup. No amount of lotus seeds can cease the thoughts about tomorrow in the middle of the night.
    Poster:
    Artworks Display of Chan Chun Hin: Night, night
    Art Works:
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  • 30/09/2019 to 30/10/2019

    Venue: G/F, United College Wu Chung Library
    Exhibits: Books and articles
    Poster:
    Exhibition of Publication by Professor Stephen Figlewski of United College Distinguished Visiting Scholar
    Image:
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  • 27/09/2019 to 15/10/2019

    Introduction to the Creative Media Production Studio

    This briefing session will demonstrate the use of equipment and facilities in the Creative Media Production Studio to enable you to easily create your own video content.

    Three identical sessions:
    Date & Time :
    3 Oct (Thu) 12:30-1:00 p.m.
    9 Oct (Wed) 2:30-3:00 p.m.
    15 Oct (Tue) 12:30-1:00 p.m.

    Venue: MakerSpace, Learning Garden, LG/F University Library

    Language: Cantonese, but will change to English when there is any student who does not know Cantonese.

    Registration: Click here

    Enquiries: email to liblc@lib.cuhk.edu.hk

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  • 27/09/2019 to 13/10/2019

    “If everything is money-oriented, I will tell you that there will be no fibre optic technology achievements today.” ~Professor Charles Kao

    It has been a year since the passing of Professor Sir Charles Kao, former Vice-Chancellor of CUHK and Nobel Prize Laureate. In memory of the “Father of Fibre Optics”, the Charles K. Kao Foundation for Alzheimer’s Disease has organised a roving exhibition “Remembering Charles” to highlight Professor Kao’s lifetime achievements and outstanding contribution, and showcase his artwork produced during his treatment by art therapy from 2013 to 2018. University Library is the last stop of the exhibition. Details as follows:

    Date: 2 October | 15:00 - 22:00 | 3-14...

  • 26/09/2019 to 30/10/2019

    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 A: 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...
  • 26/09/2019 to 04/10/2019

    Short talk by academic staff
    Presentations on research
    Exchange ideas among postgraduates
    Enhancing presentation skills from feedback…

    The 15th Research Café organized by the Library will be held on 4 Oct. The theme is Public Policy . The Café is consist of a short talk on “Solar Energy Development in China and Japan” by Prof. XU Yuan of Dept. of Geography and Resource Management, and Institute of Environment, Energy and Sustainability, and followed by two presentations on research by Ph.D. student Daichi Ishii and Ph.D. candidate Jun LI across disciplines. Dr. Karl Holm of The Independent Learning Centre (ILC) will provide feedback on student presentation skills. We are very honoured that Prof. Xu...

  • 25/09/2019 to 07/02/2020

    The Library is pleased to offer the following workshops for staff and postgraduate students to use NVivo to conduct research analysis. CUHK staff and postgraduate students are all welcome to join.

    NVivo 12: A Tool for Data Coding and Conceptual Building

    The foundation workshop on NVivo 12 will introduce key features for researchers conducting qualitative research. You will learn importing files, organizing files in folders, approaches in coding (theories in use or grounded theory), and coding techniques and strategies. Participants will learn the process of coding while building an understanding how evidence can be gathered from the cyclical circle for confirming the existing conceptual framework or building a new model for further analysis.

    Date : 17 Oct 2019...

  • 25/09/2019 to 15/10/2019

    The Library is pleased to offer the following scientific writing workshops co-organized with The Independent Learning Centre (ILC) for postgraduate students. All postgraduates are welcome to join .

    Successful Writing in the Life Sciences: Preparing Your Data Presentation Skills - Designing Effective Figures and Tables

    Students will learn how to present scientific information in their thesis, research publications and conference presentations. Topics to be covered include the preparation of line illustrations, photomicrographs, graphs (i.e., figures), and tables.

    Date : 10 Oct 2019 (Thu)
    Time : 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
    Registration : Click here to register...

  • 20/09/2019 to 30/08/2020

    Lecture Recital

    Secret Within the Qin: Rediscovering the History and Sound of an Instrument of Rulan Chao Pian
    Speaker: Dr. TSE Chun Yan
    Date: A new date will be announced at a later time
    Venue: Lee Hysan Concert Hall, Esther Lee Building, Chung Chi College, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Registration: https://www.lib.cuhk.edu.hk/en/node/2274

    Workshops

    The Professor Rulan Chao Pian I Have Known (in English) (Cancelled)
    Speaker: Professor Samuel M. WU
    Professor of Ophthalmology, Neuroscience, and Molecular Physiology and Biophysics,
    Baylor College of Medicine
    Date: 2019.11.12 (Tue)
    Time: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    Venue: Digital...

  • 15/09/2019 to 25/10/2019

    Capturing readers’ interest and communicating the significance of your research effectively can be challenging tasks. Do you want to enhance your writing skills in doing so?

    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 October 2019.

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

    22 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...

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