Previous Workshops

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 2018-19 (2nd Term) and 2019-20 (1st Term)

 

Undergraduate Workshops

Library Workshops for Undergraduate Students (2018-19  2nd Term)

Program 1: Finding Information in Social Sciences

17 Jan 2019 (Thu)
23 Jan 2019 (Wed)

Program 2: Finding Business Information

22 Jan 2019 (Tue)
30 Jan 2019 (Wed)

Program 3: Finding Information in Humanities

23 Jan 2019 (Wed)
31 Jan 2019 (Thu)

Program 4: Finding Education Information

22 Jan 2019 (Tue)
30 Jan 2019 (Wed)

Program 5: Finding Information about Hong Kong

24 Jan 2019 (Thu)
19 Feb 2019 (Tue)

Program 6: Get Started with 3D Printing, Scanning and Modeling Techniques Workshop

20 Feb 2019 (Wed)

Program 7: Internet and Research

21 Feb 2019 (Thu)
28 Feb 2019 (Thu)

Program 8: Literature Review for a Successful Paper

22 Feb 2019 (Fri)
6 Mar 2019 (Wed)

Program 9: Understanding and Avoiding Plagiarism

20 Feb 2019 (Wed)
5 Mar 2019 (Tue)

Program 10: Managing Reference Citations with RefWorks

5 Mar 2019 (Tue)
26 Mar 2019 (Tue)

Program 11: Electronic Resources for Job Hunting and Further Studies

19 Mar 2019 (Tue)
28 Mar 2019 (Thu)

 

Library Workshops for Undergraduate Students (2019-20  1st Term)

“Your Library - The Basics” Series (Sep 2019)

LibrarySearch Basics: A Search Engine for Your Assignments and Research

10 Sep 2019 (Tue)
12 Sep 2019 (Thu)
18 Sep 2019 (Wed)
Webinar

Sharpen Your Information Research Skills Series (Sep 2019)

Program A: Search Strategies: What Should You Do Before Searching

9 Sep 2019 (Mon)
11 Sep 2019 (Wed)
17 Sep 2019 (Tue)
Webinar

Program B: Journal Articles: How to Find the Bread-n-Butter of Academic Research

9 Sep 2019 (Mon)
18 Sep 2019 (Wed)
25 Sep 2019 (Wed)

Program C: Books and E-Books: An Important Source for Your Academic Studies and Research

11 Sep 2019 (Wed)
18 Sep 2019 (Wed)

Program D: Newspapers: Finding Historical and Up-To-Date News

12 Sep 2019 (Thu)
17 Sep 2019 (Tue)

Program E: Chinese Databases: Searching Materials Published in Chinese

10 Sep 2019 (Tue)
19 Sep 2019 (Thu)

Program F: Managing Reference Citations with RefWorks

16 Sep 2019 (Mon)
24 Sep 2019 (Tue)
25 Sep 2019 (Wed)

Academic Honesty Series

Demonstrating Academic Honesty in University Writing Assignments

9 Oct 2019 (Wed)

Assignment Season Series (Oct)

Program A: Develop an Effective Search Strategy for Your Assignment

14 Oct 2019 (Mon)
21 Oct 2019 (Mon)

Program B: Finding Academic Sources to Support Your Arguments

14 Oct 2019 (Mon)
16 Oct 2019 (Wed)

Program C Literature Review for a Successful Paper

17 Oct 2019 (Thu)
23 Oct 2019 (Wed)

Program D: Understanding and Avoiding Plagiarism - The Basics

16 Oct 2019 (Wed)
22 Oct 2019 (Tue)

Program E: Acknowledging the Sources – RefWorks Hands-on Experience

17 Oct 2019 (Thu)
29 Oct 2019 (Tue)

 

Postgraduate, Researcher and Faculty Workshops

Research Skills Workshops Series (2018-19  2nd Term)
​Program: Sharpening Your Research Skills
Exploring Research Information in Your Field in Multi-disciplinary Databases (I): ScienceDirect, IEEE Xplore, EBSCOHost and ProQuest 11 Jan 2019 (Fri)
Exploring Research Information in Your Field in Multi-disciplinary Databases (II): Web of Science Core Collection and Scopus 11 Jan 2019 (Fri)
Getting New Research Information Automatically 11 Jan 2019 (Fri)
Finding Theses and Dissertations in Your Research Area 23 Jan 2019 (Wed)
Research Skills Workshops Series (2019-20  1st Term)
​Program: Sharpening Your Research Skills
Exploring Research Information in Your Field in Multi-disciplinary Databases (I): ScienceDirect, IEEE Xplore, EBSCOHost and ProQuest 12 Sep 2019 (Thu)
18 Sep 2019 (Wed)
23 Sep 2019 (Mon)
Exploring Research Information in Your Field in Multi-disciplinary Databases (II): Web of Science Core Collection, and Scopus 12 Sep 2019 (Thu)
18 Sep 2019 (Wed)
23 Sep 2019 (Mon)
Getting New Research Information Automatically 12 Sep 2019 (Thu)
18 Sep 2019 (Wed)
23 Sep 2019 (Mon)
Finding Theses and Dissertations in Your Research Area 22 Oct 2019 (Tue)
Literature Review for a Successful Research Paper Sep 2018 (Wed)
Webinar

 

Researcher Workshops (2018-19  2nd Term)
​Program: Managing Your Research Data
Effective Management of Your Research Data 24 Jan 2019 (Thu)
Discovering and Reusing Research Data: Data Citation 27 Feb 2019 (Wed)
Using ATLAS.ti for Qualitative Data Analysis 8 Mar 2019 (Fri)
Researcher Workshops (2019-20  1st Term)
​Program: Enhancing Your Research Impact
Article-level Metrics - Understanding the Significance of Research Papers 23 Oct 2019 (Wed)
Using Citation Analysis Tools to Compare Journal Performance 23 Oct 2019 (Wed)

 

Digital Scholarship and Research Data Workshops (2018-19  2nd Term)
Gephi for Network Visualisation (Hands-on) 25 Jan 2019 (Fri)
2 Apr 2019 (Tue)
Analysing Texts with Voyant Tools (Hands-on) 29 Jan 2019 (Tue)
1 Mar 2019 (Fri)
Data Cleaning with OpenRefine (Hands-on) 19 Feb 2019 (Tue)
ArcGIS Basics for Digital Scholarship Projects (Hands-on) 20 Feb 2019 (Wed)
28 Mar 2019 (Thu)
Python for Beginners: Data Analysis and Visualisation (Hands-on) 21 Feb 2019 (Thu)
Tableau - Visual Analytics Hands-on Workshop 25 Mar 2019 (Mon)
Introduction to R for Statistical Analysis 29 Mar 2019 (Fri)
Digital Scholarship and Research Data Workshops (2019-20  1st Term)
Using Facilities in Digital Scholarship Lab 12 Sep 2019 (Thu)
Data Cleaning with OpenRefine (Hands-on) 17 Sep 2019 (Tue)
Introduction to GIS & ArcGIS 20 Sep 2019 (Fri)
Introducing Digital Humanities for Study and Research 24 Sep 2019 (Tue)
Analysing Texts with Voyant Tools (Hands-on) 2 Oct 2019 (Wed)
25 Oct 2019 (Fri)
ArcGIS Basics for Digital Scholarship Projects (Hands-on) 10 Oct 2019 (Thu)
30 Oct 2019 (Wed)
Gephi for Network Visualisation (Hands-on) 15 Oct 2019 (Tue)
6 Nov 2019 (Wed)
Introduction to R Programming and Data Analysis (Hands-on) 1 Nov 2019 (Fri)

 

Workshops on AIMS and Research Portal
Managing and archiving your research outputs in AIMS​ 26 Sep 2019 (Thu)
18 Oct 2019 (Fri)

 

Scientific Writing Workshops
Successful Writing in the Life Sciences: Preparing Your Data Presentation Skills - Designing Effective Figures and Tables 10 Oct 2019 (Thu)
15 Oct 2019 (Tue) 

 

NVivo Workshop (2018-19  2nd Term)
Strategies to advance qualitative data analysis: from thematic, matrix coding to text queries through NVivo 22 Jan 2019 (Tue)
NVivo Workshop (2019-20  1st Term)
NVivo 12: A Tool for Data Coding and Conceptual Building 17 Oct 2019 (Thu)

 

Library Workshops for Research Postgraduates: Thesis Writing Tips (2018-19  2nd Term)
Structuring a Thesis Introduction: How to Get Readers Hooked at the Beginning 14 Jan 2019 (Mon)
Writing an Abstract for Your Thesis: How to Summarize Your Research in 500 words 18 Jan 2019 (Fri)
Intensive and Profound: Chinese Thesis Writing Skills 22 Jan 2019 (Tue)
Library Workshops for Research Postgraduates: Thesis Writing Tips (2019-20  1st Term)
Structuring a Thesis Introduction: How to Get Readers Hooked at the Beginning 22 Oct 2019 (Tue)
Writing an Abstract for Your Thesis: How to Summarize Your Research in 500 words 24 Oct 2019 (Thu)
Intensive and Profound: Chinese Thesis Writing Skills 25 Oct 2019 (Fri)

 

How to Publish in Academic Journals - Talk in Oct 2019
Author Strategies for Successful Academic Publishing: Journal Articles and Book Manuscripts 28 Oct 2019 (Mon)

 

Library Workshops for Research Postgraduates: Winning Academic Presentation Skills
Presentation Skills for Postgraduate Students 26 Feb 2019 (Tue)
Fluent and Successful: Oral Presentation Skills in Chinese 28 Feb 2019 (Thu)
Poster Design and Presentation for Postgraduate Students 4 Mar 2019 (Mon)

 

Publishing Your Research Workshops
Revision Strategies for Research Papers: The Introduction 24 Apr 2019 (Wed)
Salient Features of (Publishable) Academic English 24 Apr 2019 (Wed)
Towards Publication: Revising an Introduction of a Research Paper 25 Apr 2019 (Thu)

 

Oral Defence Workshop
Designing a Successful Oral Defence 26 Apr 2019 (Fri)

 

Improving Postgraduate Learning (IPL) Courses offered by Library (Organized by Graduate School and CLEAR)
Discover Research Information at Your Discipline
Group 1: Arts 4 Sep 2019 (Wed)
Group 2: Business Administration 7 Sep 2019 (Sat)
Group 3: Education 6 Sep 2019 (Fri)
Group 4: Engineering 26 Aug 2019 (Mon)
Group 5: Medicine 29 Aug 2019 (Thu)
Group 6: Science 28 Aug 2019 (Wed)
Group 7: Social Science 27 Aug 2019 (Tue)
Group 8: Law (on CU Campus) 21 Sep 2019 (Sat)
Group 9: Law (at Graduate Law Centre) 26 Oct 2019 (Sat) 
Group 10: Chinese Law (at Graduate Law Centre) 28 Sep 2019 (Sat)
Managing and Creating Reference Citations with RefWorks 26 Sep 2019 (Thu)
28 Sep 2019 (Sat)
Observing Intellectual Property and Copyright Law during Research On-line course available on Blackboard
Compulsory for ALL RESEARCH postgraduate students

 

Request a Seminar

Course instructors and students in groups may request seminars for a particular subject area or a specific assignment at any time during the year. From the planning stage of a course or research project, Liaison Librarians with different subject backgrounds can work with you to strengthen research skills for gathering and managing scholarly information sources.

Please contact Learning Support (for undergraduate training requirements) or Research Services (for postgraduate training requirements) for details.