Previous Workshops

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2018-19

 

Undergraduate Workshops

Library Workshops for Undergraduate Students (First Term)

Program 1: How to Build Up Skills to Use the Library Effectively
Part A: How to Develop Effective Search Strategies 12 Sep 2018 (Wed)
18 Sep 2018 (Tue)
27 Sep 2018 (Thu)
Part B: Get Started with Computer Facilities in the University Library 11 Sep 2018 (Tue)
13 Sep 2018 (Thu)
18 Sep 2018 (Thu)
Program 2: How to Find Information Sources
Part A: Using LibrarySearch: Twice the Results, Half the Time 19 Sep 2018 (Wed)
28 Sep 2018 (Fri)
Part B: Using Databases to Find Journal Articles 13 Sep 2018 (Thu)
20 Sep 2018 (Thu)
2 Oct 2018 (Tue)
Part C: Finding E-Books and E-News 14 Sep 2018 (Fri)
26 Sep 2018 (Wed)
Part D: Effective Internet Search Strategy 24 Sep 2018 (Mon)
3 Oct 2018 (Wed)
Part E: Exercising the Power of Chinese Databases 20 Sep 2018 (Thu)
16 Oct 2018 (Tue)
Program 3: Literature Review for a Successful Paper
Literature Review for a Successful Paper 5 Oct 2018 (Fri)
9 Oct 2018 (Tue)
Program 4: How to Better Manage and Share Your Information
Part A: Managing Reference Citations with RefWorks 4 Oct 2018 (Thu)
9 Oct 2018 (Tue)
11 Oct 2018 (Thu)
Part B: Get Started with Adobe Photoshop 3 Oct 2018 (Wed)
Part C: Get Started with 3D Printing and Application Software 10 Oct 2018 (Wed)

Assignment Season Series

Program 1: Develop an Effective Search Strategy for Your Assignment

23 Oct 2018 (Tue)
31 Oct 2018 (Wed)

Program 2: Finding Academic Sources to Support Your Arguments

31 Oct 2018 (Wed)
8 Nov 2018 (Thu)

Program 3: Understanding and Avoiding Plagiarism

7 Nov 2018 (Wed)
13 Nov 2018 (Tue)

Program 4: Acknowledging the Sources – RefWorks Hands-on Experience

8 Nov 2018 (Thu)
20 Nov 2018 (Tue)

 

Library Workshops for Undergraduate Students (Second 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)

 

Postgraduate, Researcher and Faculty Workshops

Research Skills Workshops Series (First Term)
​Program: Sharpening Your Research Skills
Literature Review for a Successful Research Paper 19 Sep 2018 (Wed)
Webinar
Exploring Research Information in Your Field in Multi-disciplinary Databases (I): ScienceDirect, IEEE Xplore, EBSCOHost and ProQuest 14 Sep 2018 (Fri)
24 Sep 2018 (Mon)
27 Sep 2018 (Thu)
Exploring Research Information in Your Field in Multi-disciplinary Databases (II): Web of Science Core Collection, and Scopus 14 Sep 2018 (Fri)
24 Sep 2018 (Mon)
27 Sep 2018 (Thu)
Getting New Research Information Automatically 14 Sep 2018 (Fri)
24 Sep 2018 (Mon)
27 Sep 2018 (Thu)
Finding Theses and Dissertations in Your Research Area 16 Sep 2018 (Tue)
Research Skills Workshops Series (Second 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)

 

Researcher Workshops (First Term)
​Program: Enhancing Your Research Impact Series
Using ORCID iD to Raise Your Research Profile (Webinar) 5 Oct 2018 (Fri)
Author IDs - Making yourself distinguishable and discoverable on the web (Webinar) 5 Oct 2018 (Fri)
Article-level Metrics - Understanding the Significance of Research Papers 22 Oct 2018 (Mon)
Using Citation Analysis Tools to Enhance Your Research Dissemination 22 Oct 2018 (Mon)
Researcher Workshops (Second 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)

 

Digital Scholarship and Research Data Workshops (First Term)
Using Facilities in Digital Scholarship Lab 24 Sep 2018 (Mon)
Introducing Digital Humanities for Study and Research 21 Sep 2018 (Fri)
Introduction to GIS & ArcGIS 9 Oct 2018 (Tue)
ArcGIS Basics for Digital Scholarship Projects (Hands-on) 15 Oct 2018 (Mon)
31 Oct 2018 (Wed)
Analysing Texts with Voyant Tools (Hands-on) 23 Oct 2018 (Tue)
9 Nov 2018 (Fri)
Data Visualisation in Action - Gephi (Hands-on) 25 Oct 2018 (Thu)
7 Nov 2018 (Wed)
Introduction to R Programming and Data Analysis (Hands-on) 30 Oct 2018 (Tue)
Digital Scholarship and Research Data Workshops (Second 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)

 

Workshops on AIMS and Research Portal
Managing and archiving your research outputs in AIMS​ 20 Sep 2018 (Thu)
12 Oct 2018 (Fri)

 

Scientific Writing Workshop
Successful Writing in the Life Sciences: Perfecting Your Data Presentation Skills - Designing Effective Figures and Tables 4 Oct 2018 (Thu)

 

NVivo Workshop (First Term)
Researching with NVivo: From Coding to Meaning Making (Re-run) 11 Oct 2018 (Thu)
NVivo Workshop (Second Term)
Strategies to advance qualitative data analysis: from thematic, matrix coding to text queries through NVivo 22 Jan 2019 (Tue)

 

Library Workshops for Research Postgraduates: Thesis Writing Tips (First Term)
Structuring a Thesis Introduction: How to Get Readers Hooked at the Beginning 16 Oct 2018 (Tue)
Writing an Abstract for Your Thesis: How to Summarize Your Research in 500 words 18 Oct 2018 (Thu)
Intensive and Profound: Chinese Thesis Writing Skills 19 Oct 2018 (Fri)
Library Workshops for Research Postgraduates: Thesis Writing Tips (Second 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)

 

How to Publish in Academic Journals - Talks in Oct and Nov 2018
Author Strategies for Journal Publication: Tips for Early Career Researchers 22 Oct 2018 (Mon)
Publishing in Academic Journals: Insider Tips to Help you Succeed 14 Nov 2018 (Wed)

 

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 1 Sep 2018 (Sat)
Group 2: Business Administration 8 Sep 2018 (Sat)
Group 3: Education 7 Sep 2018 (Fri)
Group 4: Engineering 27 Aug 2018 (Mon)
Group 5: Medicine 29 Aug 2018 (Wed)
Group 6: Science 29 Aug 2018 (Wed)
Group 7: Social Science 30 Aug 2018 (Thu)
Group 8: Law (on CU Campus) 15 Sep 2018 (Sat)
Group 9: Law (at Graduate Law Centre) 29 Sep 2018 (Sat)
Group 10: Chinese Law 22 Sep 2018 (Sat)
Managing and Creating Reference Citations with RefWorks 22 Sep 2018 (Sat)
26 Sep 2018 (Wed)
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.