Library Workshops

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Undergraduate Online Workshops

All CUHK undergraduate students are welcome to attend the following library workshops. Postgraduate students are also welcome to attend if they wish. Students, in groups of ten or more, can request library courses to suit their information needs and schedules.

 

“Your Library - The Basics” Series (Aug - Sep 2020)
Program A: LibrarySearch Basics: A Search Engine for Your Assignments and Research 26 Aug 2020 (Wed)  9: 30 a.m. – 10: 15 a.m. Click here to register
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11 Sep 2020 (Fri) 

2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. 

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Program B: Finding Library’s E-Resources for Your Assignments and Research 

26 Aug 2020 (Wed)  10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Click here to register
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10 Sep 2020 (Thu) 2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.  Click here to register
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Sharpen Your Information Research Skills Series (Sep 2020)

Program A: Search Strategies for Articles, Books, E-Books and more for Your Studies and Research 

21 Sep 2020 (Mon) 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.   Click here to register
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Program B: Newspapers: Finding Historical and Up-To-Date News  18 Sep 2020 (Fri) 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.  Click here to register
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Program C: Chinese Databases: Searching Materials Published in Chinese  22 Sep 2020 (Tue)  2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.  Click here to register
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Academic Honesty Series (Oct 2020)
Program A: Demonstrating Academic Honesty in University Writing Assignments 13 Oct 2020 (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Click here to registeronlineworkshop

 

Assignment Season Series (Oct 2020)
Program A: Develop an Effective Search Strategy for Your Assignment  06 Oct 2020 (Tue)   11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.   Click here to register
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Program B: Finding Academic Sources to Support Your Arguments   07 Oct 2020 (Wed)  2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.  Click here to register
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Program C: Understanding and Avoiding Plagiarism -- The Basics  19 Aug 2020 (Wed) 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.   Click here to register
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20 Oct 2020 (Tue)  2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.  Click here to register
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Program D: Acknowledging the Sources – RefWorks Hands-on Experience  21 Oct 2020 (Wed)  2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.  Click here to register
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Program E: Managing Reference Citations with EndNote    29 Oct 2020 (Thu)  2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.  Click here to register
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Further Development Series (Nov 2020)
Program A: All You Need to Know about Job Hunting - From Searching for Information to Composing CVs & Attending Interviews 03 Nov 2020 (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. 

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Postgraduate, Researcher and Faculty Workshops

Workshops and talks on literature review, strategies for publishing in academic journals, research alert, citation management, researcher identifier creating and research impact.
 

Research Skills Workshops Series
Program 1: Sharpening Your Research Skills
Exploring Research Information in Your Field in Multi-disciplinary Databases (I): ScienceDirect, IEEE Xplore, EBSCOHost and ProQuest 14 Sep 2020 (Mon) 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Registration begins on 24 Aug at 9 a.m.
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17 Sep 2020 (Thu) 2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Registration begins on 24 Aug at 9 a.m.
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Exploring Research Information in Your Field in Multi-disciplinary Databases (II): Web of Science Core Collection, and Scopus 14 Sep 2020 (Mon) 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Registration begins on 24 Aug at 9 a.m.
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17 Sep 2020 (Thu) 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Registration begins on 24 Aug at 9 a.m.
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Exploring Research Information in Your Field in Citation Databases 15 Sep 2020 (Tue) 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Registration begins on 24 Aug at 9 a.m.
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21 Sep 2020 (Mon) 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Registration begins on 24 Aug at 9 a.m.
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Getting New Research Information Automatically 15 Sep 2020 (Tue) 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Registration begins on 24 Aug at 9 a.m.
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21 Sep 2020 (Mon) 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Registration begins on 24 Aug at 9 a.m.
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Literature Review for a Successful Research Paper 25 Sep 2020 (Fri) 3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Registration begins on 24 Aug at 9 a.m.
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Program 2 : Managing Citations for Your Research
EndNote for Postgraduates and Researchers (Windows version) 23 Sep 2020 (Wed) 4:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Registration begins on 24 Aug at 9 a.m.
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29 Sep 2020 (Tue) 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Registration begins on 24 Aug at 9 a.m.
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Researcher Workshops
Program: Enhancing Your Research Impact
How to Measure Impact of Research Papers 6 Oct 2020 (Tue) 3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Registration begins on 14 Sep at 9 a.m.onlineworkshop
Citation Analysis Tools for Ranking Journals 14 Oct 2020 (Wed) 3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Registration begins on 14 Sep at 9 a.m.onlineworkshop
Understanding Open Access Publishing 28 Oct 2020 (Wed) 3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Registration begins on 14 Sep at 9 a.m.onlineworkshop

 

Digital Scholarship and Research Data Workshops
Mastering Data Management Plan in One Hour 17 Sep 2020 (Thu) 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon Registration begins on 24 Aug at 9 a.m.
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Introduction to GIS & ArcGIS 22 Sep 2020 (Tue) 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Registration begins on 24 Aug at 9 a.m.
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Introducing Digital Humanities for Study and Research 25 Sep 2020 (Fri) 11:00 a.m.– 12:30 p.m. Registration begins on 24 Aug at 9 a.m.
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A Quick Glance of Online Text Analysing Tools 6 Oct 2020 (Tue) 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon Registration begins on 14 Sep at 9 a.m.
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Visualising network relationships with Gephi 15 Oct 2020 (Thu) 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon Registration begins on 14 Sep at 9 a.m.
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Research Data in the Big Data Era 28 Oct 2020 (Thu) 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon Registration begins on 14 Sep at 9 a.m.
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Introduction to R Programming and Data Analysis (Hands-on) 30 Oct 2020 (Fri) 2:30 – 5:00 p.m. Registration begins on 14 Sep at 9 a.m.
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Workshops on AIMS and Research Portal
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Library Workshops for Research Postgraduates: Thesis Writing Tips
Structuring a Thesis Introduction: How to Get Readers Hooked at the Beginning 19 Oct 2020 (Mon) 2:30 p.m. –
4:30 p.m.
Registration begins on
14 Sep at 9 a.m.
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Writing an Abstract for Your Thesis: How to Summarize Your Research in 500 words 21 Oct 2020 (Tue) 2:30 p.m. –
4:30 p.m.
Registration begins on
14 Sep at 9 a.m.
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Intensive and Profound: Chinese Thesis Writing Skills 13 Oct 2020 (Wed) 2:30 p.m. –
4:30 p.m.
Registration begins on
14 Sep at 9 a.m.
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Improving Postgraduate Learning (IPL) Courses offered by Library
Discover Research Information at Your Discipline
Group 1: Arts 1 Sep 2020 (Tue) 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Group 2: Business Administration 19 Sep 2020 (Sat) 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Group 3: Education 25 Sep 2020 (Fri) 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Group 4: Engineering 1 Sep 2020 (Tue) 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Group 5: Medicine 2 Sep 2020 (Wed) 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Group 6: Science 3 Sep 2020 (Thu) 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Group 7: Social Science 8 Sep 2020 (Tue) 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Group 8: Law 3 Oct 2020 (Sat) 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Group 9: Chinese Law 26 Sep 2020 (Sat) 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Managing and Creating Reference Citations with RefWorks 24 Sep 2020 (Thu) 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
26 Sep 2020 (Sat) 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Observing Intellectual Property and Copyright Law during Research On-line course available on Blackboard
Compulsory for ALL RESEARCH postgraduate students

For details and registration: https://www.cuhk.edu.hk/clear/prodev/ipl.html
Enquiries: 
Email: clear@cuhk.edu.hk
Phone: 3943 6201

 

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.