Library Workshops

Workshops 圖書館講座

 

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. Completed
Webinar Recording

11 Sep 2020 (Fri) 

2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. 

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

26 Aug 2020 (Wed)  10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Completed
Webinar Recording
10 Sep 2020 (Thu) 2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. 

 

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.   Completed
Webinar Recording
Program B: Newspapers: Finding Historical and Up-To-Date News  18 Sep 2020 (Fri) 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.  Completed
Webinar Recording
Program C: Chinese Databases: Searching Materials Published in Chinese  22 Sep 2020 (Tue)  2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.  Completed
Webinar Recording

 

E-Resources Series (Sep 2020)
Program A: SciFinder 29 Sep 2020 (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Click here to registeronlineworkshop

 

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.   Completed
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.  FULL
Program E: Managing Reference Citations with EndNote    8 Oct 2020 (Thu)  2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.  FULL

 

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. 

Click here to registeronlineworkshop

 

"MakerSpace- The Basics" Series (Sep – Oct 2020)

Program A: Introduction to the Creative Media Studio : Video Recording in a Simple Way

24 Sep 2020 (Thu) 2: 30 p.m. – 3: 15 p.m. Click here to register
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7 Oct 2020 (Wed) 11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Click here to register
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Program B: Introduction to Digital Fabrication : 3D Printing, Laser Cutting and UV Printing

28 Sept 2020 (Mon) 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Click here to register
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8 Oct 2020 (Thu) 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Click here to register
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Maker Skills Series (Oct 2020)

Program A: Introduction to 3D Printing by Using Tinkercad 

5 Oct 2020 (Mon) 2:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.   Click here to register
onlineworkshop
Program B: Introduction to  iMovie 14 Oct 2020 (Thu)

2:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.  

Click here to register
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Program C: Introduction to Adobe Illustrator for Laser Cutting Machine

15 Oct 2020 (Fri) 2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.  Click here to register
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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 and IEEE Xplore 14 Sep 2020 (Mon) 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Completed
17 Sep 2020 (Thu) 2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Completed
Exploring Research Information in Your Field in Multi-disciplinary Databases (II): EBSCOHost and ProQuest 14 Sep 2020 (Mon) 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Completed
17 Sep 2020 (Thu) 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Completed
Exploring Research Information in Your Field in Citation Databases: Web of Science Core Collection and Scopus 15 Sep 2020 (Tue) 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Completed
21 Sep 2020 (Mon) 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Completed
Getting New Research Information Automatically 15 Sep 2020 (Tue) 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Completed
21 Sep 2020 (Mon) 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Completed
Literature Review for a Good Research Paper 25 Sep 2020 (Fri) 3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Completed
Online Workshop Recording
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. Completed
29 Sep 2020 (Tue) 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Completed

 

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. Click here to registeronlineworkshop
Citation Analysis Tools for Ranking Journals 14 Oct 2020 (Wed) 3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Click here to registeronlineworkshop
Understanding Open Access Publishing 28 Oct 2020 (Wed) 3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Click here to registeronlineworkshop

 

Digital Scholarship and Research Data Workshops
Mastering Data Management Plan in One Hour 17 Sep 2020 (Thu) 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon Completed
Online Workshop Recording
Introduction to GIS & ArcGIS 22 Sep 2020 (Tue) 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Completed
Introducing Digital Humanities for Study and Research 25 Sep 2020 (Fri) 11:00 a.m.– 12:30 p.m. Completed
A Quick Glance of Online Text Analysing Tools 6 Oct 2020 (Tue) 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon Click here to register
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Visualising Network Relationships with Gephi 15 Oct 2020 (Thu) 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon Click here to register
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Research Data in the Big Data Era 29 Oct 2020 (Thu) 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon Click here to register
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Introduction to R Programming and Data Analysis (Hands-on) 30 Oct 2020 (Fri) 2:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Click here to register
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Workshops on AIMS and Research Portal
Research Output Management with AIMS 15 Sep 2020 (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
(Cantonese Session)
Completed
Online Guide
24 Sep 2020 (Thu) 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
(English Session)

 

Scientific Writing Workshops
Successful Writing in the Life Sciences: Designing Effective Figures and Tables 8 Oct 2020 (Thu) 2:30 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. Click here to registeronlineworkshop
15 Oct 2020 (Thu) 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Click here to registeronlineworkshop

 

NVivo Workshops
NVivo: A Powerful Tool to Address Your Research Questions 13 Oct 2020 (Tue)
Rescheduled to
18 Nov 2020
(Wed)
10:30 a.m. –
12:00 noon
Click here to registeronlineworkshop
23 Oct 2020 (Fri)
Rescheduled to
2 Dec 2020
(Wed)
10:30 a.m. –
12:00 noon
Click here to registeronlineworkshop
NVivo: Strategies to Advance Qualitative Data Analysis 20 Oct 2020 (Tue)
Rescheduled to
24 Nov 2020
(Tue)
10:30 a.m. –
12:00 noon
Click here to registeronlineworkshop

 

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.
Click here to register
onlineworkshop
Writing an Abstract for Your Thesis: How to Summarize Your Research in 500 words 21 Oct 2020 (Wed) 2:30 p.m. –
4:30 p.m.
Click here to register
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Intensive and Profound: Chinese Thesis Writing Skills 13 Oct 2020 (Tue) 2:30 p.m. –
4:30 p.m.
Click here to register
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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. Completed
Group 2: Business Administration 19 Sep 2020 (Sat) 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon Completed
Group 3: Education 25 Sep 2020 (Fri) 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Completed
Group 4: Engineering 1 Sep 2020 (Tue) 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Completed
Group 5: Medicine 2 Sep 2020 (Wed) 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Completed
Group 6: Science 3 Sep 2020 (Thu) 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Completed
Group 7: Social Science 8 Sep 2020 (Tue) 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Completed
Group 8: Law 3 Oct 2020 (Sat) 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon Completed
Group 9: Chinese Law 26 Sep 2020 (Sat) 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon Completed
 
Managing and Creating Reference Citations with RefWorks 24 Sep 2020 (Thu) 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Completed
26 Sep 2020 (Sat) 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Completed
 
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.