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E-Discovery Week 2017

HKUST Library E-Discovery Week: Learn, Search, Win

20 – 24 February 2017


A Week of Learning & Games

Mark your calendar! HKUST Library E-Discovery Week will take place from February 20-24. It aims to promote awareness and knowledge of quality electronic resources amongst HKUST staff and students. Take part in our activities to enter a Lucky Draw. You may be one of the winners of these exciting prizes!

 


What are the Activities?

To enter the Lucky Draw, you can take part in the E-Discovery Challenge and/or join any of the training workshops.


Exhibition Day and E-Discovery Challenge on February 22 & 23

  • Visit our E-resources exhibition booths at the Library Gallery (G/F) on February 22 10:00am to 5:00pm and February 23 10:00am to 4:00pm.
  • Learn about the resources and take the E-Discovery Challenge by completing a paper quiz distributed on site. Booth owners and library staff will gladly assist you if you need help.
  • Challengers must verify their answers with the booth owners before submitting their completed quizzes for the Lucky Draw.


E-Resources
Training Workshops from February 20 to 24

  • 12 workshops will be held to introduce smart searching of various E-resources.  These E-resources are thoughtfully chosen to balance the subject interest of all Schools.
  • Complete a short quiz at the end of each workshop to enter the Lucky Draw.
  • The more workshops you join, the bigger chance of winning!
  • Venue: E-Learning Classroom B (LG1, Library)

Seats are limited, please register online at: http://library.ust.hk/ce/.

Date Time Workshop
February 20 (Monday) 10:30 – 11:45 OECD iLibrary – Economic Research & Analysis
February 20 (Monday) 16:00 – 17:30 CDMNext – Country, Economic and Industry Statistics
February 21 (Tuesday) 13:00 – 14:15 Westlaw – Portal for Legal Research
February 21 (Tuesday) 15:00 – 16:30 HyRead Chinese E-Books
February 22 (Wednesday) 13:30 – 14:45 Find High Impact Research Literature with Scopus
February 22 (Wednesday) 15:00 – 16:30 CNKI 中國知網電子資源
February 23 (Thursday) 11:00 – 12:15 Improving Research with Web of Science  
February 23 (Thursday) 13:00 – 14:30 Find Chemical Information with SciFinder
February 23 (Thursday) 15:00 – 16:15 Knovel – Engineering Handbooks
February 24 (Friday) 12:00 – 13:15 IEEE – Effective Searching and Quality Publishing
February 24 (Friday) 14:00 – 15:15 Find News & Business Information with Factiva
February 24 (Friday) 16:00 – 17:15 RefWorks – Your Writing Companion


Sponsors and Trainers

The Library gratefully acknowledges the generous support of our sponsors and trainers:

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Rules and Eligibility

  • This event is open to all current HKUST students and staff (except library staff).
  • Each participant can only submit one completed quiz for E-Discovery Challenge. The same participant can also submit up to 12 end-of-workshop quizzes. All valid submissions will be entered into one big Lucky Draw.
  • The Library reserves the right to make final decisions on the award of prizes.


Featured Resources

Asia and the West: Diplomacy and Cultural Exchange National Geographic Magazine Archive from 1888 to 1994
Business Source Premier New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics
CDMNext OECD iLibrary
CRCnetBASE ProQuest
Ebrary ProQuest Dissertations & Theses A&I
EBSCO eBook Collection ProQuest Historical Newspapers: South China Morning Post (1903-1995)
EBSCOhost Research Databases PsycARTICLES
EconLit RefWorks : Your Online Research, Writing and Collaboration Tool
EIU.com ScienceDirect
Emerald Business, Management and Economics eBook Series Collection SciFinder
Emerald Emerging Markets Case Studies Scopus
Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics SpringerLink
Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration Taylor & Francis eBooks
Gale Virtual Reference Library Web of Science
HyRead ebooks Westlaw Asia
IEEE Xplore Wiley Online Library
Incites Journal Citation Reports 中国学术典藏图书库
Knovel 中国统计年鉴
Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA) : ProQuest 中國期刊全文數据庫(文史哲, 教育与社會科學綜合, 政治軍事與法律, 經濟與管理)
Mapping the World: Maps and Travel Literature 中國期刊全文數據庫(世紀期刊)
MLA International Bibliography


Presentation of Prizes

Winners will be notified in due course to collect the prize in person. A presentation ceremony will be held on March 8, 1:00pm@Library Gallery.

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last modified 25 January 2017