Library Workshop: Advancing Research and Innovation with the Web of Science

14 Feb 2014
Advancing Research and Innovation with the Web of Science

In this workshop you will learn to navigate and research more effectively with Web of Sciences’s 4 databases:

  • Science Citation Index Expanded
  • Social Sciences Citation Index
  • Conference Proceedings Citation Index-Science
  • Conference Proceedings Citation Index-Social Science and Humanities

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Library Workshop: Introduction to the Special Collections

04 Nov 2013
Introduction to the Special Collections

Curious about the rare and special books and maps in the Library? Have a guided tour of the Special Collections Gallery to see and learn about:

  • Collection highlights — antique maps of Asia and China
  • Rare books in the history of science
  • Reproduction of masterpieces of Chinese painting and calligraphy
  • The Rare & Special e-Zone database (to enjoy the collections online)

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Macintosh Basics

29 Jan 2013
ICT (Information and Communication Technologies) Workshop – Macintosh Basics 

Do you know there is an iMac E-Learning Classroom in the Learning Commons (Library LG1)?

This session is designed for PC users who want to learn how to use Macintosh computers. The instructor will introduce the iMac “body”, popular keyboard shortcut keys, Explorer, and file management.

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E-Thesis Information Session

As a graduating research postgraduate (MPhil/PhD) student, you need to submit an electronic version or “soft copy” of your thesis to the Library. This electronic submission is a graduation requirement.

An information session is organized by the Library to:

  • Explain the submission requirement and procedures
  • Demonstrate how to convert Word and TeX/LaTeX files to PDF

Date & Time: 21 December Friday 12:30 – 1:00 pm

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