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Lingnan University Library Workshops
2nd Term 2018/19


Library ILP Workshops


 Undergraduate students can earn ILP (Intellectual Development) by taking Library Workshops.
For students and staff who attend three or more workshops, a certificate issued by the Library will be awarded.
Classes with few registration may be cancelled. Please check your email before the class schedule.
  For workshops to be held in the Teaching Lab, the Library strongly encourages the workshop participants to “bring their own devices” or to borrow notebook computers from the ITSC or the Library.

IT Classes are offered by ITSC at http://www.ln.edu.hk/itsc/desktop/ilp/courselist
Workshop Date Time Venue Online Registration
(Staff & Students)
Online Registration
(Students)
 LIB100 Introducing Library Resources & Information Literacy skills 13-Feb-2019 (Wed) 11:30 - 12:30 Teaching Lab (3/F, Library) --- ---
 LIB150 Locating Statistical Resources 14-Feb-2019 (Thu) 11:30 - 12:30 Teaching Lab (3/F, Library) --- ---
 LIB110 Finding Useful Information in 1-Search 15-Feb-2019 (Fri) 11:30 - 12:30 Teaching Lab (3/F, Library) --- ---
 LIB220 Library Resources for Faculty of Social Sciences students 18-Feb-2019 (Mon) 11:30 - 12:30 Teaching Lab (3/F, Library) Register Register
 LIB210 Library Resources for Faculty of Arts students 19-Feb-2019 (Tue) 15:30 - 16:30 Teaching Lab (3/F, Library) Register Register
 LIB120 Introducing Multi-media & Language Learning Resources 20-Feb-2019 (Wed) 11:30 - 12:30 Teaching Lab (3/F, Library) Register Register
 LIB180 Effective Search Strategies for Assignments 22-Feb-2019 (Fri) 11:30 - 12:30 Teaching Lab (3/F, Library) Register Register
 LIB170_1 Using RefWorks: Basic 27-Feb-2019 (Wed) 15:30 - 16:30 MB202 (next to Library MLLC entrance) Register Register
 LIB340 Finding Company Information 28-Feb-2019 (Thu) 15:30 - 16:30 Teaching Lab (3/F, Library) Register Register
 LIB330 Job Hunting on the Web 4-Mar-2019 (Mon) 11:30 - 12:30 Teaching Lab (3/F, Library) Register Register
 LIB170_2 Using RefWorks: Advanced 6-Mar-2019 (Wed) 15:30 - 16:30 MB202 (next to Library MLLC entrance) Register Register
 LIB320 A Basic Guide to SPSS 14-Mar-2019 (Thu) 15:30 - 17:00 MB202 (next to Library MLLC entrance) Register Register
 LIB180 Effective Search Strategies for Assignments 18-Mar-2019 (Mon) 11:30 - 12:30 Teaching Lab (3/F, Library) Register Register
 LIB330 Job Hunting on the Web 21-Mar-2019 (Thu) 11:30 - 12:30 Teaching Lab (3/F, Library) Register Register

We are also organizing library workshops on specific databases, aim at helping you to get familiar with these databases for your study and research. Please click HERE for details and registration.

 


Induction Workshops on Research Skills for Postgraduates


The induction workshops co-organized by the Library and the Division of Graduate Studies (DGS) is to help all postgraduates to succeed with their study and research by sharpening your research and writing skills through a well-structured series of workshops and seminars so that you can progressively develop effective skills in searching research information, acquire knowledge in research methodology and professional academic writing skills, learn practical tips in publishing and enhancing research impact. 

Workshop Date Time Online Registration

Be a Smart Researcher - Part 2: Managing your author IDs with ORCID

- What is ORCID

- Name Ambiguity & Researcher Identity

-  How ORCID iD benefits researchers

- ORCID registration & use

7 March 2019 (Thursday) 11:00-12:30  (TBC)

Selected Workshops for Postgraduates


Library workshops on specific databases and practical tools are also recommended to postgraduate students. Through these workshops, you will be able to master the skills in using some of the frequently used databases and research tools, which help you to be more effective in your researches and writings

Workshop Date Time Venue Online Registration
(Staff & Students)
Online Registration
(Students)

Workshop on Citation Databases

 Research Smarter with Citation Databases  (Web of Science Database)  14-Feb-2019 (Thu) 16:30 - 18:30 LBYG01 --- ---
 LIB430 Scopus - Searching for Articles as well as Tracking the Research Trends 12-Mar-2019 (Tue) 11:30 - 12:30 MB202 (next to Library MLLC entrance) Register Register

Workshop on Business Databases

 LIB410 Osiris - Global Company Financial Information 19-Feb-2019 (Tue) 11:30 - 12:30 MB202 (next to Library MLLC entrance) Register Register
 LIB420 Bloomberg - Professional Financial Data Source 26-Feb-2019 (Tue) 11:30 - 12:30 MB202 (next to Library MLLC entrance) Register Register
 LIB450 RatingsDirect on S&P Capital IQ - Integrated Credit Research Platform  * 5-Mar-2019 (Tue) 11:30 - 12:30 MB202 (next to Library MLLC entrance) Register Register

*Remarks: Please note the online individual account of RatingsDirect S&P Capital IQ database is available for staff and students from Faculty of Business and Department of Economics of Lingnan University to apply for. For details, please refer to: https://www.library.ln.edu.hk/find/sp-capital-iq-online-reg.

There are also other library workshops designed to sharpen your research skills. Please click HERE for details and registration.

 


*NOTE*

If your timetable cannot fit into above schedule, or you want to learn a topic not listed above, we are happy to offer classes by appointment for groups of 10 or more people. Please fill out this form or contact Phoebe Leung (phone: 2616-8573 email: phoebeleung@ln.edu.hk)