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Lingnan University Library Workshops


Library ILP Workshops

The Library ILP Workshops of 2018-19 have been finished, the workshops will be offered again in 2019-20.    

You can click the below list of worksops for course descriptions. The Library Workshops' handouts & materials are available HERE.

List of workshops offered in 2018-19:

Essential Skill on Information Literacy
Introducing Library Resources & Information Literacy skills
Finding Useful Information in 1-Search
Introducing Multi-media & Language Learning Resources
Effective Search Strategies for Assignments
Specific Library Resources
Locating Statistical Resources
Library Resources for Faculty of Arts Students
Library Resources for Faculty of Social Sciences Students
A Basic Guide to SPSS
Job Hunting on the Internet
Finding Company Information
Specific Library-subscribed Databases
Using RefWorks: Basic
Using RefWorks: Advanced
Osiris - Global Company Financial Information
Bloomberg - Professional Financial Data Source
Scopus - Searching for Articles as well as Tracking the Research Trends
Web of Science - A Basic Guide
RatingsDirect on Capital IQ - Integrated Credit Research Platform

 


Induction Workshops on Research Skills for Postgraduates

The Induction Workshops of 2018-19 have been finished, the workshops will be offered again in 2019-20.    

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. 

List of workshops offered in 2018-19:

  • Getting Started with Library Collections and Services for your Research
  • Discover Discipline-specific Research Information Resources (Arts and Humanities)
  • Discover Discipline-specific Research Information Resources (Business)
  • Discover Discipline-specific Research Information Resources (Social Sciences)
  • Utilizing Statistical Resources &  Locating Thesis and Dissertations
  • Managing Citation Effectively with Refworks
  • Be a Smart Researcher - Part 1: Getting Published!
  • Be a Smart Researcher - Part 2: Managing your Author IDs with ORCID

 

Request for a library workshop

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)