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Top things every freshman should know about your Library!

2022-09-07 08:30 | News

Freshmen Lbrary Guide

Did you miss out on meeting our Librarians during the Library Orientation meetings last week? Do you want to find out more about how the Library can assist you with your assignments and projects?

Not to worry! Save this Library Guide, where we have compiled important Library information for all freshmen! This guide will be a good starting point for you as a student, covering everything from services to spaces and collections.

Also, please keep an eye out for the recording and slides of Library Orientation, which will be made available around the middle of September 2022.

For further learning support, email us at lbinf@polyu.edu.hk, get in touch with your Faculty Librarian, or contact us.

Pao Yue-kong Library
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Library Orientation 2022

2022-08-23 08:30 | News

Welcome to PolyU Library! As you embark on your time at university, there is a lot to discover and the Library is always here for you!

For the first time, our freshman orientation will be held at The Forum which is located on the new panoramic 6/F of the Library. Five orientation sessions have been planned for you.

 

Come meet your Librarians and become familiar with important information like:

  • finding textbooks and course-related materials
  • locating computing facilities and printing services
  • availability of self-study and discussion spaces
    … and many more!
 

Face-to-face and online sessions are available for registration. All freshmen are welcome!

Register Now!

More information is available on the library orientation page.

Contact us at lbinf@polyu.edu.hk or at 2766-6863 for further enquiries. For learning or research support, get in touch with your Faculty Librarian.


Pao Yue-kong Library
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

WARC.com (World Advertising Research Center) (Trial)

2022-08-15 08:38 | News

This database contains marketing intelligence and insights on the worldwide advertising and marketing industries as well as case studies, full text journal articles, conference papers, news, statistics and information on best practice.

Remarks : Limit of 50 full document reads during trial access

Expiry date: 19 Aug 2022

Ovid unavailable from 12:00 to 12:45 on 29 Jul 2022

2022-07-25 13:35 | News

Due to maintenance provided by the vendor, the service of Ovid will be temporarily unavailable from 12:00 to 12:45 on 29 Jul 2022

iRead eBooks 華藝電子書 unavailable from 00:00 on 30 Jul 2022 to 23:59 on 31 Jul 2022

2022-07-25 10:16 | News

Due to maintenance provided by the vendor, the service of iRead eBooks 華藝電子書 will be temporarily unavailable from 00:00 on 30 Jul 2022 to 23:59 on 31 Jul 2022.

[Library Webinars] Teaching with Business Cases: Tips that you need to know - Join Now!

2022-07-21 08:40 | News

SAGE Business Cases is designed to engage students by applying core concepts to practice through the use of examples from the global business environment. With this newly subscribed database, faculty staff can now access these authoritative cases from over 120 countries to support their teaching.

Join this webinar to learn more about using SAGE Business Cases in your teaching. All staff are welcome!

The following topics will be covered:

  • An overview of SAGE Business Cases
  • Content highlights: Express Cases, Enhanced Cases, The "Raw" Cases
  • Cases from Global Partners & Cases from SAGE Originals
  • Guide for accessing Teaching Notes

Date: 4 August 2022 (Thurs)
Time: 1 pm – 2 pm
Speaker: Ms Rosamond Hao, Assistant Library Faculty Liaison Manager, SAGE Publications
Platform: Zoom

Register Now!

About the Speaker:

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Ms Rosamond Hao has been working in the academic publishing industry during the last 14 years. She has rich experience in delivering information on research methods, toolkit for teaching & research, and ways of publications, via various academic conferences, workshops or seminars. She is responsible for communicating the latest academic resources to faculties and researchers from universities, institutes, and societies across China.

Contact us at lbinf@polyu.edu.hk or at 2766-6863 for further enquiries. For further learning or research support, get in touch with your Faculty Librarian.

Pao Yue-kong Library
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

RSC Journals & Royal Society of Chemistry eBook Collection unavailable from 00.00 to 02:00 on 20 Jul 2022

2022-07-14 09:04 | News

Due to maintenance provided by the vendor, the service of RSC Journals & Royal Society of Chemistry eBook Collection will be temporarily unavailable from 00:00 to 02:00 on 20 Jul 2022

ProQuest databases & ProQuest e-book Central unavailable from 10:00 to 18:00 on 16 Jul 2022

2022-07-05 15:41 | News

Due to maintenance provided by the vendor, the service of ProQuest databases & ProQuest e-book Central will be temporarily unavailable from 10:00 to 18:00 on 16 Jul 2022

人民日報 (1946 - Present) (Trial)

2022-06-02 09:57 | News

This newspaper resource is updated daily and is the official voice of the central government of the People’s Republic of China to announce policies and disseminate governmental, political and economic messages to the public and the world.

Expiry date: 30 June 2022

中文社會科學引文索引 Chinese social sciences citation index unavailable from 1-10 Jun 2022

2022-05-30 14:25 | News

Due to maintenance provided by the vendor, the service of 中文社會科學引文索引 Chinese social sciences citation index will be temporarily unavailable from 1-10 Jun 2022

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