Library Workshops

The Library arranges interactive workshops via online and/or face-to-face sessions throughout the year for students and staff to sharpen their information and research skills. Check out our available workshop titles below and register now!

 

Essential Skills for Academic Success

LS039

Citing References and Avoiding Plagiarism

4 Mar 2022 (Fri), 2.30 pm – 4 pm
Webinar, platform: Zoom
LS066

Library Resources for CAR Subjects

9 Mar 2022 (Wed), 2.30 pm – 3.30 pm
Webinar, platform: Zoom
LS078

Library and Online Resources for Data Skills

11 Mar 2022 (Fri), 2.30 pm – 3.30 pm
Webinar, platform: Zoom

Use JoVE Videos to Support Teaching

Use JoVE Videos to Support Teaching

25 Feb 2022 (Fri), 1 pm – 2 pm
Webinar, platform: Zoom

Disciplinary Database Training

LST-02

Passport Training - Making Effective Use of Market Information Resources

15 Mar 2022 (Tue), 2.30 pm – 3.30 pm
Webinar, platform: Zoom
LST-15

Statista Training - Finding Statistics in 30 Seconds

17 Mar 2022 (Thurs), 2.30 pm – 3.30 pm
Webinar, platform: Zoom
LST-07

Bloomberg Workshop: Getting Started on Bloomberg

18 Mar 2022 (Fri), 2.30 pm – 3.30 pm
Webinar, platform: Zoom
LST-08

Bloomberg Workshop: Bloomberg Equity Analysis Tools

24 Mar 2022 (Thurs), 2.30 pm – 3.30 pm
Webinar, platform: Zoom
LSE-02

E-discovery - Finding Standards

25 Mar 2022 (Fri), 2.30 pm – 3.15 pm
Webinar, platform: Zoom
LST-16

EIU Viewpoint - Introduction and Training

28 Mar 2022 (Mon), 2.30 pm – 3.30 pm
Webinar, platform: Zoom
LST-09

SciFinder-n Training - Finding Quality Chemical Information Resources

29 Mar 2022 (Tue), 2.30 pm – 3.30 pm
Webinar, platform: Zoom
LST-10

CINAHL Complete and Medline Training - Finding Quality Literature and Tips for Systematic Review

31 Mar 2022 (Thurs), 2.30 pm – 3.30 pm
Webinar, platform: Zoom

Scholarly Communication and Publishing Support

LS074A

Publishing 101: Tools and Tips for Journal Selection

11 Apr 2022 (Mon), 2.30 pm – 3.30 pm
Webinar, platform: Zoom
LS074B

Publishing 101: Preparing for Manuscript Submission

14 Apr 2022 (Thurs), 2.30 pm – 3.30 pm
Webinar, platform: Zoom
LS079

Research Data Management 101

27 Apr 2022 (Wed), 2.30 pm – 3.45 pm
Webinar, platform: Zoom
LS055

Managing Author Profiles to Increase Your Research Visibility

28 Apr 2022 (Thurs), 2.30 pm – 3.30 pm
Webinar, platform: Zoom

Publishing Seminars

Academic Publishing for Early Career Researchers

26 Apr 2022 (Tue), 10 am – 11 am
Webinar, platform: Zoom

What Makes an Effective Article: 10 Tips for Scholarly Publishing

25 May 2022 (Wed), 3 pm – 4 pm
Webinar, platform: Zoom

JULAC Webinar Series: Factiva - Global News Monitoring & Search Engine

Factiva is an international current news database and a leading global provider of economic and financial information. Produced by Dow Jones, the database combines over 30,000 sources to give you access to premium content from 200 countries in 28 languages. 

This online training is organized by the Joint University Librarians Advisory Committee (JULAC), the collaborative forum of the eight UGC-funded university libraries.

You can now view the recording via this link

 

Workshops Handouts and Recordings from Previous Semesters

Wish to review workshops and webinars offered in the past?  Check out the  Handouts and Recordings page. Contents are available for all PolyU students and staff.

Library e-Certificate

Participants can apply for an e-certificate for attended library workshops/webinars if a proof attendance is required. By logging in to the workshop page after the workshop day, you can submit an application via clicking on “e-Certificate” tab on top.

 

Library Online Courses

Library online courses  provide self-paced online learning environment via Learn@PolyU for students and staff to acquire knowledge for their learning and research. View details and register the available titles:

  1. Library Resources and Services for Undergraduate Students
  2. Library Resources and Services for Postgraduate Students
  3. Using EndNote 20

 

Request a Library Workshop / Webinar

The Library can arrange custom workshops/webinars for classes with course-specific research needs. Please contact your  Faculty Librarian  or submit a  Workshop Request From.