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26 Nov

Hands-On Overleaf Pro Training Workshop

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / November 26, 2018 / 0 Comments

The University Libraries invite you to

“Hands-On Overleaf Pro Training Workshop” 

Register here: https://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/4742625 

  • Presenter: Khaled Noubani, Head of Engineering and Architecture Library
  • Date: Wednesday, November 28, 2018
  • Time: 12:30pm – 1:30pm
  • Location: Antoun Ghattas Karam E-Classroom,  Jafet Library

The workshop will cover:

  • Overleaf Unique Features
  • LaTeX Basics

Overleaf is an online LaTeX and Rich Text collaborative writing and publishing tool that makes the whole process of academic writing, editing and publishing much quicker and easier.

Related Research Guide: Overleaf Pro+ at AUB by Khaled Noubani

23 Nov

The Lebanese LAM Sector: Collaboration Amongst National Heritage Institutions: Reality and Implementation

In Events,Workshops by AUB Libraries / November 23, 2018 / 0 Comments

The AUB University Libraries invite you to a presentation about

“The Lebanese LAM (Library, Archive, Museum) Sector: Collaboration Amongst National Heritage Institutions: Reality and Implementation”

Register here: https://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/4798907

Presenter: Ghada Dimashk, Cataloger at the Lebanese National Library

Date: Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Time: 3:00pm

Location: Antoun Ghattas Karam e-Classroom, Jafet Library, AUB

For additional information, call us on extensions 2620/2621 or email: libinfo@aub.edu.lb

05 Nov

Before the Thesis: Preparing your Literature Review and Proposal

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / November 5, 2018 / 0 Comments

The Graduate Council, the Institutional Review Board (IRB), the University Libraries, and the Writing Center invite you to the second workshop of the series

Before the Thesis: Preparing your Literature Review and Proposal

  • What do you have to do to write a proposal?
  • What tools and resources are available at AUB to help you write and research ethically?
  • What can you do to prepare yourself to write and research the literature review section of your proposal?

Register here: https://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/4742501

Date: Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Time: 1:00pm – 2:30pm

Location: West Hall Auditorium A

29 Oct

2nd Undergraduate Workshop: Avoid Plagiarism, Get Help Citing your Sources

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / October 29, 2018 / 0 Comments

The University Libraries and the Writing Center invite you to attend the 2nd Undergraduate Workshop

Avoid Plagiarism, Get Help Citing your Sources (MLA, APA, Citation tools, etc.)

Date: Thursday, November 1, 2018

Time: 12:30pm – 1:30pm

Location: Antoun Ghattas Karam E-Classroom, Jafet Library

Register here: https://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/4736930 

Join us to:

  • Learn how to avoid plagiarism
  • Find out why, when and how to cite
  • Discover tips and tricks to help you simplify the citation process

Bring along your questions and citations and we will be more than glad to assist you.

22 Oct

Writing Your Humanities/Social Sciences Thesis: Advice from a Panel of AUB Professors

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / October 22, 2018 / 0 Comments

The Graduate Council, the University Libraries, and the Writing Center invite you to the thesis workshop:

Writing Your Humanities/Social Sciences Thesis: Advice from a Panel of AUB Professors

Date: Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Time: 1:00pm – 2:30pm

Location: College Hall-Auditorium B1

Register at https://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/4708228 

Panel:

  • Dr. Hoda Baytiyeh (Education, FAS)
  • Dr. Kirsten Scheid (Sociology, FAS)
  • Dr. Marco Bardus (Health Promotion and Community Health, FHS)
  • Dr. Raymond Brassier (Philosophy, FAS)
  • Dr. Rana Issa (English, FAS)

Moderator: Dr. Erin Zimmerman (Director of the Writing Center)

Join us to lean about

  • Purpose of a thesis
  • Literature review
  • Methodology
  • Results and discussion
  • Non-traditional thesis structures
16 Oct

Workshop about SciFinder

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / October 16, 2018 / 0 Comments

The University Libraries invite you to a training session about SciFinder

Date: Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Time: 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Place: Antoun Ghattas Karam e-Classroom, Jafet Library

Presenter: Somow Al-Saleh, Regional Manager- Levant, Iraq and North Africa, Techknowledge

Register here: https://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/4695157 

SciFinder is a research discovery application that provides integrated access to the world’s most comprehensive and authoritative source of references, substances and reactions in chemistry and related sciences.

For more information, contact the Head of Science and Agriculture Library, Salpy Naalbandian by email: sn23@aub.edu.lb or by Extension 2165

12 Oct

Elsevier Workshops for Researchers

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / October 12, 2018 / 0 Comments

The University Libraries invite you to a multiple-workshop event

“Elsevier Workshops for Researchers

 Date: Friday, October 19, 2018

Place: Antoun Ghattas Karam e-Classroom, Jafet Library

Scheduled workshops:

 Elsevier is a global information analytics business that helps institutions and professionals advance healthcare, open science and improve performance for the benefit of humanity

 For additional information, call us on extensions 2620/2621 or email: libinfo@aub.edu.lb

11 Oct

Open Access Week Workshops: Oct. 23 & Oct. 25

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / October 11, 2018 / 0 Comments

On the occasion of Open Access Week, the University Libraries are glad to announce 2 upcoming sessions:

1)“Open Knowledge, Open Data”

Date: Tuesday, October 23, 2018 , Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm, Place: Antoun Ghattas Karam e-Classroom, Jafet Library

Presenter: Dalal Rahme, Data Services Librarian, AUB Libraries

Please register at: https://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/4681393 

For additional information, contact Dalal Rahme by email: dalal.rahme@aub.edu.lb or by calling ext. 2958

 

2)”Open Access Publishing”  

Date: Thursday, October 25, 2018 , Time: 12:30pm – 1:30pm, Place: Antoun Ghattas Karam e-Classroom, Jafet Library

Presenter: Nabila Shehabeddine, Reference and Instruction Services Librarian, AUB Libraries

Register at: https://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/4706987 

The workshop will cover:

  • What is open access publishing?
  • What are the types of open access (green vs golden)
  • What are the benefits of open access publishing?
  • What are the author’s rights in open access?
  • How to prepare for publishing in Open Access?
  • and more . . .

For additional information, call us on extensions 2620/2629 or email: libinfo@aub.edu.lb

03 Oct

Workshop about Knovel

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / October 3, 2018 / 0 Comments

The University Libraries invite you to a workshop about “Knovel”

Knovel: science, technology and engineering e-books, interactive tools and data search features.

Register: https://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/4672093

Learn tips to find engineering technical answers and insights in less time.

Date: Monday,  October 8, 2018

Time: 2:00pm-4:00pm

Location: Munib & Angela Masri Center (MAMC)-ELH

For more information, contact the Architecture and Engineering Librarian, Khaled Noubani by email: kn07@aub.edu.lb or on Extension 2630

01 Oct

Workshop by Euromonitor International: Passport Database

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / October 1, 2018 / 0 Comments

The University Libraries are glad to announce an upcoming workshop by Euromonitor International about its renowned database PASSPORT.

Date: Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Time: 10:30am – 12:00pm

Place: Antoun Ghattas Karam e-Classroom, Jafet Library

Presenter: Mert Kaymakci, Business Development Account Manager (Trade, Government & Academics), Euromonitor International

 Please register at: https://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/4630546

Passport is a global market research database used by the top leading companies and universities worldwideIt supports several courses in the university mainly Marketing, Economics, International Business, Logistics, Finance, hospitality & tourism, Strategy, and many others.

For additional information, please call extensions 2659/2606, or email: libinfo@aub.edu.lb