All posts tagged as AntounGhattasKaram

22 Sep

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

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / September 22, 2017 / 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.)

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
Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Time:12:30pm – 1:30pm
Location: Antoun Ghattas Karam e-Classroom – Jafet Library
06 Sep

Introduction to Data Management

In News and Announcements,Workshops by AUB Libraries / September 6, 2017 / 0 Comments

The University Libraries invites you to an upcoming workshop entitled

“Introduction to Data Management” -2nd session

This session will introduce researchers to current data management practices including planning, organization, documentation, storage, and archiving. Attendees will learn how to make use of the library services especially the AUB data bank in order to address issues they face while managing their data. Related LibGuide: Research Data by Dalal Rahme

Register here: http://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/calendar/rdm/?cid=7125&t=d&d=0000-00-00&cal%5B%5D=7125

When? Friday, September 27, 2017- 10:00am – 11:00am

Where? Antoun Ghattas Karam E-Classroom- Jafet Library

05 Sep

Scientific Author Seminar

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / September 5, 2017 / 0 Comments

The University Libraries invites you to an upcoming workshop entitled

” Scientific Author Seminar”

When? Tuesday September 12th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

Where? Antoun Ghattas Karam e-Classroom- Jafet Library

Presenter : Marc Chahin, Executive Publisher, Elsevier

Register here: http://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/3574119

Come and learn about:

  • The academic publishing industry
  • Publishing ethics
  • How to get published
  • The peer-review process / reviewers’ comments
  • Getting your paper noticed
05 Sep

User Training Workshop: Scopus & ScienceDirect

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / September 5, 2017 / 0 Comments

The University Libraries invites you to:

“User Training Workshop: Scopus and ScienceDirect”

When? Wednesday September 13th at 11:00 am

Where? Antoun Ghattas Karam e-Classroom- Jafet Library

Presenter: Ms. Ozge Gizem Sertdemir- Customer Consultant Core Content for Iran, Gulf and Central Asia -Elsevier

Register here: http://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/3574118  

The workshop includes a brief introduction to Scopus and ScienceDirect, along with the updates and enhancements on their platforms.

The remaining part of the workshop will be a hands-on interactive session with the speaker to address questions and needs of the attendees.

17 Jul

Workshop: Designing Search Strategies for Systematic Reviews

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / July 17, 2017 / 0 Comments

The University Libraries  invite you to

“Designing Search Strategies for Systematic Reviews Workshop”

Date: Thursday, July 20, 2017

Time: 11:00 am- 12:30 pm

Location: Antoun Ghattas Karam e-Classroom- Jafet Library

To register: http://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/3435104  

This workshop includes a quick introduction about systematic reviews and provides methods in designing effective and high-sensitive search strategies, translating the strategy across resources, and ensuring transparent reporting. The presentation will also highlight the available library tools supporting this process.

For more information, contact Ms. Aida Farha, Head of the Saab Memorial Medical Library via email: af02@aub.edu.lb or via ext. 5911

05 Apr

Undergraduate Workshop 2: “Cite it Right!”

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / April 5, 2017 / 0 Comments

Are you writing a paper and struggling with citing your sources? Confused about which citation style to use (MLA or APA)?

The University Libraries and the Writing Center invite you to attend the 2nd Undergraduate Workshop entitled: ” Cite it Right!”.

Join this workshop to:

  • 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.

Where: Antoun Ghattas Karam E-Classroom – Jafet Library

When: Wednesday, April 12, 2017 from 12:00 pm to 12:40 pm

Register here: http://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/3226745

For further details please call ext. 2621/2629 or e-mail: libinfo@aub.edu.lb

06 Feb

Undergraduate Workshop: Start your Research and Writing Experience

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / February 6, 2017 / 0 Comments

The University Libraries are holding a workshop for all undergraduate students at AUB.

Start your Research and Writing Experience:

  • Find resources at the Library
  • Learn how to conduct research effectively
  • Avoid plagiarism
  • Get free writing consultations
  • Have a stress-free university life

When? Wednesday, February 8, 2017 from 12:30pm till 1:30pm

Where? Antoun Ghattas Karam e-Classroom- Jafet Library

Register here: http://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/3149838

Join us and learn something new to help you with any upcoming research project.

For further details, call Jafet library on ext. 2621/2629 or e-mail us on: libinfo@aub.edu.lb

30 Sep

Highlight: Online Video Collections at the University Libraries

In Collections,Events by AUB Libraries / September 30, 2016 / 0 Comments

On September 22 and during the University Libraries Open Day Annual event the libraries’ introduced its growing online video collection during a presentation in Jafet Library’s Antoun Ghattas Karam e-classroom.

Since 2014, the University Libraries has been acquiring online video databases through subscription so as to meet the increasing demand for multimedia resources for teaching, research and publishing purposes. Tens of thousands of videos across many disciplines are now available for AUB students and faculty members.

Videos are available using video streaming technology such that video streams are viewed from the internet browser and don’t require a player software. They are viewed in real time and do not need to be downloaded as an entire file.

The core of the UL streaming video resources consists of four main collections:

  • Academic Video Online: Premium a multidisciplinary collection of videos that touches on the curriculum needs of virtually every department at AUB
  • Sage Knowledge a series of online collections developed in partnership with leading academics, societies and practitioners, to deliver cutting-edge pedagogical collections mapped to disciplinary curricular needs within the social sciences
  • Business Education in Video features executive interviews, corporate training videos, case studies, “How To” features and documentary films that focus on all aspects of the global business environment
  • Business Education Complete Online (BECO) which includes textbooks, book chapters, cases, corporate training videos, sample business documents, executive-oriented research reports and more. One of its featured video collections, entitledFilmakers Library Onlineprovides award-winning documentaries with relevance across the curriculum—race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.

Read more →

27 May

Upcoming Webinar: Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID) organized by the University Libraries

In Events,Workshops by AUB Libraries / May 27, 2016 / 0 Comments

ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) provides a persistent and unique digital identifier that distinguishes you from other researchers and ensures that your work is always correctly attributed to YOU!

Join the ORCID Webinar organized by the University Libraries to get your ID to learn more about this service.

Date: Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Time
: 2:30pm – 3:30pm

Presenter: Matthew Buys (ORCID Regional Director, Africa & Middle East)

Place: You can attend the webinar from your desktop, or join a group session in Antoun Ghattas Karam E-Classroom – Jafet Library

Please register at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6631324326614127107. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Why attend?

  • Remove author ambiguity due to variations in spelling, name order, name abbreviation, or other.
  • Make it easier for grant funders, researchers and publishers to find your research
  • Some publishers require an ORCID ID
  • More…

Creating an ORCID identifier takes 30 seconds
ORCID is freely available and inter-operable with other scholar ID systems

For additional information please call extension 2629/2659/2620, OR Email: libinfo@aub.edu.lb

14 Oct

Upcoming Workshop: Manage your Citations

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / October 14, 2015 / 0 Comments

Workshop: Manage your Citations with RefWorks, EndNote or Zotero

Get started with a citation management software:

  • RefWorks,
  • EndNote
  • Zotero

When? Wednesday October 21, from 1:30pm-3:00pm

Where? Antoun Ghattas Karam e-Classroom, Jafet Library

Join this workshop and learn more about how to collect, organize and cite your references in your favored citation style.

Reserve your seat here http://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event.php?id=1045898