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14 Sep

Save the Date: AUB Library Open Day 2017: Library Comic-Con

In Events by AUB Libraries / September 14, 2017 / 0 Comments

Dear AUB Community,

We are glad to announce that the “AUB Library Open Day 2017: Library Comic-Con” will be held on Thursday, September 28 in Jafet Library from 10:00am to 5:00pm.

Save the date and get ready for fun games and competitions, as well as many valuable prizes, giveaways and snacks!

Prizes include an iPad, an Apple watch, a Samsung tablet, prepaid cards worth $200 each, power-banks, and many, many other gifts . . .

For more information, contact Jafet on ext. 2659/2620 or via email: jftref@aub.edu.lb

#LibComiCon

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

29 Mar

Thesis Workshop Series: Workshop 4 – Continuing the Conversation (Getting Published)

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / March 29, 2017 / 0 Comments

The Graduate Council, the University Libraries and the Writing Center at AUB invite you to attend

Thesis Workshop Series: Workshop 4

Continuing the Conversation (Getting Published)

The workshop covers the following topics:

  • Introduction to the academic publishing process
  • Choosing the right journal for your research
  • Knowing your rights as an author

When: Thursday, April 6, 2017 from 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Where: Antoun Ghattas Karam E-Classroom – Jafet Library

Register here: http://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/3238258

For further details, call Jafet library on ext. 2621/9 or e-mail: libinfo@aub.edu.lb

10 Feb

Thesis Workshop Series- Workshop 3: Making a Contribution to Your Discipline (Thesis Writing)

In Events,Workshops by AUB Libraries / February 10, 2017 / 0 Comments

The Graduate Council, the University Libraries, and the Writing Center at AUB invite you to attend

Thesis Workshop Series: 

Workshop 3 – Making a Contribution to Your Discipline (Thesis Writing)

  • Defending and submitting your thesis: when and how
  • Formatting your thesis: templates and manuals
  • Managing and organizing your references: using EndNote or RefWorks
  • Getting support for your writing: drafting, revising, and editing

When?   Thursday, February 16, 2017 from 2:00 pm  to 3:30 pm

Where? Antoun Ghattas Karam e-Classroom- Jafet Library

Register here: http://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/3121913

For details, please call the Libraries on extensions 2621/2629 or e-mail: libinfo@aub.edu.lb

14 Nov

Thesis Workshop Series – Workshop 2: “Finding Your Place in the Conversation: Thesis Proposal”

In Events,Workshops by AUB Libraries / November 14, 2016 / 0 Comments

The Graduate Council, the University Libraries, the Writing Center and the Institutional Review Board  at AUB invite you to

The Thesis Workshop Series – Workshop 2

“Finding Your Place in the Conversation: Thesis Proposal”

The topics presented include:

  • Thesis committee & deadlines (Graduate Council)
  • Writing a thesis proposal in your field (AUB Writing Center)
  • Introduction to the Institutional Review Board (IRB)
  • Finding thesis abstracts in your field (University Libraries)

When? Monday, November 28, 2016 from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Where? Antoun Ghattas Karam e-Classroom – Jafet Library

Registration link: http://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/2941753  

19 Oct

Re-run: Lecture Series – Workshop1 “Joining a Scholarly Conversation”

In Events,Workshops by AUB Libraries / October 19, 2016 / 0 Comments

 The Graduate Council, the University Libraries, the University Writing Center and the Accessible Education Office at AUB invite you to

a Re-run of the Lecture Series – Workshop #1

“Joining a Scholarly Conversation”

 Joining a Scholarly Conversation (introduction of series and literature review)

  • Understanding the writing thesis process
  • Accessing education and thesis process
  • Imagining a literature review
  • Making full use of the library

When:

Thursday, October 20, 2016

11:00 am – 12:15 pm

Where

Auditorium B1- College Hall

To register follow this link: http://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event.php?id=1168314

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

12 Jul

Workshop 3 – Making Good Conversation (Thesis Writing)

In Events,Workshops by AUB Libraries / July 12, 2016 / 0 Comments
Join Us and learn more about :

  • AUB thesis writing and submission policies
  • Using AUB Thesis Manual to format and present your thesis
  • How to organize and manage your references using a citation management tool
  • How to cite while you are writing using a citation management tool
Date: Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Location: Antoun Ghattas Karam E-Classroom
AUB Libraries: Jafet Library
Presenter: Nabila Shehabeddine; Fatmeh Charafeddine; Kamal Abou Mikhael; Nadine Knesevitch
28 Apr

Second workshop of the Lecture series “Writing a Master’s Thesis: Research is a Conversation”

In Events,Workshops by AUB Libraries / April 28, 2016 / 0 Comments

The University Libraries held the second workshop of the lecture series entitled “Writing a Master’s Thesis: Research is a Conversation”, in collaboration with the AUB Writing Center and the Graduate Council and was catered for graduate students . The Institutional Review Board (IRB) at AUB was a new addition to the workshop which was entitled: ‘Finding Your Place in the Conversation’.

More than 20 graduate students from different faculties at AUB attended the workshop which was held on Monday, April 27th 2016 in the Antoun Ghattas Karam e-Classroom at Jafet Library.

During the workshop, many issues regarding the thesis proposal were discussed including thesis proposal committees and deadlines, how to write a thesis proposal, IRB application submission and review process, and how to find theses abstracts using library resources.

To know more about the previous workshop and about the lecture series, view our previous blog post.

For more information call Jafet on ext. 2621 or email jftref@aub.edu.lb

24 Nov

Lecture Series – Workshop #1: “Joining a Scholarly Conversation”

In Events,Workshops by AUB Libraries / November 24, 2015 / 0 Comments

The University Libraries, in collaboration with the Graduate Council and the Writing Center are launching a Lecture Series entitled: “Joining a Scholarly Conversation“.

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The first workshop will introduce the lecture series and discuss literature reviews.

When?  Thursday, November 26th, 2015 at 11:30 am

where? College Hall Auditorium B1.

Click here to register: http://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event.php?id=1058867

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