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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

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

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

08 Sep

Upcoming Event: Library Open Day 2015

In Events by AUB Libraries / September 8, 2015 / 0 Comments

The University Libraries are glad to announce this year’s Library Open Day. This year’s Open Day will be a tribute to AUB’s 150th anniversary and as usual, will include many games and competitions and a number of prizes, vouchers and gifts.

We invite all the student body to participate in this day of fun and winning.

When?  Thursday, September 17th, 2015

Where? Jafet Library

Faculty members, Research Assistants and Graduates are invited to attend workshops offered by visiting speakers in the Antoun Ghattas Karam e-classroom in Jafet.

Below is the full schedule, along with the designated gifts and location of the games, in addition to the e-classroom’s full schedule.

You are invited to meet us at 9:30 am at Jafet’s main entrance to join us in a memorable group photo on the Green Oval. This will only take 30 minutes of your time, but will be a memory and a team building exercise to remember forever.

Follow our social media platforms to stay posted about the event’s news: Facebook, Twitter (#AUBLibOD15); Instagram

Looking forward to seeing you all then!

Schedule

  • 9:30am – 10:00am Group Photo with Promax for Adventures & Wellness – Green Oval
  • 10:15am Opening Ceremony – Jafet Lobby
  • 10:30am-1:30pm   Libraryopoly – Jafet Lobby; 1st: ipad , 2nd: Tablet, 3rd: Blom Shabeb prepaid card worth LBP250,000, in addition to small gifts for winners and participants
  • 10:30am- 4:00pm   Book Golf – Jafet Courtyard ; Caps for all participants as well as Vouchers for some (random draw)
  • 10:30am- 4:00pm Social Media Kiosk – Jafet ; External Hard disk
  • 10:30am- 4:00pm BLOM Shabeb “Job Matching” game ; 4 Blom Shabeb prepaid cards worth LBP250,000 each
  • 11:00am- 3:00pm Wanted for Digitization Contest – Information Services ; 1st: Instant Camera, 2nd: External Hard disk, 3rd: Back Pack in addition to small gifts for all participants
  • 12:00pm – 3:00pm Perfect Match – Jafet Lobby ; Book for the winning team of each round, as well as vouchers (random draw)
  • 10:30am – 4:00pm حلها و استحلها – Jafet (different departments) ; 1st: ipad, 2nd: Blom Shabeb prepaid card worth LBP250,000, 3rd: External Hard disk in addition to small gifts for all participants
  • 10:30am – 4:00pm Archives game – ASC ; External Hard disk
  • 11:00am-2:00pm Quick questions “Board” Game – Jafet Lobby ; small gifts for all participants as well as Vouchers for some (random draw)
  • 4:30pm-5:00pm Closing Ceremony – Jafet Lobby

 

e-Classroom Schedule (Workshops for AUB faculty, RA’s and GA’s)

  • 11:00am-12:00noon: “Where and When to Publish: Define your Publishing Strategy” by Mr. Walid Hassan, Research Consultancy Services Manager, Thomson Reuters
  •  12:30pm -1:30pm: “Emerald’s Guide to Getting Published” by Mr. Abdallah Mahmoud, Business Manager- KSA, Levant & Pakistan, Emerald Group Publishing Limited
  •  2:00pm-3:00pm:Arabic Digital Publishing” by Mr. Rany Baghdadi, President, Techknowledge
10 Aug

Upcoming Workshop: How to Organize and Index your PDF Documents

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / August 10, 2015 / 0 Comments

The University Libraries and the Graduate Council would like to invite you to a workshop entitled:

How to Organize and Index your PDF Documents

When? Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 from 12:00pm  to 2:00 pm

Where? Antoun Ghattas Karam e-Classroom, Jafet Library

Learn how to efficiently organize your research using PDF document management tools.

Register here http://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event.php?id=1010742

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

03 Jul

Repeated session: “Getting Published Workshop for Graduate Students”

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / July 3, 2015 / 0 Comments

Due to a long waiting list for the workshop that was held last Tuesday, the libraries are gladly hosting a repeat of the workshop entitled: “Getting Published Workshop for Graduate Students“.

The workshop covers the following:

  • Introduction to the academic publishing process
  • Tools to choose the right journal for you
  • Knowing your rights as an author

When? Tuesday July 7 from 12:30 to 2:30 pm

Where? Antoun Ghattas Karam e-Classroom, Jafet Library

To register, go to  http://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event.php?id=991947

This event is in collaboration with the Graduate Council and the Writing Center at AUB.

For more information, contact Jafet Library via email: jftref@aub.edu.lb, or via phone on ext. 2629/2621.