All posts tagged as InformationLiteracyWorkshop

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
07 Sep

Undergraduate Workshop 1: “Introduction to University Research and Writing”

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / September 7, 2017 / 0 Comments

The University Libraries and the Writing Center invite you to attend the 1st Undergraduate Workshop

“Introduction to University Research and Writing”

  • Find resources at the Library
  • Learn how to conduct research effectively
  • Get free writing consultations

Register here: http://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/3574619  

Date: Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Place: Antoun Ghattas Karam E-Classroom

 

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

07 Aug

Attention RefWorks Users: Move to the New RefWorks

In Uncategorized by AUB Libraries / August 7, 2017 / 0 Comments

Attention Current RefWorks Users!

RefWorks is moving to a new platform very soon (January 2018)

Join our upcoming workshop to know more about the updated features of RefWorks and to learn how to migrate your citations to the new platform.

Date: Thursday, August 10, 2017
Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm
Place: Antoun Ghattas Karam E-Classroom

To Register:http://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/3478172

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

26 Apr

Workshop: “Welcome to the New RefWorks”

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / April 26, 2017 / 0 Comments

The University Libraries invite you to the upcoming workshop:

Welcome to the New RefWorks”

Presenter: Anas Obaid, Training and Consulting Partner – MEA , Proquest

When?  Tuesday, May 2, 2017  |  Time: 10:00am – 11:30am

Where?  Antoun Ghattas Karam e-Classroom – Jafet Library

 Register here: http://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/3294772

The updated features of RefWorks offer an enhanced way to collect, manage and organize research papers and documents.  You can read, annotate, organize, and cite your research as well as collaborate with friends and colleagues by sharing collections.

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

16 Mar

Workshop by Euromonitor International: Passport Database

In Workshops by AUB Libraries / March 16, 2017 / 0 Comments

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

Date: Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Time: 10:00am – 11:00am

Place: Antoun Ghattas Karam e-Classroom – Jafet Library

Presenter:

Fatima-azahra Jamal-Regional Business Development Consultant – Euromonitor International

Please register at: http://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/3228119

Passport is a global market research database used by the top leading companies and universities worldwide. It 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

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

15 Nov

Upcoming workshop: “Research Paper Clinic”

In Events,Workshops by AUB Libraries / November 15, 2016 / 0 Comments

Need help with Your research paper?

Join the University Libraries’

Research Paper Clinic!

Use the Library to:

  • Find books and articles
  • Cite Your Sources (APA or MLA)

When? Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 from 11:00 am to 12:15 pm

Where? Antoun Ghattas Karam E-Classroom- Jafet Library

Who? Recommended for all Undergraduate students

Register here: http://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event/2965717
For more information, contact Jafet via email: jftref@aub.edu.lb or call 01-350 000 ext. 2620/9

 

09 Jun

WordPress for Professional Websites: a workshop with David Wrisley

In Events,Workshops by AUB Libraries / June 9, 2016 / 0 Comments

Learn how to customize WordPress templates to create, in a few minutes, a website for your CV, course material, research blog or portfolio. WordPress is an easy to use, open content management system and it offers dozens of free, professional looking themes. Participants can bring text files or images that are representative of the content they wish to present on the site such as a CV, course description, portfolio or blog content.

This workshop is for faculty with little to no experience with the WordPress platform.

There will be time to work on individual sites during the workshop.

Date: Monday, June 13, 2016

Time: 11:30am – 12:30pm

Location: Antoun Ghattas Karam E-Classroom, AUB Libraries- Jafet Library

Presenter: David Wrisley

Register here: http://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/event.php?id=1134748

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

26 Apr

Workshop: Managing Your Research by Using EndNote

In Events,Workshops by AUB Libraries / April 26, 2016 / 0 Comments

The University Libraries (UL) in partnership with the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) at AUB organized a faculty-special workshop entitled: ‘Managing Your Research by Using EndNote’.

The workshop was held in the Antoun Ghattas Karam e-Classroom in Jafet on Monday, April 25, 2016 from 3:00 to 4:30 pm.

During the workshop, attendees were walked through the basics of the Endnote X7 software including creating an ‘EndNote Library’, setting up groups, exporting records from databases, attaching the full-text articles and using ‘Microsoft Word’ to insert citations and generate a bibliography.

The workshop served as a hands-on session, where faculty members applied the step-by-step process with the assistance of facilitators from Jafet, as well as from the Engineering and the Science Libraries.

The workshop was followed by an optional 10 minutes presentation about LibGuides, a library tool to create course guides.

For further assistance the attendees were directed to use the library guide on How to Use EndNote Client

For questions and additional help, please book a one-on-one session with a librarian http://aub.edu.lb.libcal.com/booking/one_to_one, call ext. 2629 or email: libinfo@aub.edu.lb