Library Workshops

The Library will organize various workshops to help all students to support students ongoing learning needs. All HKSYU undergraduate and postgraduate students are welcome to attend the following library workshops.

Library Workshops (Semester 1)

Date and Time

Workshop and covered topics

Venue

Registration

6 October 2022
(Thu)

13:00 – 13:45

Library Searching Skills Workshop

Discover@ShueYan is a one-stop solution for discovering and delivering local and remote resources, such as books, e-books, journal articles, and digital objects. This workshop shows you how to use Discover@ShueYan effectively to fulfil your research needs.

Topics covered:

  1. How to search for information in Discover@ShueYan
  2. Select appropriate databases for different research needs
  3. How to link up to Google Scholar to the Library searching platform (i.e. Discover@ShueYan)

Learning Lab, 6/F, Library

Online form

21 October 2022
(Fri)

16:30 – 17:15

Online form

14 October 2022
(Fri)

16:30 – 17:30

Library Citation Workshop: APA 7th and RefWorks

This workshop will highlight the APA 7th citation format (Books/E-books, journal articles, website). It will also demonstrate how to use RefWorks, a web-based bibliography management tool, to generate bibliographies and in-text references in APA 7th citation style.

Topics covered:

  1. APA 7th citation format: Book, Journal, Website
  2. Demonstrate essential function of RefWorks

Learning Lab, 6/F, Library

Online form

3 November 2022
(Thu)

13:00 – 14:00

Online form

25 October 2022
(Tue)

13:00 – 14:30

Library Citation Workshop: APA 7th and EndNote

This workshop will highlight the APA 7th citation format (Books/E-books, journal articles, website). It will also demonstrate how to use EndNote, a Library’s new subscribe bibliography management tool, to generate bibliographies and in-text references in APA 7th citation style.

Topics covered:

  1. APA 7th citation format: Book, Journal, Website
  2. Demonstrate essential function of EndNote

Learning Lab, 6/F, Library

Online form

11 November 2022
(Fri)

16:30 – 17:30

Online form

All HKSYU Students and staff, in groups of five or more, can request library courses to suit their information needs and schedules by sending an email to libuser@hksyu.edu

Medium of Instruction: Cantonese (English will be used if users require.)

All bibliography management tools can help with your research. There is no right or wrong in selecting EndNote, RefWorks, Mendeley, or Zotero; it is all up to your learning behavior. The Library will strive to read the trend of academic learning and provide up-to-date information/tools to support user learning.

For enquiries, please email libuser@hksyu.edu