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E-Discovery Week 2013: Event Overview

HKUST Library E-Discovery Week: Learn, Search, Win

2 – 4 October 2013

A Week of Learning & Games

Mark your calendar! HKUST Library E-Discovery Week will take place from October 2-4. It aims to promote better understanding and increase usage of quality electronic resources amongst HKUST staff and students. Take part in our activities to enter a Lucky Draw. You may be one of the winners of these exciting prizes!

What are the Activities?

In order to enter the Lucky Draw, you can choose to either take part in the E-Discovery Challenge or join any of the training workshops, or both.

Exhibition Day and E-Discovery Challenge on October 4
Visit our E-resources exhibition booths at the Library Gallery (G/F) from 10:00am to 4:00pm on October 4. Learn more about the resources and take part in the E-Discovery Challenge by taking a paper quiz distributed on site and complete all the questions. Booth owners and library staff will gladly assist you if you need help. Challengers are required to verify their answers with the booth owners before submitting their completed quizzes for the Lucky Draw.

Research Tools Training Workshops from October 2 to 4
Eight workshops will be held from October 2 to 4 to introduce various E-resources and help you get familiar with them. These E-resources are thoughtfully chosen to balance the subject interest of all Schools. Complete a short quiz at the end of each workshop to enter the Lucky Draw. You are welcome to join any number of these workshops. If you like, maximize your chance to win a prize by coming to all workshops and taking all quizzes!

Please register online at: Seats are limited and available on a first-come-first-served basis.

Date Time Workshop Venue
October 2 (Wednesday) 12:00 – 13:00 ENGnetBASE E-Learning Classroom B
October 2 (Wednesday) 15:00 – 16:15 Scopus E-Learning Classroom B
October 3 (Thursday) 11:30 – 12:30 OECD iLibrary E-Learning Classroom B
October 3 (Thursday) 13:30 – 14:30 Filmakers Library Online & World History in Video E-Learning Classroom B
October 3 (Thursday) 15:30 – 17:00 Westlaw International E-Learning Classroom B
October 4 (Friday) 11:00 – 12:30 Thomson Reuters Eikon Room G009, Lee Shau Kee Business Building
October 4 (Friday) 13:00 – 14:15 Web of Science E-Learning Classroom B
October 4 (Friday) 15:00 – 16:00 Knovel E-Learning Classroom B

Sponsors and Trainers

The Library gratefully acknowledges the generous support of our sponsors and trainers:


Rules and Eligibility

  • This event is open to all current HKUST students and staff (except library staff).
  • Each participant can submit only one completed quiz for E-Discovery Challenge. The same participant can also submit up to 8 end-of-workshop quizzes. All valid submissions will be entered into one big Lucky Draw.
  • The Library reserves the right to make final decisions on the award of prizes.

Featured Resources

ENGnetBASE Filmakers Library Online
Gale Virtual Reference Library Knovel
OECD iLibrary ProQuest
Scopus SpringerLink
Thomson Reuters Eikon Wanfang Video
Web of Science Westlaw International
Wiley Online Library World History in Video

Presentation of Prizes

Winners will be notified in due course to collect the prize in person. A presentation ceremony will be held on October 11, 1:00pm on Library G/F in the study space next to the Information Desk.

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last modified 01 November 2018