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E-Discovery Week 2015: Event Overview

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

9 – 13 February 2015

A Week of Learning & Games

Mark your calendar! HKUST Library E-Discovery Week will take place from February 9-13. 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?

To enter the Lucky Draw, you can take part in the E-Discovery Challenge and/or join any of the training workshops.

Exhibition Day and E-Discovery Challenge on February 11 & 12

  • Visit our E-resources exhibition booths at the Library Gallery (G/F) from 10:00am to 5:00pm and 10:00am to 4:00pm on February 11 and 12 respectively. 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 February 9 to 13
12 workshops will be held from February 9 to 13 to introduce smart searching of various E-resources. 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 may join any number of these workshops. To maximize your chance to win a prize!

Seats are limited, please register online at:

Date Time Workshop Venue
February 9 (Monday) 12:00 – 13:15 Knovel E-Learning Classroom B
February 9 (Monday) 13:30 – 14:45 Scopus E-Learning Classroom B
February 10 (Tuesday) 14:00 – 15:30 SciFinder E-Learning Classroom B
February 10 (Tuesday) 16:00 – 17:00 Alexander Street Press E-Learning Classroom B
February 11 (Wednesday) 11:00 – 12:00 Westlaw International E-Learning Classroom B
February 11 (Wednesday) 14:00 – 15:00 WiseNews E-Learning Classroom B
February 11 (Wednesday) 16:00 – 17:15 Web of Science E-Learning Classroom B
February 12 (Thursday) 11:00 – 12:15 Factiva E-Learning Classroom B
February 12 (Thursday) 12:30 – 14:00 IEEE Xplore E-Learning Classroom B
February 13 (Friday) 12:00 – 13:00 Thomson Reuters Eikon Room G009, Lee Shau Kee Business Building
February 13 (Friday) 13:00 – 14:15 OECD iLibrary E-Learning Classroom B
February 13 (Friday) 15:00 – 16:15 CEIC 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 12 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

Asian Film Online ProQuest
CEIC Databases ScienceDirect
EBSCOhost Research Databases SciFinder
Engineering Case Studies Online Scopus
Factiva SpringerLink
Filmakers Library Online Thomson Reuters Eikon
Gale Virtual Reference Library Web of Science
IEEE Xplore Westlaw International
Knovel Wiley Online Library
National Geographic Magazine Archive WiseNews
OECD iLibrary 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 February 25, 1:00pm@Library Gallery.

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last modified 06 January 2018