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Smart Searching: How to Use Databases

Course Description:

This workshop is aimed at undergraduate and postgraduate students who wish to learn how to search for information effectively. In this workshop, you will learn how to find related articles, books, or more for your course assignments and essays by using XJTLU digital library. This session will cover:

  1. The introduction to  Databases

  2. The preparation before you search: Identify Information Needs, Determine the Search Types & Select a Database

  3. Basic searching skills

  4. Knowledge of Library Databases

  5. Other Library Services


This workshop will:

  1. Develop your understanding of your information needs

  2. Familiarise you with library resources for your subject

  3. Help you formulate a search using keywords and subject terms

Wednesday, February 26, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Room 455, Library
  Postgraduates     Undergraduates  
  Database Utilisation     Searching  

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