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Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus

Workshops

The library offers regular workshops to further develop your research skills, the learning skills focusing on academic reading/writing, citing and referencing skills, searching strategy and the use of EndNote software.

The library will send you an invitation link one day prior to the date preferred.
The workshop will only be conducted when there are 5 registered participants or more. Alternatively, we will suggest another date and time.

For Undergraduates
 Date & DayTimeRegistration LinkMethod of delivery
Find and search library e-resources

What to expect:

  •  Introduction to library’s electronic resources
  • Find the right database(s) for your subject areas
  • Find articles through library’s search engine
  •  Tips and techniques for better search results
  • Access to full-text
  • Guideline to access to e-book
  • Search of eBooks by disciplines
  • Advance search /features
March 10, 2021, Wednesday12:30pm
or
e-form
MS Teams
March 17, 2021, Wednesday12:30pmMS Teams
April 21, 2021, Wednesday12:30pmMS Teams
April 28, 2021, Wednesday12:30pmMS Teams
Reference and Cite Information Sources

What to expect:

  • Introduction to the Swinburne Harvard Style
  • How to avoid plagiarism
  • How to reference different types of resources
March 10, 2021, Wednesday3:30pm
or
e-form
MS Teams
March 17, 2021, Wednesday3:30pmMS Teams
April 21, 2021, Wednesday3:30pmMS Teams
April 28, 2021, Wednesday3:30pmMS Teams
For Undergraduates (For Final Year Research Project Students)
Date & DayTimeRegistration LinkMethod of delivery
Developing effective strategies for undergraduate research. 

Description: Develop complex search strategies, locating relevant information for your research topics and make the best of specialized scholarly databases.
March 24, 2021, Wednesday2:30pm
or
e-form
MS Teams

April 7, 2021, Wednesday2:30pm
Using Endnote for Harvard Referencing 

Description: Endnote is a reference management software tool used to manage, store and share bibliographies and references, insert in-text citations and generate appropriate reference lists. Endnote currently works with Microsoft Words, Power Point and Excel.
March 31, 2021, Wednesday2:30pm
or
e-form
MS Teams

April 14, 2021, Wednesday2:30pm
For Postgraduates
 Date & DayTimeRegistration LinkMethod of delivery
Searching Research Literacy Effectively & Understand Swinburne Harvard CitationsMarch 9, 2021, Tuesday3:30pm
or
e-form
MS Teams
May 27, 2021, Thursday3:30pmMS Teams
Manage Reference with EndnoteMarch 16, 2021, Tuesday3:30pm
or
e-form
MS Teams
June 3, 2021, Thursday3:30pmMS Teams

Library can also customize these workshops for particular research interests.

Lecturers who wish to request for a different session, please fill in the Training Workshop e-form