The Library conducts a number of user education programmes, comprising:
i. Library induction programme
The library induction programme is conducted during new intake time. It aims to introduce new students to the collections, services and facilities offered by the library. The library induction programme rewards students with a soft skill point as recognition for their efforts.
The Library conducts induction programme for new students both in-person and virtually. The library induction (in-person) comprises a video presentation, with Q& A session and tour of the Library building whereas the virtual library induction comprises an animated online video and online quiz plus an online tour of the Library building.
ii. Library training sessions
The Library offers both individual and faculty level training sessions to users to equip them with the knowledge and skills in exploring and navigating iDiscover, searching the Library InfoWeb, the TAR UC Institutional Repository (IR) and the Library-subscribed online resources and finding, researching and evaluating material or information from various sources.
The training sessions covers the following topics:
Register online: Training Registration Form
In addition, the Library also hosts trainings/workshops on academic publishing and authorship, referencing tools, online services and/or resources in collaboration with the publishers and vendors.