Thursday, 30 August 2018

Kindle Reader Lending Service at LRC

Two Kindles are available at the Legal Resources Centre (LRC) for borrowing.

The Kindles include law-related book titles. If interested, please come to the LRC counter. 

Kindles available at LRC

24 book titles available

Wednesday, 22 August 2018

Improving Postgraduate Learning (IPL) Courses offered by Library

Courses:
Registration begins on 13 August 2018.


Discover Research Information at Your Discipline
The workshops for Arts, Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Medicine, Science, Social Science, Law and Chinese Law will cover:
  • Key resources provided by the Library and free Internet resources for locating and accessing journal articles, conference proceedings, books, theses, multimedia materials, and other relevant information resources in each discipline
  • Hands-on training on effective advanced search techniques of e-resources
  • Highlights on ways of access to information sources in the campus libraries and beyond
Three courses for LAW: 
Group 8: Law (on CU Campus)
15 Sep (Sat) 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Venue: User Education Room 2, G/F, University Library
Group 9: Law (at Graduate Law Centre)
29 Sep (Sat) 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Venue: Classroom 4, Graduate Law Centre, 2/F, Bank of America Tower, Central
Group 10: Chinese Law
22 Sep (Sat) 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Venue: Classroom 4, Graduate Law Centre, 2/F, Bank of America Tower, Central


Managing and Creating Reference Citations with RefWorks
Mainly hands-on training, the workshop will cover:
  • Creating in-text references and bibliographies for papers using RefWorks, a campus-wide Bibliographic Management Tool maintained by the Library
  • Creating personal references database by importing references from online databases and other sources
  • Managing the references in the personal database
  • Introducing other citation tools supported by the Library such as Mendeley
22 Sep (Sat) 2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
26 Sep (Wed) 7:00 p.m.  9:30 p.m.
Venue: User Education Room 2, G/F, University Library


Observing Intellectual Property and Copyright Law during Research
On-line course available on Blackboard
Compulsory for ALL RESEARCH postgraduate students

Medium of Instruction: English
Details and registration: http://www.cuhk.edu.hk/clear/prodev/ipl.html

Thursday, 2 August 2018

Wednesday, 1 August 2018

Top Tips for Postgraduates

Postgraduates



For more information, please visit: http://lib.cuhk.edu.hk/en/information/postgraduates

Friday, 27 July 2018

Video on How to Find Journal Articles for China Legal Research

Video on How to Find Journal Articles for China Legal Research has been created. In the video, you will learn how to find journal articles for China Legal Research using HeinOnline, Westlaw Next and China Journal Net.

Please visit our Law Database Guides: Chinese Law Database Comparison Guide: https://libguides.lib.cuhk.edu.hk/law/infoguide/database/chilawcompare


Law Database Guides: Chinese Law Database Comparison Guide


Monday, 16 July 2018

Penn Law's Global Women's Leadership Project (GWLP)



Under the auspices of Under Secretary General and Executive Director of UN Women Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, The Global Women's Leadership Project (GWLP) at Penn Law was created to provide a clearing house of information on laws that govern women's status in the family, as the first phase of the UN Women's Family Law database.

Penn Law’s Global Women’s Leadership Project (GWLP) aims to provide research for UNESCO and UN Women in support of their work on women, peace and justice and women’s human rights. 

For more information, please visit https://www.law.upenn.edu/international/global-womens-leadership-project/

The resource can also been found at our International Family Law's Research Guides and Useful Websites - International Law.

The Global Women's Leadership Project (GWLP) at Penn Law

Friday, 13 July 2018

Hong Kong e-Legislation (HKeL) Update

As of 1 July 2018, the Hong Kong e-Legislation (HKeL) has become the only government legislation website. The previous Bilingual Laws Information System (http://blis.gov.hk) has been discontinued.

CUHK's Law Library has created a guide to show you how to use HKeL, please visit: https://libguides.lib.cuhk.edu.hk/law/infoguide/database/hkel

Hong Kong e-Legislation (HKeL)

HKeL Guide by CUHK Law Library