Digital Library

ProQuest Online Training Sessions in Pakistan 

Higher Education Commission in collaboration with ProQuest, is offering the opportunity to participate in the upcoming online training sessions being offered. Please register to attend these sessions via the links below;

  1. HEC Digital Library Introduction (At 12 PM on Monday, August 10)
  2. ProQuest Ebook Central Advanced Training (At 12 PM on Tuesday, August 11)
  3. ProQuest Platform Advanced Training (At 12 PM on Thursday, August 13)
  4. How to Manage Citations and References Using RefWorks (At 12 PM on Monday, August 17)
  5. Introduction to Publishing in Academic Journals (At 12 PM on Wednesday, August 19)

Date & Time (Pakistan time)
Session period

Session Title

Session Details

Targeted Audience
Monday 10/8, 12:00 pm30 minutesHEC Digital Library IntroductionThe session will cover HEC digital library portal, the single search platform, quick overview of the academic resources provided by ProQuest that include ebooks, journals, reports, case studies, varied content as well as dissertations and theses.This is a general session, so the target is anyone who wants to use HEC Digital Library
Tuesday 11/8, 12:00 pm60 minutesEbook Central Advanced TrainingThe session will cover eBook central as a multidisciplinary ebooks resource, how to create an account, bookshelf and all advanced features.faculty members, post graduate students and researchers
Thursday 13/8, 12:00 pm60 minutesProQuest Platform Advanced TrainingThe session will cover PQ Dissertations and Theses and Business Premium Journals Collection in general and focus more on the search platform advanced features such as My Research, sending emails, save documents, citation, etc.faculty members, post graduate students and researchers
Monday 17/8, 12:00 pm60 minutesHow to manage your bibliographic references using RefWorksFull training on RefWorks and it's functionalities and features.faculty members, post graduate students and researchers
Wednesday 19/8, 12:00 pm60 minutesIntroduction to publishing in Academic Journals5 Tips for getting your article published.faculty members, post graduate students and researchers

How to Join?

Follow the steps below to join the trainings via WebEx 

  1. Register via above links.

  2. Once you register you will receive a confirmation email from WebEx. confirming your registration.

  3. You will receive two reminders for every session; one before 24 hours and one before 30 minutes.The reminders will include the joining link and password for each session

  4. When session time comes, click on the joining link and use your registered information and the password Pakistan1 and click Join

Please join the session 10 minutes before the official time to avoid any issues with your WebEx program.