Announcements

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ProQuest is currently working on re-enhancing the research experience for Universities and faculty members in Pakistan under the patronage of HEC and decided to start monthly based training schedule, to be one training per week. Kindly find below the training schedule for the month of September 2020;

Training Topic
Date and Time
Registration Link
ProQuest Ebook Central Advanced TrainingWednesday, September 16, 2020 12:00 pm Pakistan Timehttps://proquestmeetings.webex.com/proquestmeetings/onstage/g.php?MTID=ec5d7bfd52ca3cae6bab03b2a6fd7d24d
ProQuest Ebook Central Advanced TrainingWednesday, September 23, 2020 12:00 pm Pakistan Timehttps://proquestmeetings.webex.com/proquestmeetings/onstage/g.php?MTID=e4d7504dda60644aafa1d78592d4d7b1f
ProQuest Ebook Central Advanced TrainingWednesday, September 30, 2020 12:00 pm Pakistan Timehttps://proquestmeetings.webex.com/proquestmeetings/onstage/g.php?MTID=e32b54cb335b0796f8537663d43705025


JoVE

JoVE, the world-leading producer and provider of science videos with the mission to improve scientific research and education has provided trial access to selected Pakistani universities through HEC Digital Library, till 30th September 2020

Free Webinar: https://info2.jove.com/HEC-webinar  

Date: Thursday, 20th August 2020 Time: 12PM (Pakistan Time)

Access Link: https://www.jove.com/access

Remote Access: Please refer to this document

This offers includes the entire JoVE library:

1. JoVE Research:

2. JoVE Education:

For more information, please visit https://www.jove.com/


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.