Training Courses and Workshops

Workshop: Reference Materials

The Workshop introduces the various types of references, attributes of each type separately, how information is presented, and methods of using each type according to the characteristics of the required information and according to requirements of answering queries of library users. The Workshop also includes practical exercises on the uses of each type of references.

Duration
4 hours (one day)

Language
Arabic

Target audience
Information professionals, publishers, library science students and academics.

 

Prerequisites
Academic or professional knowledge of library science.

Outline
The course covers the following topics:

  • Information resources
  • Introduction to reference materials
  • Characteristics of references
  • Types of references
  • Reference evaluation
  • Collection development of references
  • Electronic references

Registration
Registration will be available soon.