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Central Library provides training workshops for users to improve your skills in searching, finding and evaluating information for learning, teaching and research purposes. These workshops range from basic introduction to advance levels matching all your needs.

Basic training workshops




Time and Venue

Library Orientation

(30 minutes)

Introduction of library information resources, services at Central Library and Library System at VNU-HCMC.

Basic introduction of how to search library catalog (OPAC), registering and using individual library account, renewing, reserving, booking library study room and hall,...

Contact Central Library or Dormitory B Library Staff or following library Facebook.

Library Tour

(15 minutes)

Users will have a tuor around the library. Library staff will introduce bsic library srvices and notice some important information. 

Online Test

(15 minutes)

 For users who have not participated in any library training workshop or tour.

- Online Test

- References:

Manual of how to use the library

Note: Results of the test will be ported on Facebook every Tuesday.


Advanced workshops




Time and Venue

Google Exploring (45 minutes)

  • Undestanding and practising techniques for searching information on Google.

- Target participants: All library users

- Classes/Goups: 15 – 20 users/ group.  

- Registration:

  • In person: CenLib or Dormitory B Library.
  • Teli: 028. 37242181 – 2935

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Effective serching on the Internet (45 minutes)

  • Basic steps in seaching onformation on the Internet.
  • Techniques for retrieving information by using applications.
  • Evaluating quality of information sources.

Searching online databases (45 minutes)

  • Techniques for use and find information in databases subscribed by CenLib (Proquest, ScienceDirect…)

Usefull tools for learning and research (45 minutes)

  • Using tools or applications to find information and manage documents.