News & Events

20 November

SpringerMaterials: How to Find the Data You Need for Your Research

Dear KISR Researchers,

National Scientific and Technical Information Center (NSTIC)

is pleased to invite you to the upcoming online Webinar on

‘SpringerMaterials: How to Find the Data You Need for Your Research’

Tuesday, 22-Nov-2022

There are two sessions available for your convenience

sessions 1

12.00 PM- 13.00 PM (Kuwait Time)

Registration Link

sessions 2

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM (Kuwait Time)

Registration Link

Speakers:
Yara Chamata

Springer Materials

 Product Manager for pringerMaterials responsible for Europe, Africa and

the Middle East.

Antonio Montes

Product Manager for SpringerMaterials responsible for the Americas

Agenda:

What is SpringerMaterials?

How can it support your research?

How to find materials’ properties data using SpringerMaterials?

Practical examples

For more information, please contact:

Ms. Shareefa Al-Freih, Email: sfreih@kisr.edu.kw

15 November

Why is it Important to Publish in High Impact Journal?

Dear KISR Researchers,

National Scientific and Technical Information Center (NSTIC)

is pleased to invite you to the upcoming online workshop on

Why it is Important to Publish in High Impact Journal?’

Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2022

 12:00 – 13:30 PM (Kuwait Time)

Speaker:

Dr. Yasmin Am

Customer Research & Analytics consultant for the Core Content in Elsevier

Registration Link

Agenda:

How to get more citations?

Where/How can I be more visible?

Why publish in high-quality journals?

What metrics are important for an author?

Why Collaboration?

Author Profiles & Networks

Where/How can I be more visible?

For more information, please contact:

Ms. Shareefa Al-Freih, Email: sfreih@kisr.edu.kw

2 November

How to Turn Your Thesis into Article?

Dear KISR Researchers,

National Scientific and Technical Information Center (NSTIC)

is pleased to invite you to the upcoming online workshop on

How to Turn Your Thesis into Article?’

Wednesday, Nov 09, 2022

 12:00 – 13:30 PM

Speaker:

Dr. Yasmin Am

Customer Research & Analytics consultant for the Core Content in Elsevier

Registration Link

Agenda:

Elaborate the differences between the thesis and research articles. Identify the tips to extract a research article from the thesis. Explore the benefits of easy storing and citations with the help of Mendeley

For more information, please contact:

Ms. Shareefa Al-Freih, Email: sfreih@kisr.edu.kw

23 October

Author Workshop for Early Researchers

Dear KISR Researchers,

NSTIC is pleased to invite you to the upcoming online workshop on

Author Workshop for Early Researchers’

Wednesday, Nov 02, 2022

 12:00 – 13:30 PM

Speaker:

Dr. Yasmin Am

Customer Research & Analytics consultant for the Core Content in Elsevier

Registration Link

Agenda:

Basic information,

 Relevant sources and tips will be provided for the preparation stage of

the scientific publication process.

For more information, please contact:

Ms. Shareefa Al-Freih, Email: sfreih@kisr.edu.kw

12 October

Monkeypox Source Guide

11 October

Grammarly: Online Writing Assistant Presentation

Dear KISR Researchers

The National Scientific and Technical Information Center (NSTIC)

is pleased to invite you to an upcoming presentation
titled:

“Grammarly: Online Writing Assistant”

By: Mr. Bassam Awadh

Information Specialist

Tuesday, 11 October 2022

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

At NSTIC conference room (ground floor)

11 October

Iron and Vitamins Source Guide

11 October

Wave Forces on Slender Submarine Pipelines Bibliography

11 October

Partial Animal Disease Bibliography

2 October

Innovation Brief (September 2022)

Innovation Brief (September 2022)

Innovation Brief is a quarterly publication, covering the latest developments in the science and technology innovation fields.

2 October

Powder Materials in Industry Bibliography

11 August

Innovation Brief (July 2022)

Innovation Brief (July 2022)

Innovation Brief is a quarterly publication, covering the latest developments in the science and technology innovation fields.

24 May

List of TSD Information Liaisons, concerned Program and Program Managers

10 April

KISR Open Access Scientific Published Papers 2010-2020 Bibliography

6 April

KISR Open Access Publications 2010-2020 Report

5 April

Wastewater Management in Arid & Semi-Arid Regions as a Mitigation Measure to Combat Climate Change Bibliography

30 March

Innovation Brief (March 2022)

Innovation Brief (March 2022)

Innovation Brief is a quarterly publication, covering the latest developments in the science and technology innovation fields.

21 March

Enhanced Oil Recovery Bibliography

21 March

Webinar on Increasing the Impact of your Research

NSTIC is pleased to invite you to the upcoming Webinar on

Increasing the Impact of your Research’

Wed, Mar 23, 2022

 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Registration Link:

https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/1719223189175288847

Agenda:

How can you make sure your research gets the recognition it deserves?

The tools and tactics that are available to promote your research after publication.

The different groups you may be trying to reach (academic and non-academic),

the channels you may wish to use (and common errors to avoid)

Case studies where Taylor & Francis authors have taken their findings to a global audience.

There’ll be lots of time to ask your own questions too!

For more information, please contact:

Ms. Shareefa Al-Freih, Email: sfreih@kisr.edu.kw

20 March

RefWorks Training’s Slides and Video

Access RefWorks Presentation

Watch the full training session

For more information, please contact:

Ms. Shareefa Al-Freih, Email: sfreih@kisr.edu.kw

13 March

Ecological Monitoring and Evaluation of Success of Active Revegetation of Degraded Terrestrial Ecosystems Under Kerp Bibliography

13 February

Innovation Brief (December 2021)

Innovation Brief (December 2021)

Innovation Brief (October 2021)

Innovation Brief (July 2021)

Innovation Brief (April 2021)

Innovation Brief is a quarterly publication, covering the latest developments in the science and technology innovation fields.

13 December

“Open Access” Source Guide

NSTIC is pleased to present you to a Source Guide on “Open Access”

A publishing model for Scholarly communication that makes the research information available to the readers at no cost.

For more information, please contact:

Ms. Fatema Ali Abdulhamid,  Ext. 9710.  Email: fahameed@kisr.edu.kw

23 November

Use of Big Data in the Economy Bibliography

23 November

Food Safety Bibliography

23 November

Sea Level Rise and Their Effect on the Coastal Areas and Marine Environment Bibliography

31 October

Prevention of Covid-19 Bibliography