Events

Contest: "Knowledge Hunters"
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Knowledge Hunters

In Knowledge Hunters contest, participants will try to finish their duties related to library resources and services as soon as possible, starting from the hints given to them. In this event, the contestants will take part in a contest where they can search for books, films, articles and e-books for their research needs, while exploring the library with fun.

 

    Rules:
  • To be a student at İstanbul Bilgi University.
  • It is a group game. Each group consists of 2 people.
  • Participation is restricted with 14 groups. Priority belongs to first applicants.
  • Groups and group members can participate in the game only once.
  • Current working students and the students who have worked in the library last year can not participate in the game.
  • The order of success of the groups is determined by the completion time and accuracy of the tasks.
  • Winners will be announced from the library's social media accounts.
  • The awards will be given to the group members at the panel to be held on Thursday, March 30, 2017.
  • Contest applications must be made at the address https://goo.gl/forms/5HmejcRzt7vUszoC3 and the deadline is 20 March 2017 at 12:00.
  • The groups that will participate in the contest are informed by e-mail.
  • The contest is conducted and assessed by the committee created by the library and the student council.

Date / Time / Number of Groups:
16 March 2017 Thursday / 09:00 - 10:00 / Two groups

16 March 2017 Thursday / 17:00 - 18:00 / Two groups

21 March 2017 Tuesday / 09:00 - 10:00 / Two groups

21 March 2017 Tuesday / 17:00 - 18:00 / Two groups

22 March 2017 Wednesday / 09:00 - 10:00 / Two groups

22 March 2017 Wednesday / 17:00 - 18:00 / Two groups

22 March 2017 Wednesday / 18:00 - 19:00 / Two groups

Award
An iPad Mini will be given to the each member of the winning group. A certificate of participation will be given to the other participants.

Place:
İstanbul Bilgi University Latif Mutlu Library
Eski Silahtarağa Elektrik Santralı
Kazım Karabekir Cad. No:2/13 Eyüp İstanbul

Contact: 0212 311 73 99 kutuphane@bilgi.edu.tr

Click here for the application form

 

Library Workshop for Children28-29 March 2017
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Inquisitive Children Discovering Libraries

Inquisitive Children Discovering Libraries! "Inquisitive Children" is a workshop for children in the 8-12 age group. The aim of the workshop is to give the children opportunity to travel the library in their dreams. It is also aimed to introduce libraries to the children and teach them how to use libraries. This activity will start with welcome speech and will continue with creative drama for children. Bookmark designing workshop and library-themed film screening will follow the previous activities. The workshop will end with a 15-minute book reading activity in the library and drawing activity with the theme of "The Library in my Dreams".

Facilitators:

Merve Dirken| Librarian, İstanbul Bilgi University Library and e-Resources
Ece Öksüz| Librarian, İstanbul Bilgi University Library and e-Resources
Büşra Devran| Librarian, İstanbul Bilgi University Library and e-Resources

Date: 28-29 March 2017 Tuesday- Wednesday

Time: 13.30-15.30

Place: Istanbul Bilgi University
santralİstanbul Campus, Faculty of Architecture, KD6 Seminar Room
Eski Silahtarağa Elektrik Santralı
Kazım Karabekir Cad. No:2/13 Eyüp İstanbul

Contact: 0212 311 73 99 kutuphane@bilgi.edu.tr

The number of participants for the workshops is limited.

 

Panel: e-Book: in the Sky, on the Web, in the Library 30 March 2017
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MODERATOR:

Sami Çukadar, Director, İstanbul Bilgi University Library and e-Resources

PANELISTS:

Şahin Giray | Licensing Manager-Turkey, Azerbaijan, Iran - Springer Nature
Abdullah Turan | Reference Team Manager, İstanbul Bilgi University Library and e-Resources
Kamil Mehmet Özkan |Social Media Head at Turkish Airlines, Skylibrary

Date: 30 March 2017, Thursday

Time: 13.30-15.30

Place: Istanbul Bilgi University
santralistanbul Campus,Energy Museum Seminar Room
Eski Silahtarağa Elektrik Santralı
Kazım Karabekir Cad. No:2/13 Eyüp İstanbul

Contact: 0212 311 73 99 kutuphane@bilgi.edu.tr

Everybody is invited.

 

Previous Events

Seminar:
Access to Information in Library - I

WORKSHOP:
WRITING ARTICLES FOR SCIENTIFIC JOURNALS WORKSHOP FOR RESEARCHERS
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IFLA PRESIDENT'S MEETING 2015

IFLA President's Meeting 2015 organized by Anatolian University Libraries Consortium (ANKOS) in collaboration with Turkish Library Association (TLA). The Meeting will be hosted by Istanbul Bilgi University in Istanbul between 3-5 June 2015.

Under the title of “The Art of Transforming Libraries”, there will be five mains sessions with the following themes: IFLA Trend Report and Lyon Declaration; transforming technologies: opportunities and threats; legal regulations and the impact on information technologies; transformation in public libraries; knowledge economy in all aspects. There are 125 participants from 27 countries.

For further information:  http://meetings.ankos.org.tr/ifla2015/

Date: 3-5 June 2015
Time: 09:00- 18:00
Place: İstanbul Bilgi University santralistanbul Campus, ÇSM 403- 404 
Address: Eski Silahtarağa Elektrik Santralı Kazım Karabekir Cad. No: 2/13 34060
Eyüp- İstanbul
Telephone:+90 212 311 7399 
E-mail: kutuphane@bilgi.edu.tr 

 

 

 

PANEL:
UNIVERSITY RANKING TOOLS, GLOBAL UNIVERSITY RANKINGS
and ACADEMIC LIBRARIES
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Roadshow
LexisNexis Academic: Information Retrieval on Law Literature

13:00- 14:00: Lunch

14:10- 14:30: Opening Speech & Law Faculty Researcher’s Needs from Libraries
Sami Çukadar | Head Librarian, Istanbul Bilgi University

14:30- 15:00:Practicing Law via Electronic Resoruces
Boğaç Çekinmez | Lawyer, Çekinmez Law Office

15:00- 15:30: Coffee-Tea Break

15:30 – 16:15: How You Could Benefit From the LexisNexis Academic?
A Case Study at Academic Libraries
Adil Zaimi | Regional Manager, LexisNexis

16:15- 16:30: Juris Classeur Live Demo
Adil Zaimi | Regional Manager, LexisNexis

16:30- 16:45: LexisNexis Academic Live Demo
Özlem Çaltı | Sales Executive, Informascope

16:45- 17:00: Kindle E-Book Reader Drawing

Date : November 13, 2014 Thursday
Time : 13:00 – 17:00
Place : İstanbul Bilgi Üniversitesi Dolapdere Kampüsü, Mütevelli Heyeti Odası
Hacıahmet Mahallesi Pir Hüsamettin Sokak No:20 34440 Beyoğlu İSTANBUL
Phone : (0212) 311 52 58
e-mail : kutuphane@bilgi.edu.tr

Note: Due to the participation is limited to 40 people, filling the registration form at http://goo.gl/forms/beYCeHCIm8 is required.

Regional Education Meeting: "Academic Journals"

Date: October 14, 2014 Tuesday
Time: 12:30 - 17:00
Place: santralistanbul Campus, Energy Museum Seminar Room
(Eski Silahtarağa Elektrik Santralı Kazım Karabekir Cad. No:2/13 Eyüp/İstanbul)

The meeting is organized by İstanbul Bilgi University Library and E-Resources in cooperation with ULAKBİM, EBSCO Information Services and Taylor & Francis.


Program:

12:30- 13:30 Lunch
13:30- 13:45 Opening Speech
Sami Çukadar | Head Librarian, Istanbul Bilgi University
13:45- 15:00 How to Get the Best Benefit from Taylor & Francis Journals for Your Research?
Biplob Kamrujjaman | Journals Area Sales Manager – Middle East and North Africa, Taylor & Francis Group
  Uğurcan Özkan | Sr.Training Specialist, EBSCO Information Services
15:00- 15:30 Coffee-Tea Break
15:30- 17:00 Discover Local and Global Resources from a Single Search
  Uğurcan Özkan | Sr.Training Specialist, EBSCO Information Services

Everybody is invited.

For further information: (0212) 311 7399 kutuphane@bilgi.edu.tr

 

Seminar: "Information Literacy and Library Instruction: e-books database"
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Date / Time / Place:
April 30,2013 Thuesday / 15:00 - 16:00 / Dolapdere Campus, Library

May 2, 2013, Thursday / 14:00 - 15:00 / Kuştepe Campus, Library

May 2, 2013, Thursday / 16:00 - 17:00 / santralistanbul Campus, Latif Mutlu Library

 

  • Basic and advanced search
  • Create your personal bookshelf “My Library”
  • Bookmark, notes
  • Highlights
  • Hyperlink, reference resources
  • Off-campus access to e-books

Limited to 15 seats.

For further information: (0212) 311 7399 kutuphane@bilgi.edu.tr

49th Library Week (25-31 March 2013)
Panel: "e-Books: What's Next?"
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Date:
March 25th, 2013 Monday
Time: 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Place: İstanbul Bilgi University santralİstanbul Campus,
                Museum of Energy Seminar Room
                Eski Silahtarağa Elektrik Santrali Kazım Karabekir Cad.
                No:2/13 Eyüp/İstanbul

 

Moderator:

Sami Çukadar
İstanbul Bilgi University Library and E-Resources, Head Librarian

 

Panelists:

Vildan Orancı
İstanbul Bilgi University Library and E-Resources, Technical Services Team Manager

İsmet Mazlumoğlu
Boğaziçi University Library, Automation Manager

Cem Özel
Sabancı University Information Center, Information Services Specialist

Erol Gökduman
EBSCO Publishing, Regional Sales Manager, Turkey & Albenia

Ebru Tekin
ProQuest, Turkey Sales Manager

 

Everybody is invited.

For further information: (0212) 311 7399 kutuphane@bilgi.edu.tr

 

Seminar:
Using Academic Information Sources
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April 18, 2012 Wednesday, Kuştepe Library
April 17, 2012 Thursday, Dolapdere Library
April 19, 2012 Wednesday, Latif Mutlu Library

Time: 3:00-4:00 p.m.

  • Using academic filters on results,
  • Sorting by relevancy,
  • Getting the results quickly and accurately,
  • Off-campus access.

Limited to 20 seats in Kuştepe and Dolapdere, 15 seats in Santral.

For further information: (0212) 311 5258

Conference:
Everything You Always Wanted to Know about e-Books
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Date: March 27, 2012 Tuesday

Time: 1:30-5:00 p.m.

Place: Santral Campus, E1-301

Program:

First Session: 13.30 – 15.00

Speakers:

Sami Çukadar
İstanbul Bilgi University Library and E-Resources Director

Javier Martin
Europea de Madrid (UEM) Library Technologies Manager

Hüseyin Özler
Pearson Education Learning Consultant Manager

Coffee/Tea Break: 15:00 - 15:30

Second Session: 15.30 – 17.00

Moderator:

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tuba Karatepe
Marmara University Department of Information and Records Management

Panelists:

Asst. Prof. Dr. Erkan Saka
İstanbul Bilgi University Faculty of Communication

Bora Ekmekçi
EBİ, İdefix Director

Att. Sadife Karataş Kural
Kural Law Firm

The conference is open to all invited people.

For further information: (0212) 311 5159

 

Seminar: Information Literacy and Library Instruction:
Search all library resources in a single form: BİLGİ Academic Search Engine (BASE)

Date: December 15, 2011 Thursday
Time: 15:00 - 16:00
Place: İstanbul Bilgi University Kuştepe Library

  • Use academic filters on results,
  • Sort by relevancy,
  • Get the results quickly and accurately,
  • Off-campus access to BASE.

Limited to 20 seats.

For further information: (0212) 311 6394

 

Seminar: Information Literacy and Library Instruction
“Bilgi Academic Search Engine (BASE)”

Date: November 17, 2011 Thursday
Time: 13:00 - 14:00
Place: İstanbul Bilgi University Dolapdere Library

  • Search all library resources in a single form,
  • Get the results quickly and accurately,
  • Sort by relevancy,
  • Use academic filters on results,
  • Off-campus access to BASE.

Limited to 25 seats.

For further information: (0212) 311 5258

 

2nd Information Literacy Conference:
"Education of Digital Natives"

Date: November 18 - 19, 2011
Place: İstanbul Bilgi University Santral Campus E3-101

2nd Informatıon Literacy Conference: “Education of Digital Natives” is organized by İstanbul Bilgi University Library and e-Resources, İstanbul Provincial Directorate of National Education and Innovative Library Initiatives Promotion Group.

There will be simultaneous translation both in English and Turkish.

For detailed information please click.

For participation please click.


CONFERENCE PROGRAM

Friday, 18 November 2011

08:45 – 09:30
Registration

09.30 – 10:00
Opening
Sami Çukadar, İstanbul Bilgi University Library
Mehmet Manyas, President, TKD İstanbul Branch
Muammer Yıldız, PhD., National Education Director of İstanbul

10:00 – 11:15
Keynote Speaker
Information Literacy: Education of Digital Natives
Marc Prensky, Writer, Educator, Consultant, Futurist

11:15 – 11:35
Coffee/Tea break

11:35 – 12:20
The FATIH Project of Ministry of National Education (MEB) and Information Literacy
Tunay Alkan, The FATIH Project of MEB, Deputy General Director

12:20 – 13:50
Lunch

13:50 – 15:20
Brainstorming: Information Literacy in Turkish Education Curriculum
Prof. Dr. Serap Kurbanoğlu, Hacettepe University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Aslı Tunç, İstanbul Bilgi University
Erdem Erkul, Corporate Citizenship and Academic Program Manager at Microsoft Turkey
Kerem Kahvecioğlu, İstanbul Bilgi University Library

15:20 – 15:40
Coffee/Tea break

15:40 – 16:40
Information Literacy Workshop Topics
Marc Prensky, Writer, Educator, Consultant, Futurist

16:40 – 17:00
Expanding Educational Opportunity through Independent Social Enterprises: Teach for America and the Teach for All Program
Laura C. Lagan, Diplomat, United States of America

Saturday, 19 November 2011

09:30 – 11:00
Information Literacy Workshops
Workshop Moderators:
Marc Prensky, Writer, Educator, Consultant, Futurist
Prof. Dr. Serap Kurbanoğlu, Hacettepe University
Ayhan Kaygusuz, İstanbul Şehir University Library Director
Asst. Prof. Dr. Ümit Konya, İstanbul University Information Management Department

11:00 – 11:15
Coffee/Tea break

11:15 – 12:00
Discussion and Closing

Organized by:
U.S. Consulate General İstanbul Public Affairs Section
Instituto Cervantes Estambul Library
French Cultural Center Library
Goethe-Institut, Library and Information Services
İstanbul Bilgi University Library and e-Resources
İstanbul Provincial Directorate of National Education
İstanbul Şehir University Library
İstanbul University Information Management Department
Marmara University Information Management Department
Turkish Librarians' Association İstanbul Branch

 

International Coalition of Library Consortia (ICOLC)
13th Europe Meeting

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Date: September 18 - 21, 2011
Place: İstanbul Bilgi University Santral Campus E1-301

Istanbul Bilgi University will host more than 94 constortia managers from 27 countries between September 18-21, 2011.

ICOLC 13th Europe Meeting is very important for Turkish librarians in terms of meeting with colleagues from other countries and sharing information in an international network.

Invited people only.

Meeting homepage: http://meetings.ankos.gen.tr/icolc/

For further information: (0212) 311 5159

 

Seminar: Information Literacy and Library Instruction:
“Bilgi Academic Search Engine (BASE)”

Date: May 17, 2011 Tuesday
Time: 14:00 - 15:00 p.m.
Place: İstanbul Bilgi University Latif Mutlu Library

  • Search all library resources in a single form,
  • Get the results quickly and accurately,
  • Sort by relevancy,
  • Use academic filters on results,
  • Off-campus access to BASE.

Limited to 15 seats.

For further information: (0212) 311 7399

 

47th Library Week / March 28 - April 3, 2011
Panel: “The Draft Law Amending the Turkish Law on Intellectual and Artistic Works, Libraries and the Future”

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Date: March 31, 2011 Thursday
Time: 11:00 - 12:00 a.m.
Place: İstanbul Bilgi University Dolapdere Campus Cinema Hall

Speakers:

Kerem Kahvecioğlu
İstanbul Bilgi University Library and e-Resources

Eda Çataklar
İstanbul Bilgi University Intellectual Property Law Research Center

Havva Alkış
Union of Turkish Bars Associations Library

Organizers:
İstanbul Bilgi University Library and e-Resources
İstanbul Bilgi University Intellectual Property Law Research Center
ÜNAK-Turkish Platform of Law Librarians

Address: İstanbul Bilgi University Dolapdere Campus Cinema Hall
Kurtuluş Deresi Cad. Yahya Köprüsü Sok. No: 1 Dolapdere Beyoğlu / İstanbul
Telephone: (0212) 311 5159

Everybody is invited.

 

47th Library Week / March 28 - April 3, 2011
Conference: “Metropolitan Libraries and İstanbul Library”

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Date: March 29, 2011 Tuesday
Time: 14:00 - 16:30
Place: İstanbul Bilgi University Santral Campus E1-301

Speakers:
Facilities of Metropolitan Libraries and İstanbul Library
Abdullah Turan / İstanbul Bilgi University Library and e-Resources, Head of Reference

Rami Military Barracks City Museum and İstanbul Library
Engin Binoğul, Architect / Nergiz Binoğul, Architect, Akant Tasarım Restorasyon

İstanbul Library Design Process
Barış Önal, Architect / Akant Tasarım Restorasyon

Organizers:
İstanbul Bilgi University Library and e-Resources
Akant Tasarım Restorasyon
İstanbul Metropolitan Municipality

Address: İstanbul Bilgi University Santral Campus E1-301
Eski Silahtarağa Elektrik Santrali Kazım Karabekir Cad. No: 2 /13 Eyüp / İstanbul
Telephone: (0212) 311 7397 - 311 5159

Everybody is invited.

 

Seminar: Information Literacy and Library Instruction:
“Bilgi Academic Search Engine (BASE)”

Date: March 17, 2011 Thursday
Time: 11:00 - 12:00 a.m.
Place: İstanbul Bilgi University Latif Mutlu Library

  • Search all library resources in a single form,
  • Get the results quickly and accurately,
  • Sort by relevancy,
  • Use academic filters on results,
  • Off-campus access to BASE.

Limited to 15 seats.

For further information: (0212) 311 6380

 

Seminar: Access to electronic books database:
“Ebrary Academic Complete, SpringerLink Business & Economics Collection, HiperKitap

Date: March 2, 2011 Wednesday
Time: 11:00 - 12:00 a.m.
Place: İstanbul Bilgi University Latif Mutlu Library

  • Basic and advanced search
  • Create your personal bookshelf / "My Library"
  • Bookmark, notes
  • Highlights
  • Hyperlink, reference resources
  • Off-campus access to e-books

Limited to 15 seats.

For further information: (0212) 311 73 99

 

Seminar: “Resource Discovery Tools in Academic Libraries”

Date: 16 February 2011, Wednesday
Time: 10:00-12:00
Place: Santral Campus, E4, 305

Speakers:

User search behaviors with classic online catalogs and “Discovery” platforms,
Sami Çuhadar, MA (Director, İstanbul Bilgi University Library and e-Resources)

Single Point Academic Search: “EBSCO Discovery Service”
Ron Burns (EBSCO Publishing Senior Director of Software Development)

Consecutive translation will be available.

Everybody is invited.

For more information: (0212) 311 73 97