Past Events

Moving from Google Sheets to Microsoft Excel
Computer Lab 2
This workshop will introduce the basic features of Google Sheets and show you the most efficient ways of migrating your Google Docs to Microsoft Excel. We will also explore the similarities and differences between the two programs.
Green Screen
Innovation Station - 4
This course will show you how you can use a simple green screen set-up to explore your creativity. It will cover everything from setup to several different projects that will deliver you into a world of endless amazing possibilities.
Philharmonic at the Library: "Sounds of the Sea" with the CineMoon Ensemble
Special Events Area
CineMoon Ensemble, led by Philharmonic violist Merve Kenet-Bulun and in combination with Qatar Concert Choir, performs its own arrangements of popular music from movies.
Database and Print Collections: Agriculture, Engineering and Technology
Computer Lab 1
Join us for an introductory session about the various databases related to agriculture, sustainability and engineering that can be accessed through QNL Online Resources.
READ, THINK, DEBATE: Discuss Like a Pro With Qatar Debate
Looking to sharpen your debate skills? Join us for this two-part workshop, held in collaboration with Qatar Debate, on 19 September and 3 October. We will read Things Fall Apart, by Chinua Achebe, and debate the book’s themes.
Postgraduate Peer Support Network (P2SN)
Heritage Library Presentation Room
Thinking of a Ph.D. topic or hitting a dead end with your research methodology? Or emotionally and mentally drained because it is so challenging to get the required information for your research? Or confused about some aspects but no one to help?
Refworks and ZOTERO: Citation Management Made Easy
Computer Lab - 1
Learn the basics of citation management through RefWorks and ZOTERO. The session will cover how to collect references from various online databases, how to save and manage them in RefWorks and ZOTERO, how to cite references automatically in a Word document, and how to easily produce extensive bibliographies. This session is geared towards researchers and university students.
CREDO: Introduction to the online multidisciplinary reference source and the concept of mind mapping
Computer Lab-1
Credo is a reference search platform bringing together QNL online resources with online subject encyclopedias. Included is the Mind Mapping tool.
Learn How to Search and Locate QNL Resources
Computer Lab-1
QNL's wide range of collections will be introduced to the participants and a hands-on activity on how to use the catalog will also be conducted and to help users familiarize themselves on how to do their own searching efficiently and what types of information sources are found in the library.
Story Puzzle
Children's Library
Join us to arrange a storybook puzzle and read it together.