「New Machine Age」

Test your knowledge of EBSCO databases by taking our “New Machine Age Challenge”!
Answer three questions below for a chance to win a prize courtesy of EBSCO Information Services.

 

  • Who Should Enter:Students or faculty members of universities and research institutions that subscribe to any Academic Search™ or Business Source® database.

  • Contest Dates:2019 April 01 - 2019 June 15

  • Prizes (and number of each prize available to win)
    Audio-Technica ATH-AR3BT x 4



  • Instructions

    1. Choose at least one of the three questions about New Machine Age below and search for relevant results in EBSCO Academic Search or Business Source databases.

    2. Send at least 30 PDF Full Text results to [email protected]. (Learn how to send us the emails by watching our video tutorial.) You will have a better chance of winning if you answer all three questions or send more PDFs!

    3. Please make sure you submit your information on our survey form so we can know who you are and send you the prize!!

Winners will be notified by email. EBSCO will also announce the winners on EBSCOpost (https://www.ebsco.com/e/zh-tw/blog-index)

  • To Claim Your Prize

  1. You must respond to our email notification within three (3) days

  2. Please bring your Student ID to the library to claim your prize.

  3. Prizes must be claimed within one week.

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How to search and send us email on EBSCOhost:


Please enter your library website and find EBSCO Academic Search or Business Source Databases
and start to search the KEYWORDS in our questions or Use the URLs from our HINTS!
(You must stay within campus IP ranges or use off-campus login)

 

 

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The most important thing is...

Provide your contact information in the email you sent to us:
1. Subject Line: Make sure you have indicated "Hong Kong or Macau Online Quiz" in your email subject line
2. Remember to fill in the surve form or we can't find you for winning the prizes! 

SEND YOUR PDFs to [email protected]

Example:

You will have a higher chance to win the prizes by answering all 3 questions or by sending us more PDFs!

 

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Do you know what type of job you want to pursue after graduation? Or which professional skills will you need to compete in the “New Machine Age”? You may be hearing about innovative technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), Augmented Reality (AR) and Blockchain. Are you ready? By participating in EBSCO’s “New Machine Age” online quiz contest, you can learn about the latest industry information, knowledge and trends. The best thing is … you have an opportunity to win a prize!

 

Question 1:

 

Many of today’s vehicles use the latest technology — such as optical radar, computer vision and GPS — to sense the environment and move with little or no human input. The innovation of AI and machine learning have accelerated the implementation of auto-driving. Please search EBSCO databases using artificial intelligence AND autonomous automobile driving” as your keywords. Select the PDF Full Text and follow the instructions above to send us the PDFs on [email protected]

Or, you can use this HINT URL on campus to directly access the search results.

Question 2:

“Augmented Reality” is being used in hospitals to make surgery safer and improve the patient experience. Please search EBSCO databases using “augmented reality AND surgery” as your keywords. Select the PDF Full Text and follow the instructions above to send us the PDFs on [email protected]

Or, you can use this HINT URL on campus to directly access the search results.

Question 3:

Brexit is the withdrawal of the United Kingdom (UK) from the European Union (EU). This event is predicted to have a significant impact on the free passage of trade, people and services between the Republic of Ireland (part of the EU) and Northern Ireland (part of the UK). As a result, the UK government is considering using blockchain technology to manage customs and passport checks at the Irish border. Please search EBSCO databases using “Brexit AND blockchain” as your keywords. Select the PDF Full Text and follow the instructions above to send us the PDFs on [email protected]. .

Or, you can use this HINT URL on campus to directly access the search results.

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