At the request of the dean, Dr. Omar al-Omar, the Training Unit associated with the Vice-Dean’s Office for Development & Quality conducted, in cooperation with the Research Unit, a course entitled “How to manage references using Mendeley” on Sunday.
Presented by Dr. Masaad bin Ayad to faculty members, the course focused on the following topics:
1. Overview of references management software
2. Importance of references management software
3. Introduction about Mendeley
4. Installing and running Mendeley
5. Hands-on training
The dean pointed out that research should be prioritized and several courses must be held for developing the skills of faculty members and students.