App of the Week: ATM hunter

ATM hunter, this week’s app is a must-have free application that is built by MasterCard. As the name suggests, the app allows users to easily find ATMs that are closest to them. What’s better is that the app has an in-built feature which allows you to narrow down only those results that show you ATMs to your own…

Google Apps for Education

  Google Apps for education is a free suite of programs provided by Google to support universities, colleges, and schools. They include: 1.  Google Mail (Gmail) 2.  Google Drive (Google Docs, Google Slides, Google Sheets) 3. Google Sites 4. Google Groups 5. Google Calendar 6. Google Keep 7. Google Forms   Google Apps can be…

Video on Demand - Library Gateway

Watch Video on Demand through The Library Gateway

There are over 5,000 on demand videos that are available to you through the library gateway specialising in many different areas of study – and now the university has just made it easier for you to access them! Here’s how, 1. First run your search using your chosen keywords 2. You will need to click…

Getting the most out of The Library Gateway

When faced with a daunting assignment most students automatically open the web browser and start tapping away in search engines in the hope they stumble across some useful information or articles…. But is what you find really good enough for your assignments? Do you know how to structure your searches to find the best information?…

Filtering By Type

Understanding Google

Search engines are a cornerstone of the Internet. They make it possible to quickly locate specific web pages, images, videos and other resources from the billions of files available online. This post provides a few tips that can help you make the most of one popular search engine – Google. Start With a Basic Search…