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Information and Communication Technologies

Information technology, networking and computer systems resources for VET students


Welcome to the Box Hill Institute Library's Guide for Information Technology students, your gateway to the great resources available for you from the Library, or online. This information has been designed to support the courses offered at Box Hill Institute.

Higher Education students will find information more specific to their courses in the Computer Systems and Cybersecurity Library Guide.

Most hardcopy books for ICT are located in Nelson Library. Some books are at City/CAE Library or Lilydale Library. Please request material from other branches by putting a hold on the item. This is a free service. We also have a large range of eBooks accessible through the catalogue. Please log in to Student Web and then do a catalogue search.

Nelson Campus Library: Room G046, Ground Floor, Building B10, Box Hill.

City Campus Library: Room 222, Level 2, Building C1, City.

Introduction to ICT Resources

This presentation introduces you to the Library Website, Databases, LibGuides and the Discovery catalogue. It is specifically for ICT teachers and students and only covers ICT material.

Library Instructional Videos

Library staff have created a number of videos to help you to use the library and its resources effectively. 

Using the library catalogue

Placing a hold

Renewing your loans

Using the discovery catalogue

Using electronic resources

Doing a basic search in Academic search premier (Please email library if currently off-line and you wish to view)

Accessing LibGuides

Using Online resources

Using the library

Accessing resources from other libraries

Using the self checker

Hardcopy Books at NelsonLibrary

New books

Box Hill Institute acknowledges that all of our learning sites are situated on the ancestral lands of the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nations and pays respects to the traditional custodians and their elders past, present and emerging.
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