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Alternative access to databases via Primo Library Search

Normally you can access our databases from our subject guides . Some examples of accessing databases via our Subject Guides are in the How do I find articles in the How do I guide However there is an alternative method of … Continue reading

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How to embed a You Tube video into Powerpoint 2013?

Today a student wanted to embed a You Tube video in his powerpoint presentation and found the usual method of inserting a video no longer works. I looked on Google and found that Terry Gray at Palomar College  gives the … Continue reading

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Adding student and page numbers to my footer in MS Word 2013

Here is a set of instructions about how to set up your  document (Word 2013) with your student number and automatic page numbering. (Thanks to Angela our Microsoft expert on the Library team for this info!) 1. Open your Microsoft … Continue reading

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When is it good to use ‘Follow You’ Print

When you print from a CPIT computer, your printing will be sent to the nearest printer by default. However sometimes the printer is quite a distance from your computer and when you have a series of lecture notes to print … Continue reading

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How do I check my print credit?

Using the kiosk To find out how much money you have on your CPIT student card you can do either of the following: 1. Find the kiosk in the Library or atrium. 2. Select Credit Account 3. Wave your student … Continue reading

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How do I add money to my student card?

To print from the printers / photocopiers you need to add money to your CPIT student ID card. If you have an eftpos or credit card you can use the kiosk in the Library or the one in the Rakaia Centre atrium. … Continue reading

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Finding our databases – Having trouble?

There seems to be an intermittent issue with off campus access to our databases. Here is a link to our tutorials which show you three examples of using a database at CPIT. If you follow the process in these tutorials … Continue reading

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