Thursday, May 24, 2018

Plantfile Creator Visits Melbourne Poytechnic

PlantFile’s Peter Kirkland presents database features to Melbourne Polytechnic horticulture students
Peter Kirkland addressing Horticulture student at Fairfield


Horticulturist Peter Kirkland recently visited Melbourne Polytechnic to demonstrate features of his database PlantFile, which now covers over 3700 plant species.
Peter reviewed basic and advanced searching of the database, the generation of plant profile PDF reports, and useful tools such as a glossary and a list of pests and diseases.
Peter taking questions.

Creating a login on PlantFile enables extra features:
·         Personal Storage to save your own list of plants
·         myPlantfile Pro to create your own database of plants
·         Quiz to test plant knowledge
·         Ability to generate QR codes that link directly to PlantFile database entries
PlantFile is available on or off campus to enrolled students through library.melbournepolytechnic.edu.au under Databases A-Z. Contact library staff if there are any problems with access.

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Get your KICK START on Microsoft Word & Excel


Get your KICK START on Microsoft Word & Excel

Would you like a FREE introduction or refresher in Word or Excel?

These classes are designed to introduce you to some basic tools and techniques.

Come along to the FREE introductory sessions and get your Kick Start on successful study.

LIMITED SPACES! To book, contact the campus library of the session you want to attend.

Epping   92691142 –  Preston   92691349

Date
Time
Campus
Class
Room
5/06/18
10:00am - 12:00pm
Preston
Word
PE227
5/06/18
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Preston
Excel
PE227
6/06/18
10:00am - 12:00pm
Epping
Word
EA222
6/06/18
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Epping
Excel
EA222
17/07/18
10:00am - 12:00pm
Preston
Word
PK205
17/07/18
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Preston
Excel
PK205
18/07/18
10:00am - 12:00pm
Epping
Word
EA210
18/07/18
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Epping
Excel
Library lab
24/07/18
10:00am - 12:00pm
Preston
Word
PK205
24/07/18
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Preston
Excel
PK205
25/07/18
10:00am - 12:00pm
Epping
Word
EA210
25/07/18
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Epping
Excel
Library lab
31/07/18
10:00am - 12:00pm
Preston
Word
PK205
31/07/18
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Preston
Excel
PK205
1/08/18
10:00am - 12:00pm
Epping
Word
EA210
1/08/18
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Epping
Excel
Library lab
4/09/18
10:00am - 12:00pm
Preston
Word
PK205
4/09/18
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Preston
Excel
PK205
5/09/18
10:00am - 12:00pm
Epping
Word
EA210
5/09/18
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Epping
Excel
EG216
9/10/18
10:00am - 12:00pm
Preston
Word
PK205
9/10/18
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Preston
Excel
PK205
10/10/18
10:00am - 12:00pm
Epping
Word
EA210
10/10/18
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Epping
Excel
Library lab
16/10/18
10:00am - 12:00pm
Preston
Word
PK205
16/10/18
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Preston
Excel
PK205
17/10/18
10:00am - 12:00pm
Epping
Word
EA210
17/10/18
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Epping
Excel
Library lab
23/10/18
10:00am - 12:00pm
Preston
Word
PK205
23/10/18
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Preston
Excel
PK205
24/10/18
10:00am - 12:00pm
Epping
Word
EA210
24/10/18
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Epping
Excel
EG216












Thursday, April 12, 2018

Kickstart Word & Excel sessions



Kickstart Word & Excel sessions
Need help with Microsoft Word or Excel?  Come talk to an expert!

Sessions at Melbourne Polytechnic Epping & Preston.

For bookings at Epping call 92691142, for Preston call 92691349.

Date
Time
Campus
Class
Room
18/04/2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Epping
Word
EL108
18/04/2018
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Epping
Excel
EL108
24/04/2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Preston
Word
PK205
24/04/2018
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Preston
Excel
PK205
1/05/2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Preston
Excel
PK205
1/05/2018
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Preston
Word
PK205
2/05/2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Epping
Excel
EL108
2/05/2018
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Epping
Word
EL108

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Term Break One - Library Opening Times

Campus library
Week 1
Tues 3 – Fri 6 April
Mon 2nd  is Easter Monday Public Holiday

Week 2
Mon 9 – Fri 13 April

CL
CLOSED

CLOSED
EP


Tuesday – Friday  8.30 – 5.00

Monday – Thursday  8.30am -6.00
Friday 8.30-5.00
Access to EM102
Tues-Thur 8:00am to 10.00pm
Fri    8:00am to 6:00pm

Access to EM102
Mon-Thur 8:00am to 10.00pm
Fri    8:00 am – 6.00pm
FF


Tuesday – Friday  8.30 – 5.00

Monday – Friday  8.30 – 5.00

Access to FQ Level 3
Tues-Thurs 7:00am to 9:30pm
Fri    7:00am to 5:00pm
Sat & Sun 9.00am to 3.30pm
Access to FQ Level 3
Mon-Thur 7:00am to 9:30pm
Fri    7:00am to 5:00 pm
Sat & Sun 9.00am to 3.30pm

GR

CLOSED
CLOSED
HB
Tues, Wed & Thursday 8.15 - 5.00
Fri  CLOSED
Monday – Thursday  8.15 – 5.00
Fri  CLOSED
PH
CLOSED

Monday – Thursday  8.30 – 5.00
Friday        CLOSED
PR
Tuesday – Friday  8.30 – 5.00

Saturday 7th 11.00-4.00
Monday – Friday  8.30 – 5.00

Saturday 14th April  11.00  - 4.00