Ask a DBS Librarian


Frequently Asked Questions

 

  • Where is the Library located?

  • Which libraries of the DBS Library Service do I have access to?

  • How do I find a book in the Library?

  • Why do some class numbers have letters in front of the number?

  • How can I book a study room in the Library?

  • How can I contact the Library?

  • What is the DBS Ask-a-Librarian Service

  • Who can use this service?

  • What hours is the service available?

  • What kinds of questions can I ask?

  • How do I borrow/return Library items?

  • How many items can I borrow from the Library?

  • How long can I keep the item?

  • Can I renew the items on my Library account?

  • Can I access my library account online?

  • How do I use self-issue station?

  • Can I borrow videos or DVDs?

  • What computer facilities are available in the libraries?

  • How do I log-in to a PC?

  • Can I book at PC in the Library?

  • Is there a wireless network available in the Library?

  • What printing facilities are available in the libraries?

  • What photocopying facilities are available in the libraries?

  • How can I print/photocopy in the Library?

  • Can I use my laptop in the Library?

  • How can I learn more about using Library resources?

  • Do you have examples of past assignments or theses?

  • Do you have past exam papers?

  • Is there any Audio & Visual software for students with disabilities available in the Library?

  • As a former student of DBS can I avail of the Library services?

  • What log-ins do I need to access the Library’s online resources?

  • What are kind of online materials can I access through the Library website?

  • What databases should I use for my research?

  • How can I access the E-book collection?