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Computer Science Research Guide

"If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?" --Einstein


Suggestions to help you discover what's available at Dalhousie:

Tips for Using the Library

This one-page handout matches the Library Orientation Workshop.

Our NEW Novanet

Getting Started


Register your DalCard for use in the Dalhousie Libraries

This will allow you to:

  • Check out items from any of the Dalhousie Libraries
  • Check out materials from any Novanet Library
  • Renew your items online by logging in (click on "guest" in the upper right of the Novanet Catalogue) web page
  • Request articles from journals we cannot access (Document Delivery - Article)
  • Request books we do not have on our shelves (Document Delivery - Book)

Online Registration will be activated within 24 hours.

Can't wait?
For immediate access to library services, go to the Killam Library Service Point - this is the home library for Computer Science (Killam Library).

What information is needed?
See a copy of the Registration Form that is online.

YOUR Library Account
To renew books, place holds, request Novanet Express and check for overdue fines - you need to log in by clicking on "guest" in the upper right section of the Novanet Catalogue page.