Visual Resources Centre

 

The Visual Resources Centre is located in Edward Murphy Library and holds a collection of Blu-Rays, DVDs, CD-Roms, and other audio/visual resources.

For equipment such as headphones and portable DVD-players, please ask at the Issue Desk.

The Visual Resource Centre also offers a range of instruction sessions, Monday-Friday, 10:00-17:00. Details of these can be found below. 

 

Introduction to Arstor

Logging into Artstor, searching for images, saving images into groups, downloading images, making Powerpoint presentations (optional) and understanding the metadata provided with each image. Also an intro to basic Photoshop skills (optional). 

 

Introduction to citation software Zotero

Downloading the free software, set- up, saving references and file management within the Zotero program. 

 

Citation Help and File Management

On-going advice and assistance given on citing books, articles and images; as well as basic file management for all of your college projects, on your personal computer.

 

Other services at the Visual Resources Centre

NCAD academic staff can also order images to be digitized for lectures by contacting the Visual Resources Centre staff.

 

For booking:

Email mahert@staff.ncad.ie

Phone +353-1-636 4380

Drop-in service also available.