Support for Learning

De Chastelain Library is where you can develop both your academic skills and your creativity. We offer a wide range of resources, classes to help develop your research skills, and online guidance via our LibGuides. 

Services We Provide

The Library provides a range of services to support your learning. For example, we:

Purchase, collect and categorise resources in various formats, for which we provide a suite of search options.

Make material available to borrow - see the guide for more information. 

Provide areas for study. You need to book your space. 

Help you with your query. Email us at or live chat via Moodle.

Provide guidance on how to avoid plagiarism by referencing. In DkIT, the referencing system used is called the Harvard Referencing system - view our guide here.

Offer an introduction to the Mendeley Reference Manager.

Library Support: Contact Us

The Library has dedicated liaison librarians to help you make the most of our services and resources, including subject support.

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