Computer Networking: Home

This guide is to help students of computer networking find resources to succeed in their studies.

O'Reilly eBooks

Don't forget to use O'Reilly eBooks. This database contains thousands of all the latest searchable eBooks, videos, and case studies on all aspects of computing and technology. Available 24/7.

How to use O'Reilly eBooks

LinkedIn Learning (Formerly Lynda.com)

           LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning is an online resource for Ara students. Follow the videos and complete the exercises to independently develop your knowledge and skills. 

Welcome

Welcome to the Computer Networking subject guide. A selection of resources have been hand selected for you to use to aid you with your studies. If you have any questions at all please contact the library.

Ted Talks - Computing

Let's take back the internet! is just one of many Ted Talks on computing subjects. 

Hub, Switch or Router?

Ask Live

AskLive is our instant messaging service. You can chat with the library by entering your question in the box below that says “Type here to chat …”

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Ask Live operates during our opening hours at City campus, Christchurch. We are open 7 days.

Please note:

  • In the evenings and weekends, specialised support may not be available. If so, your question may be referred to an expert for action on the next working day.
  • In My Ara, under “Learning Resources” you may also find what you need by entering keywords in the box on the "Learning Resources" page in My Ara.

Information and Research Skills

For help on how to find, evaluate and present information we recommend the Information skills subject guide This guide will ensure an easier pathway to academic success!  We also have a Research subject guide  for those of you taking your studies to the next level.   

infographic on information literacy

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