IT in MIC
Welcome to Mary I Students' Union
Giving you a voice, helping you to use it
Enriching your college experience!

Accessing Student Email

Your student email is very important to your time in Mary I. If you've to email your lecturer you should  use your college email address because the Mary I spam system may mark your normal Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo email accounts as spam and your lecturer won't get the email. 

Your email address is in the following format: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Accessing Your College Email

Step 1: Log onto login.microsoftonline.com
Step 2: Enter your email and password
Your email address = This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Your password is the same as your computer log-in details in college.

Email can now be accessed and viewed.

 

Accessing College WiFi

Step 1: Choose MIC_Student from the wifi options

Step 2: Login Details are the same as your email details (see above)

 

 

 

Accessing Lecture Notes

A lot of lecturers put their in class presentations or readings on Lecture Notes / The LAN. Here's a guide on how to access them, whether on campus or off.

To access the Lecture Notes on Campus:

Step 1: Click on the Windows symbol in the bottom left (old Start Button)

Step 2: Type \\lecturenotes

Step 3: Hit Enter/Return

A new window should open up with all lecturers' folders. Navigate to the required folder.

 

To access the LAN (Lecture Notes) from home:

Got to: www.lan.mic.ul.ie

You will need to enter the following info:

Username : micstudent\studentnumber
Password : xxxxxxxxxx

Your log in details are  the same as your log in details for the MIC computers.

 Click OK. The LAN should open up. Click on the relevant link to open the lecturer folder you wish to access, the folder will open displaying any subfolders and files contained within it.

 

 

 

 Moodle

Moodle is another online resource that a lot of lecturers in Mary I use. Through Moodle, lecturers can post various readings and assignments for you to access. Below is a guide to registering on Moodle.

- Open your Internet Browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari etc.)
- Moodle is available at moodle.mic.ul.ie
- Click Create New Account
- Fill in the form – you need a valid email address
- Make a note of your username and password
- Click Create my new Account
- Check your email
- Click on the link in the email from Moodle
- You are now registered
- Click the module you are doing (Register for one module at a time)
- Put in your access code
- You should now have access to what is on Moodle for that module

Turnitin.com

 

Lecturers use this site to check students’ work for plagiarism i.e. copying/cheating

· Create an account (Username and password that you WILL remember)

· Enter module password

 

Computer Labs

 

On the Limerick Campus, these are located in rooms G33-G36 in the Foundation Building
Quiet room located in G36
Opening Hours: Monday-Thursday 9am-9pm, Friday 9am-6pm and Saturday TBC.

 

On the Thurles Campus, they are located next to the Library in room P226.
Opening Hours: Monday-Thursday 9am-9pm, Friday 9am-5pm and Saturday 12pm-3pm.

 

 Assistive Technology (A.T.)

Assistive technology (AT) is any use of technology which helps you perform a task more easily. AT does this by enhancing a person’s capabilities and independence, making the environment more accessible for all.

For further information on AT options available to you contact ICT Services at MIC. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Phone: 061-774 777

 

 

Printing / Topping Up Student Card

The student printing system is based on your MIC ID card. The Computer Lab Assistants will be more than happy to run through the working of the printing system with students.

You will need a Laser, Debit or Credit Card. If you don't have any of these, you can use a 3V card which is basically a disposable Credit Card. You can use this card to top up your print card as well as to book flights online as well as on sites such as ebay, amazon etc.

1. Go online to https://miccard.mic.ul.ie (or click the "Top Up Your Print Card Here" link at the top of misu.ie)

2. Enter your Username & Password. These are the same as what you use to log on to the college computers, the LAN and your student email account.


3. To top up your card, select “Transfer Funds”

4. Details required as follows

a. Card Holder Name

b. Amount (To Be Topped Up By)

c. Card Type

d. CVN (last three digits on the back of your card)

e. Card Number (the long one)

f. Expiry Date

5. Select “Click To Accept” and the “CHECK”

6. N.B. Amount Being Topped Up Appears in CENTS on next screen

7. On the final screen, select “ACCEPT” to complete transaction

The printer/copiers are dual purpose so they can photocopy and print.

 

Limerick campus: As well as the printer/copiers in the Computer labs, there are a number of copiers in both Library foyer and inside the library itself. There is a colour copier inside the Library.

 

Thurles campus:  there are printing facilities in the Print Room in room P227, which is right next to the Computer Lab and the Library.

Opening Hours: Monday-Thursday 9am-9pm, Friday 9am-5pm and Saturday 12pm-3pm.

 

 Pay as you go Print Station

Pay as you go printing is now available across from the Students Union (Limerick)

Located at the bottom of the Tara Steps in TARA Building across from MISU Reception.

1. Email your document to one of these email addresses:
Colour: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Black & White: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
You will receive a Privacy Release Code by return email from “PrinterOn Printspots”, normally within 1-2 minutes.

2. Retrieve your Printed Document
At the Print Station, enter the Privacy Release Code and press print. Then make payment and press Confirm. You have 3 days to retrieve your document. After the 1st print you can reprint up to 10 times, within 1 hour.

 

Any questions?

I.T problems contact ICT Services at MIC Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Phone: 061-774 777