Postgraduate support

The Library supports Postgraduate students with resource discovery, referencing, library skills development, building a researcher profile and publishing advice

The Library provides a range of support services to Postgraduate students including online resources, research consultations and dedicated postgraduate study rooms.

Postgraduate study spaces

The Library has dedicated study rooms for Postgraduate students at the Kelburn and Law libraries.

You can also book one of our group study rooms.

Research services and support


You can book a research consultation with a subject librarian.  Subject librarians provide specialised research and learning support and act as liaisons to academic faculties, schools and programmes. To book a research consultation contact your subject librarian. Find them by subject.

Research consultations can include::

  • introduction to Library services and resources
  • assignment help
  • Library research skills (e.g. searching, identifying relevant resources)
  • using specific resources (e.g. subject-specific databases, eBooks)
  • referencing and citing (e.g. citation styles)
  • how to advance and enhance your research and profile.

Library guides

Our library guides provide information and advice on many topics to help you with your research.

Subject guides

Our subject guides are a great way to find relevant academic resources and scholarly databases.

Research guides

Our research guides can help you manage your work and also enhance your research and academic profile if you intend to publish.

You can also can access help via your subject librarian.

Thesis guides

Our Thesis guides provide information about formatting and submitting your thesis.  We also have a guide to help you search for theses.

Publishing guides

We have guides to help you learn about Open access publishing and Strategic publishing.

Training and workshops

We run group help sessions throughout the year – keep an eye on our workshops and events page.