Academic research support

Optimise your research visibility, enhance your research profile, access research tools, and discover library resources.

The Library provides a range of help services to academic and PhD researchers. Services include resource discovery, how to increase your research visibility, enhancing your researcher profile, open access publishing, publishing strategies and advice, analytics and advice about identifying potential collections.

Research services and support

Contact your subject librarian to discuss any of the following:

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.

University research software

The University offers a range of supported software Contact the Centre for Academic Development for advice and support.


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