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Library Research Support

Finding and managing information

In this section you’ll find information and guidance on literature searching, how to access resources, reference management and keeping up to date with developments in your subject area.

The How to Search guide gives a very useful overview of the search process and search techniques.

Our presentation introduces some key ideas and practices in searching for information. There is a recorded version which includes a demonstration of some of these ideas and practices.

To find out more about subject specific databases, see the relevant Subject Guide.

The Referencing guide has detailed information and guidance on using RefWorks.

Research Skills

The library has print and electronic books covering a range of research methodologies and analytical techniques.

Our Remote Research guide covers remote data collection methods.

The SAGE Research Methods collection has material of use to researchers in engineering, nursing, allied health, social sciences, education, and business.

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