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Information Skills & Using Research Materials

Information Skills & Using Research Materials

Developing your search strategies to choose and use source materials effectively​.

Our information specialists, librarians and archivists are available for one-to-one support at all stages of your research projects. We offer expert advice to save you time, from planning where to look for information, to building complex searches in a range of databases and platforms, to using archival materials. We have designed a suite of self-directed Canvas courses for each of the Faculty Postgraduate Researcher Development Programmes, each tailored to your subject-specific and interdisciplinary needs.

What topics do we cover and how can we advise you?​

Our training and development offer is mapped to the Vitae Researcher Development Framework and designed to support you in building relevant digital and information literacies for your research needs.

Our teams work together to offer a holistic service to individual researchers and to research groups.​

Embedded training for postgraduate researchers

Click on the relevant Faculty below to browse and book upcoming training events and self-enrol on Canvas courses. Further details of our offer are also available on your Postgraduate Researcher Development Canvas Communities.

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