Research skills and training


We offer face-to-face and online training as well as one-to-one appointments with our Research Skills Advisors.

Raising Your Research Profile
Come to a 'showcase' session to get a broad understanding of issues in Open Access, research metrics, Research Data Management, copyright and social media. Use our 'menus' to commission bespoke training for you and your group.

Subject support 
Check our online guide by subject area for advice on the best resources for your research.

Book a one-to-one appointment
Research Skills Advisors are available Monday to Friday 9:00 to 17:00.

Request training for groups
For academics seeking to provide library research skills for your students or research group.

Research skills training
Browse the opportunities to develop key skills such as writing, researching and time management.

Digital and Technology Skills 
Develop your skills with databases, statistical software, digital images, spreadsheets and more.

Thesis advice

Endnote: bibliographic software
An introductory course on the product designed to help researchers input, store, organise, retrieve and format lists of references in a variety of discipline specific styles.

Research and information skills: online courses
Browse our Canvas gallery to find courses such as 'research integrity', and 'literature searching and systematic review'.

Academic Skills Gateway
Online skills resources