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Researchers

Library Services provide a range of support for your research, helping you to make the best use of your time.


Contact your Information Specialist to:
    Refresh your literature searching skills
    Assess journal quality
    Refine the way you keep up to date in your subject area
    Recommend new resources for purchase

Attend our summer series of Research Bites seminars for a quick refresher on a single topic or a comprehensive updating of your information and research skills

Make your publications Open Access to:
    Ensure they are eligible for inclusion in the REF
    Comply with your funder requirements
    Increase the readership of your research outputs

Manage your Research Data effectively to:
    Engage in good research practice
    Comply with your funder requirements
    Share your data for re-use

Find out more about:
    Copyright and your PhD thesis
    Using other University libraries
    Aston's research repository, Aston Research Explorer
    Direct e-mail delivery of journal articles not available through Aston's subscriptions (Inter-Library Loan) via My Library Record.
    Accessing theses from Aston and around the UK

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