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Arts & Creative Industries Subject Guide: For Researchers

This is the subject guide for the School of Arts & Creative Industries

For Researchers

A suite of pages to take you through all the aspects of information management for Research:


The Research Landscape  - general resources for researchers Reviewing the literature in your subject
Current awareness and contents pages Managing your references
Finding researchers and collaborating   Making an impact and assessing the competition
Creativity and inspiration  


Library Services for Researchers

You will find more detailed information on using some of these services on the library's general Research webpages as well.

As well as the tools in these pages, the Library offers a range of services to researchers, for example:

Journal article searching via LibrarySearch   /  Access to numerous subject databases via LibrarySearch /   Endnote help   

Sage Research Methods   

Edinburgh Napier Research Repository   

Open Access Blog  -  support for REF2020 publication requirements.  Have you heard of Sherpa Romeo and Sherpa Juliet?  If not, maybe you need to look here!


If you need books or articles beyond the scope of these services, you are welcome to get in touch with me to discuss further options.  We may be able to purchase some materials, facilitate access to other libraries, or order items via interlibrary loan as necessary. 


If you would like to know more about any of these services, please email me to arrange an appointment.