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Guidance for Researchers: Home

This guide seeks to provide basic guidance and sources of best practice. It does not constitute legal advice

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To request resources contact:

Collection Management Team at

We can answer questions about trial resources too.

Support offered in Tutorials

Tutorial is available online or face-to-face by all Learning, Teaching and Research Librarians regarding the following areas and more:

  • accessing resources
  • search strategies
  • advanced search techniques
  • current awareness alerts
  • resources beyond BCU Library
  • evaluating information sources
  • BCU repository & Open Access

To book an appointment, use the link and select the relevant Faculty:

Link to your Subject Guide

For subject-specific resources and guidance:

Subject Guides

Support for Researchers


This guide provides information to support your research at BCU and beyond:

Events and Workshops

Contact Us

For further information and support with your research:
Computing Engineering & Built Environment
Institute of Creative Arts; Royal Birmingham Conservatoire Music & Acting
Defence School of Healthcare Education
Institute of Jewellery, Fashion & Textiles; Institute of Media & English; School of Architecture & Design

Social Sciences; Accountancy, Finance & Economics
Nursing & Midwifery
Health Sciences (excluding ODP, Paramedic Science & Public Health)
Birmingham City Business School; Law
Education & Social Work

Research Support Librarian

To book an appointment with any of the Librarians listed above, use the link below and select your Faculty:

Research Support Librarian

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Guojin Liu

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