Support for Research

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  • Support in UWS

    Library services for researchers include provision of resources and personal support to assist you with your research. 

    Please discuss your needs with your Subject Librarian to ensure you are using the best resources and search techniques for your area of interest.

    For specialist advice and support with advanced skills go to 'How to Research...'. 

  • Core Resources for Research

    The British Library



    Dart Europe E-thesis Portal


    ProQuest Dissertations and Theses

    Journal Citation Reports

    Special Collections



  • Request an item that is not available from a UWS library

    UWS Library offers an inter-library loan service giving our users access to material that is not usually held in our collections. A request form must be submitted to a campus library for each item and priority is given to requests from lecturing staff and students studying at Level 9 or above.  Requests can be submitted to any of the campus Service Desks or by email to: