Learning, Teaching and Research Support

The Library's support teams provide assistance to students, academics and researchers.

Learning Support

Students benefit from a variety of year round information skills teaching including practical-based lectures and demonstrations, dissertation workshops and one-to-one appointments. Online support is also provided through videos, tutorials and an enquiry service. 

Research Support

Library staff assist researchers with publications management, including, deposit in the institutional repository,  (LSTM Online Archive), Article Processing Charges (APCs), and REF Compliance.  

Support is also provided for research data management, ‘data sharing’ and ‘data curation



Teaching Support

Library staff advise teaching colleagues on the development of reading lists, ensuring the right materials are available in print or online, support on copyright issues, inter-library loans and skills development.