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This guide highlights the help and resources available from the Library to support your dissertation or research project. It also directs you to other support teams that may be useful.

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Image of  person holding a mobile device. Text:  Dissertation Festival. Discover the help and resources available from the LIbrary to support your dissertation.

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Get tips from previous students in Student Story.

Student Story

As you embark on your own dissertation, there is guidance from the Institute of Academic Development.

Institute of Academic Development

Find out more about literature searching and managing your references. 

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Explore key resources for your research in Subject Guides.

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Go beyond DiscoverEd and explore collections.

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Dissertation Festival

The Library's Dissertation Festival brings together the support that the Library, Digital Skills and IAD provide for students undertaking their dissertations.

Dissertation Festival Dates for 2022 - 2023 

  • Semester 1: Monday 31st October - 4th November 2022 
  • Semester 2: Monday 6th - Friday 17th March 2023.

For the programme of events and previous event recordings visit the Dissertation Festival webpage.  

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