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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.

Always check that you are following the requirements provided by your School. 



You can explore the different topics using the left-hand navigation.

Get tips from previous students in Student Story.

Student Story

As you embark on your own dissertation, there is guidance from the Institute for Academic Development (IAD).

Institute for Academic Development

Find out more about literature searching and managing your references. 

Literature Search
Managing your references

Explore key resources for your research in Subject Guides.

Subject Guides

Go beyond DiscoverEd and explore collections.

Cultural Heritage Collections
Digital Primary Sources


Dissertation and Thesis Festival

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

Dissertation and Thesis Festival Dates for 2023 - 2024 

  • Semester 1: Monday 30th October - 10th November 2023 
  • Semester 2: Monday 11th - Friday 15th March 2024.

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

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