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The Researchers Companion has been designed to answer the questions researchers ask at every step of the research life cycle

What services do the Library Research Services team offer?

The Library Research Services team provides a range of services and support for researchers at all career stages.

Assistance and training

  • Workshops for research staff and higher degree by research students (see workshop tab)
  • One-on-one consultations.
  • Workshops by request.
  • Research metrics, citation databases, publishing, author metrics etc.
  • Open Access information.
  • Research data management.


Research Online,  ECU’s institutional Open Access Repository

  • Making available the open access version of ECU research outputs.
  • The open access version of your research datasets.
  • Publication of ECU theses.
  • Publishing platform for ebooks, journal and conference hosting


Research Data Management and Open Access research datasets

  • Assistance with publishing your Open Access research dataset on Research Online.
  • Assistance with finding Open Access research datasets.
  • Assistance with your ECU data management plan.