Welcome to Leeds Beckett University, where we are proud of our vibrant research community.
As an MRes, MPhil or PhD student you are supported in the Library by your Academic Librarian and the Research Services team. The Library can provide tailored support to research students to help you promote the reach and impact of your work.
Your Academic Librarian can help you with:
The Research Services team can help you with:
We provide training sessions throughout the year and are happy to meet one-on-one for an informal chat. Contact us for more information.
The Graduate School supports research students throughout their programme of study, providing a gateway to all the information needed around administration, training and development. See the Graduate School website for more details.
You may wish to use social media to engage with other students and your wider research community, especially Twitter. Using Twitter you can:
For a comprehensive guide to social media and research, please see our webpage here.
Pro-Study is a study tool that collects and organises your research in a single click.
Simply highlight text from websites, PDFs, Microsoft Word and just about anywhere else, then categorise into your own research topics by saving it into your personalised colour coded category tabs.
Pro-Study provides quick hyperlinks back to the original websites. It also allows you to export this research as either a whole project or as individual categories into Microsoft Word or your favourite Mindmapping software with all of the referencing done for you in the required style and format.
MATLAB is designed for engineers and scientists who require platforms that let them explore, express new ideas and solve difficult problems. It allows researchers to analyse and visualise data from files, applications, web services, and devices.
Extensive support is provided through the MATLAB website.