University Library

Research support services

Further information

Search the UWA Research Repository

Contact Research Publication & Data Services

The University Library provides a wealth of research assistance specifically for staff, postgraduates and honours students.

Services we provide:

UWA Profiles and Research Repository and the UWA Publications Collection

Research Data Management Services

The Library can assist you with research data planning, storage, sharing and publishing. See the Research Data Management Services webpage for more information.

Add your datasets to the UWA Profiles and Research Repository.

Research Assistance

Librarians and Senior Librarians are available in each UWA library to provide advice and support to researchers in individual consultations or to groups (e.g project or discipline groups). We also offer the Library Research Support Program of workshops and seminars designed to develop research skills and assist with common challenges in the research lifecycle.

Library Survival Guides for Researchers

EDFAA Library

We provide self-help materials for researchers through our Library Survival Guides. You will find guides on the following topics:

UWA Researcher Training Framework

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The Researcher Training Framework, a joint initiative of the UWA Graduate Research School and the University Library, is an interactive, online tool which enables postgraduate research students and early career researchers to identify and develop the skills relevant to both their immediate research project and career aspirations.


Learn about copying and reproducing materials for teaching purposes and copyright for higher degree theses, as well as the special copyright considerations required when submitting items to the UWA Research Repository.

Citations, Altmetrics and Researcher Profiles

Consult Citations, Altmetrics and Researcher Profiles and find out about research impact measurement at the national level.