White Rose Libraries: Opportunities to connect and collaborate Katy Sidwell Research Support Advisor Leeds University Library Adapted from an original presentation by Maria Mawson © The University of Sheffield Library contacts University of Leeds Scholarly Communication and Researcher Skills Team [email protected] University of Sheffield Maria Mawson, Faculty Librarian Social Sciences [email protected] University of York Research Support Team [email protected] Library web pages for researchers Leeds http://library.leeds.ac.uk/researcher Sheffield http://www.sheffield.ac.uk/library/research/introduction York http://www.york.ac.uk/library/info-for/researchers/ Shared library access SCONUL Access – reciprocal access scheme COPAC – union library catalogue combining access to the holdings of many research libraries British Library – information for researchers Eduroam – wireless network access Online open access repositories Research articles and outputs WRRO – White Rose Research Online Doctoral theses WREO – White Rose Etheses Online UK doctoral theses EThOS – British Library Electronic Theses Online Service Managing literature search results EndNote and EndNote Online reference management software available in all three institutions with a web-based option that can be used to share sets of bibliographic references Other products are available similar functionality may also be available in online reference management software such as Mendeley and Zotero Datasets and Research Data Management Sources for social sciences datasets include Economic & Social Data Service UK Data Archive Useful sites for information about research data management (RDM) include Digital Curation Centre UK Data Archive Research skills development Libraries contribute to institutional research training programmes. Areas covered include literature search and review, reference management software, current awareness. Check our websites for details. Vitae includes advice on developing your skills, including the Researcher Development Framework. Any questions?