Library services for researchers

The Library is your partner in research, contributing a range of services, resources and programs to strengthen effective discovery, use and management of information.

The Research Lifecycle tool can help connect you with the tools, information and advice for each stage of your research, or you can browse our key services below.

Accessing information and data

  • Locate and access the Library’s extensive print and online resources with Search. See our guides for advice on searching, and specialist databases.
  • Use the Document Delivery service to request material not available at Monash University.
  • Suggest new items for the collection.
  • Access data sets from the Library’s licensed databases or open source platforms with the Text and Data Mining service. Contact your Subject Librarian for further information.

Managing your research

  • Store, manage and cite references easily with EndNote.
  • Learn how to gather, use, explore, interpret and visualise data to effectively communicate your research and ideas with Data Fluency

Publishing and measuring impact

  • Publish research data and obtain a Digital Object Identifier (DOI) with monash.figshare.
  • Use altmetrics to better understand and demonstrate the impact of your research.

Consultations and training