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From 12 April, the Brotherton Library and Special Collections Research Centre…

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Skills@Library supports taught students to develop academic skills, through online resources, workshops, 1-to-1 appointments, drop-in sessions and teaching in the curriculum.

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Researcher@Library teams help staff and PhD researchers with open access, research data management, literature searching and increasing citations: online, in person and through workshops and events

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Your guide to how the Library supports researchers at the University of Leeds.

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