Research Help

The Library actively supports our faculty and research students in preparing, publishing, archiving their research and managing their research impact. Here are some resources the Library provides to support your research:

Apart from the above, here are some additional tools and services to walk you through different stages of the research cycle:

EndNote & Others

Tools to help you cite and organize references efficiently and accurately in your research work. Visit our step-by-step guides to learn more tips on using EndNote, Mendeley, and others.

Publishing Support & Open Access

To keep our researchers informed of latest developments in scholarly communication and publishing trends, the Library regularly organizes publishing seminars and author talks. Stay tuned on our News & Events for coming talks. Visit our guides to learn more tips on:

Author Profiles & PIRA

To eliminate problems associated with name ambiguity and also to help increase the visibility of your research works, the Library proactively facilitates the registration of ORCID and assists faculty in updating their author profiles with publications from various sources. Visit our guides to learn more about:

Research Data Support

Tools and good practices are offered to help you better organize your research data, and guide you in developing the Data Management Plan (DMP) in order to fulfill the requirements of the publishers or funding bodies. Visit our guides to learn more about DMP and free DMP tools.

Citation Search Service

Citation search service to help PolyU faculty and research staff to verify their publications and citation counts using metrics from Web of Science or Scopus. Visit our Citation Search Service guide to know more.

Contact the Research Support Team if you have enquiries on any of the above topics.