Library Literature Search

This service is for registered library members who are carrying out work related research eg. Not related to private work/coursework.

To request a literature search to be done on your behalf, please complete the form below.


Information about you


Please note that fields marked with * are mandatory.
 

*

*

*

University affiliation (if applicable):



*

Other contact e.g. Personal mobile:


*


Information about your literature search request


There are two different types of search we offer:
 

  • A Standard search (copy of search strategy, sources searched and a list of results)
  • An Enhanced search (copy of search strategy, sources searched, list of results and a brief narrative summary of key articles). Please note: In some circumstances we may not be able to offer this service.

Please choose your search type:



We usually aim to provide Standard search results within 3 working days and Synthesized search results within 7 working days, or a timescale agreed with the requester. If your search is urgent, or is for a specific date or event in the future, please indicate the target date and provide further information regarding your timescale.


 
CalendarNow

Further details:

 

Purpose of search


Please select from the following alternatives (more than one choice is possible):

 









 If “Other”, please state here:



Your search topic


Please describe fully your search topic or question:


List the key terms and alternative or similar terms that describe your topic:

Please provide any other information about your search topic, including:
 

  • Any key studies, authors or reports you have already identified
  • Your expectations on the amount of evidence on this topic

Restrictions to be applied to your search


*

For date range, please select a start and end date below:

From:

CalendarNow

To:

CalendarNow

Language:



If Other, please list:



Alerts


Do you require a recurring search alert to be set up to notify you of any subsequent articles published on the topic?
 


If YES please indicate whether you would you like to receive email alerts:

 




Search Sharing


We would like to make the results of this search available to other staff. Are you happy to share the results?
If yes, please indicate who can see the results of this search



Disclaimer


In completing the Literature Search Request form, the enquirer acknowledges that the library cannot be held responsible for the information provided from the sources searched, nor for the consequences of any subsequent action taken by the enquirer.
 


Please enter the security code exactly how it is shown below then click Submit:*

 Security code