Ideas and Opportunities

Ideas and opportunities

Need help locating published research?

Check our Subject Research Guides

These guides have been designed by specialist librarians and list key subject and interdisciplinary databases that index the published research literature.

Stay up-to-date with citation databases

Check citations to your articles and find highly cited research and influential papers.

Read research that makes the news in The Conversation

An independent source of analysis, commentary and news from the academic and research community.

Explore Minerva Access

A repository of the University of Melbourne research outputs.

Other resources

Looking for a collaborator?

Melbourne Research Windows is a starting point for researchers seeking to:

  • Find researchers focusing on similar areas of research at the University
  • Find potential collaborators and build collaboration networks
  • Identify the research strengths and achievements of researchers at Melbourne.
  • Find an expert – search for University of Melbourne researchers by name or research topic
  • The Research Data Registry can be used to find research data collections at Melbourne. Researchers can browse the registry for projects, grants, datasets and publications of interest to discover potential collaborators.

Keeping up-to-date 

Staying current: a guide with tips on keeping up-to-date with new research with journal and book alerts, RSS feeds, Table of Contents (TOC) alerts and conference alerts.

Want more research support from the library?

Discuss your research-specific information needs in a one-on-one research consultation with library professionals. Consultations are tailored to your needs and experience.


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