Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
Research Support Libguide
Click on this link to find very useful advice and information on Research
This libguide provides guidelines to research support services and resources available to researchers throughout all stages of the research cycle.
It covers :
Develop a Research Question
Design Data Collection Methods
Collect, test, analyse and interpret data
Follow Research and Ideas
Assessment and Research Output
Training and Development
Research Databases and Resources1
Web of Science: 1945-Present
An academic citation index of scholarly literature in the sciences, social sciences, arts and humanities. Includes proceedings
of international conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions.
Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of research literature and quality web sources. It s designed to find the information scientists need. Quick, easy and comprehensive, Scopus provides superior support of the literature research process.
InCites is a customized, citation-based research evaluation tool that enables you to analyze institutional productivity and benchmark your output against peers worldwide. There are three modules: Research Performance Profiles, Institution Profiles and Global Comparisons
Research Channel in Africa
Detailed reports on key industrial sectors such as steel, electricity, defence and telecommunications, as well as on important African minerals including gold, platinum, diamonds and copper. An important business resource providing intelligence on industry and mining in Africa.
DoE Approved Journal List
Department of Education approved list of accredited journals