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The Library offers an evidence search service, which is available to all members of staff.

To request an evidence search to be conducted on your behalf please complete the form.

We may contact you to discuss your requirements and deadline. 


If you are a student on placement, the Librarians at your university are best placed to help you. We have created a useful guide including information and contact details for a variety of universities.
Students on Placement: Library Support 

If you would like to perform a search for yourself in the first instance, please look at our Database page.

We offer a variety of one-to-one training sessions to help equip you with the skills needed to perform an efficient evidence search. For more information on the training sessions available to you, please see our Library Training page.

How to Search the Literature Effectively is e-learning available to aid you with evidence searching. The e-learning takes you through the basics of searching.

 How to Search the Literature Effectively – E-Learning

 Building confidence in Critical Appraisal

An OpenAthens account will be required to access the e-learning. For further help and information, please contact the Library team.

 Register for an account


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