Academic Support and Library

Academic Support

Helen Elder will be providing academic support for CSM PhD students.

In order to book a meeting, please contact:



Library Information

All of the following information is from the PhD student library workshop held by Viv Eades  on 31 November 2016. If you have any questions, please contact Viv Eades

Library and literature searching

– keywords and concepts – organising your ideas

– search strategies (boolean) and operators

– searching ArticlesPlus, Library Catalogue and Google Scholar

– using other libraries, SCONUL scheme, Wellcome Collection and Inter Library Loans

All links found below

PhD library research session

GS self explore card

AP self explore card

PhD worksheet














The Doctoral Platform at CSM offers PhD candidates the space in which to meet, share research, as well as co-ordinate, curate and participate in a variety of events.

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