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Liaison Librarian

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Clair Sharpe
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You can contact me by email or by Teams.

Sign in to export Reaxys results

Following a Reaxys update, users now need to use a personal sign in rather than an institutional sign in to be able to export search results e.g. to Endnote. 

For more information about exporting in Reaxys, please see 

How do I export results? 

New journal subscription

Good news!

May 2021

The library has subcribed access to Molecular Simulation with full text access from Vol 18 (6), 1997. 

Available directly from this link -

March 2021

Following requests from the department, the library now subcribes to Nature Catalysis, with full text access from Vol 1, 2018. 

Explore directly from this link, also listed in the catalogue and DISCOVER -

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As well as library workshops, there are events for researchers held across campus.  Click on the links below to see upcoming events:

PGR Development

PGR Development provides a flexible programme that supports all postgraduate research students with their on-going professional and personal development. The programme has been designed to provide a range of opportunities that effectively help prepare PGRs in becoming successful researchers and plan for their future careers.

VITAE Events for Researchers

engage@liverpool is a cross-faculty research and methods initiative at the University of Liverpool. Interdisciplinary in character, it supports research across the social sciences, the arts and humanities and the natural, life and formal sciences by stimulating, encouraging, and promoting excellence and innovation in the area of research methods and methodology in particular.

To this end, engage@liverpool organises and supports a range of research methods related activities including:

  • Regular talks, presentations, and seminars
  • Master classes, Workshops, and Clinics
  • Symposia and Conferences

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