Brown Barkla plant researcher SCU in lab looking at plants


We can advise researchers on impact measures, open access, getting published, database alerting services and managing your research data. As well as develop an SCU Researcher Profile for you to promote your research profile, assist you with EndNote and help you obtain research literature.

Library & DVC(R) presentations

A series of collaborative sessions between the Library and DVC(R), addressing topics of interest and relevance to all researchers.

Research impact: The view from both sides - 5th August, 2020

The presentations provide an overview of Academic and Non-academic research impact, addressing the following:

  • What is research impact?
  • How do we measure it?
  • Why does it matter?

Access and Indigenous Knowledge – 23rd October, 2019

In this session we are joined by Elders and Academics from Gnibi, College of Indigenous Australian Peoples. Uncle Herb Roberts, Janine Dunleavy and Dhinawan Baker reflect on what Open and Access mean in the context of Indigenous Knowledge, guided by the Gnibi Elders Principles (as outlined in Southern Cross University’s Reconciliation Action Plan).

How to publish strategically - 10th September, 2019

Jerry Vanclay and Mary Spongberg present on strategic publishing, followed by a Q&A with Library staff member and former researcher Jackie Wolstenholme.