AU Library offers a number of services to researchers. Anything from help to acquiring the materials necessary for your research, to helping you find the right outlets to publish your research. If you feel that a specific service is missing, you are more than welcome to contact AU Library – and we will try and help you.
Do you have suggestions for books that you think should be available at the library?
AU Library can assist you with publishing your different kinds of materials. We offer guidance on publishing strategies and we offer to publish both journals and e-books through Scholarly Publication Service.
Are you aware of copyright laws when you use other researchers materials in your own works? And are you aware of your own rights when you want to publish your own research? If not, AU Library can help you.
PURE is Aarhus Universitets Institutional Repository. A reseachdatabase, used to collect, maintain and add visibility to publications et al from Aarhus University. This and more on PUREs own website.
Need an insight into your field, or curious about the importance of a specific journal or publication? AU Library is offering assistance with Citation analyses. It can be applied for more than just "quality measurements". Citation analysis is one of two statistical analysis methods, known collectively as bibliometrics.
AU recommends that researchers create an ORCID iD, which is a researcher-ID. With a researcher-ID you are able to always keep track of your publications. AU Library offers help and guidance in the use of ORCID.
Tackle your search process in a structured manner and organise your search in advance. You can minimise the risk of reproducing already existing research and have a greater chance of avoiding bias.
AU Library supports the reference management tool EndNote, which all employees and students at Aarhus University have access to for free.