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Research support

Helping you to undertake and publish your research, and maximise its impact.


Here at Cranfield we support the philosophy of Open Research and acknowledge its role in building a thriving research culture. What is Open Research? 

Please ensure you are aware of your responsibilities as a Cranfield researcher. Our library research support service is here to help you do this:

Cranfield’s Institutional Rights Retention Policy
Cranfield’s Open Research Policy
Cranfield’s other research-related policies 


Share your research now!

Log on to the CRIS


Help whenever you need it

We can support you in every stage of the research lifecycle, from providing the resources and training you need, to helping you manage your data, getting published, and increasing the visibility of your research. 

Here are some of our guides to key areas:


Publishing your work open access

Open access 
UKRI Open Access Policy
Rights retention
Cranfield publisher deals 
Predatory publishing


Managing your research

Research data management 
ORCID accounts
CRIS support guides


Please contact your Library Research Support Team: