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SETU Waterford Libraries Guide for Researchers


SETU Waterford Libraries Research Support

SETU Waterford Libraries offers a comprehensive support framework for researchers and postgraduate students at all levels, operating not only as a source of information and knowledge in all the traditional and newer forms, but also as a support centre for education and lifelong learning.

SETU Waterford Libraries recognise that researchers require specific supports from the library. This guide brings together all the relevant library resources available to researchers. 

Contact the Library Learning Support Team at for more guidance and information.

** New ** May 2023 **

SETU has joined Irish Research Electronic Library (IReL) which is a consortium of Irish Research Libraries providing access to licensed e-resources, Open Access Publishing Agreements and open science infrastructure. It delivers quality peer-reviewed online research publications: journals, eBooks, databases and index & abstracting services.  

All available here and listed below.

*Researchers please note a number of these databases offer a Read and Publish Agreement, for further information please contact Terry O'Brien, Head of Library & Information Services - SETU Waterford.

  • Cambridge Core Journals (Read and Publish)
  • JSTOR Vol 1-VII
  • Oxford University Press Journals (Read and Publish)
  • SAGE Online Journals (Read and Publish)
  • Science Classic
  • Social Science Premium Collection
  • Taylor and Francis Social Science and Humanities and Medical Collection (Read and Publish)
  • Wiley Online Library (Read and Publish)

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SETU Waterford Libraries are operating library services on campus and our dedicated staff are committed to supporting you with your academic studies. If you need help and assistance please contact us via email at or library learning support at and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

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One to ones aim to give personalized, in-depth library support for undergraduate students, postgraduate students and staff. So whether you are starting out in the first year of your course or looking for a refresher on library databases we are here to help you. Request one to one library help.