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SETU Libraries Waterford 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**July 2023**

New databases are listed below and all are available here and from the Databases & More tab.


6 million pages of newspaper content from titles North and South of the Irish border and through the newspaper obituaries Irish genealogists can search, retrieve and view births, deaths and marriage records from over 279 years of Irish publications. On-campus access only.

IREL NEW SAGE Research Methods is a research methods tool created to help researchers, faculty and students from all disciplines with their research projects. Accessible on campus and off campus.

** 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.  


*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 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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