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Information, Research and Study Skills Resources: How to do Research
This list of books and resources is not exhaustive. To find out more, search Discovery or browse the shelves at 001.42 and 371.3 See also:
DiscoveryCross search many of the Library's databases and other resources. Discovery allows Heriot-Watt University students and staff to find books, journals, journal articles, reports, electronic books, market reports, newspaper articles, etc., easily and quickly using a single search box.
Log-in to Discovery using your Heriot-Watt username/password in the format [abc123], this will allow you to save your searches/results, see which print items you have out on loan and renew/reserve print items.
To access the full-text of eBooks/Journals, you will need to log-in again when prompted.
Note: not all of our databases are searched by Discovery and some databases have additional functions/features that you can only use if you access them directly. Please consult your Subject Guide to find out which resource are best for your subject area.