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The Open University provides an extensive range of support services for researchers (academics and students) at all career stages.
Each faculty has an in-house dedicated research support team which works in collaboration with the central Research & Enterprise team.
The following pages sign-post you to the resources and support available across the University to assist your research endeavours.
For links to guidance based on the stage you are in the research life cycle please use the R&E Lifecycle guide.
Find your personal contacts including your tutor and student support team:Contact the OU
Help with the University’s computing systems:Computing Guide Computing Helpdesk System Status
Help with accessing the online library, referencing and using libraries near you:Library help and support