If you are embarking on a new piece of research, or working on an ongoing project, the library can support you in ensuring that all the research related information resources you need (including online resources, journals, books etc) are available to you.
See a selective listing from our catalogue of Books on Research Proposal preparation available in the Library
The Grant Writer's Handbook's companion website, featuring regularly updated resources and helpful links, can be found at www.ifm.eng.cam.ac.uk/research/grant-writers-handbook/
The Research Office publishes details of current funding opportunities on its website. The Research Accounting Office can help and advise with matters such as obtaining funding, costing your research proposal etc.
Research Professional is a database for sourcing current international funding opportunities. To get the most from this resource including alerting features, you should register your details with Research Professional and login each time you use it. See tutorial and webinar links below.
Once a month Research Professional run a 60 minute online training broadcast, aimed at introducing users to the basics of creating and configuring their personal accounts on Research Professional, as well as introducing them to the features of the platform. Sessions can be viewed from your own computer, and you will be able to ask questions via text chat. To register for a session, just follow the link (given below) for your desired date. Each session will run between 10.00am and 11.00am (GMT):
Some funds may be available for the purchasing of research support resources, such as books, new journal subscriptions and/or online resources for new and existing research units.
To recommend new purchases for the Library, please use this link.
See list below and the Support for Researchers webpages for lots more useful resources and links.