Researcher support

Our librarians offer a variety of research support services. These services are available for free to all U of M faculty, staff, and graduate students. Research support is also available to U of M departments, colleges, schools, research centers, and labs.

Research impact

Literature reviews


Data science

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Data Repository for U of M (DRUM)

DRUM is a publicly available collection of digital research data generated by U of M researchers, students, and staff. Anyone can search and download the data housed in the repository, instantly or by request. DRUM accepts submissions from U of M affiliates for digital archiving and access.

University Digital Conservancy

The University Digital Conservancy (UDC) provides free, worldwide open access to scholarly and administrative works produced by or about the University of Minnesota.

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Systematic review

Collaborate with librarians to conduct systematic reviews of the literature.

Policy and news media impact

Request reports on individual or departmental research mentioned or cited in public policy, news media, blog posts, and other informational sites to broadly demonstrate research impact.

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