Research Help

The University Libraries’ information resources and services support the teaching, learning and research initiatives of UB faculty and students. Our librarians help with all phases of the research process, including open access publishing, data management and maximizing the visibility/impact of scholarly research endeavors.


  • Research Guides

    Compiled by UB subject librarians, each guide provides information and helpful links to digital and print research resources, including top databases, primary sources, e-journals and more.

  • Research Tips

    Helpful tips on how to locate books, periodicals, full-text articles, search the web, cite books and articles and calculate how long assignments take to complete.

  • Workshops

    The Libraries offer a variety of hands-on workshops to assist students interested in sharpening their information literacy skills. Topics include Endnote for Beginners, Advanced Endnote, Microsoft Excel, database searching and many more.

  • Educational Services

    Librarians from the University at Buffalo (UB) Libraries are active participants in building the information literacy competencies of students at the undergraduate, graduate, and professional levels.

  • Scholarly Publishing

    Scholarly publishing is undergoing fundamental transformations and the UB Libraries want to help you understand how these changes impact your scholarly endeavors.

  • Faculty Support

    The University Libraries provide a broad array of resources and services to support UB faculty and teaching assistants. The subject librarian for your department, school, or research center is available to discuss Libraries' resources and services for your research and teaching, and for the students you teach. Please contact your librarian today.

  • Endnote

    The University at Buffalo Libraries are providing EndNote™ citation management software to UB's academic community.