This webpage is a resource to help researchers safeguard their research and scholarly activity. This pulls together U of G-specific resources and information alongside guides produced by the U15 and the Government and Canada, and covers issues such as mitigating economic and/or geopolitical risks in sensitive research, travel and cybersecurity, export controls and working with controlled goods.
University of Guelph is committed to knowledge and technology transfer as part of its mission to Improve Life. This commercialization framework provides faculty, staff, and students with resources and policies to help them protect, manage and commercialize intellectual property for U of G-related research.
CCS provides core IT services to the greater campus community. These include internet connectivity, a campus wide integrated email and calendaring system, telephony infrastructure, software distribution, development of single sign-on technology, learning resources, and more.
Physical Resources builds, operates and maintains the physical assets of the University and provides quality customer oriented services that support the needs of the University community. Physical Resources can assist researchers requiring renovations to laboratory space or the construction of new buildings.
We are here to help facilitate research and teaching across campus from surgical equipment to Mars rovers. We can help you to design, create or modify existing equipment. We have many years of experience to be pulled upon for your current and future projects.
Research Financial Services will provide assistance and guidance to meet the financial administrative requirements of sponsored research awards.
Research Financial Services will set up accounts, deposit cheques, and prepare financial reports for research awards while supporting the University community by ensuring compliance with University policies and procedures, government regulations, and the requirements of all research sponsors.
Laboratory personnel including employees, students and visitors are exposed to potential hazards unique to laboratory settings and hazardous materials each and every day. In order to address the health, safety and environmental challenges specific to the laboratories, a Laboratory Safety Program has been developed by Environmental Health and Safety.
Data Access, Collection, and Analysis
The Branch Research Data Centre (BRDC) at the University of Guelph is a branch of Statistics Canada’s Research Data Centres (RDCs) that offer Canada's research community secure access to detailed microdata in universities across the country.
Staffed by Statistics Canada analysts, RDCs operate in accordance with the confidentiality provisions of the Statistics Act and are accessible only to researchers with approved projects and security clearance.
Gartner is the global leader in providing accurate and current research for the technology industry. Providing help to staff, students and faculty to translate complex IT issues to comprehensive advice and meaningful analysis, as well as educating on anticipated issues, Gartner can help you make smarter and faster decisions.
Each member of the University can build a personal library of Gartner IT reports, research, and webinars through the myGartner dashboard.
The Online Surveys Service allows you to create, publish, and manage surveys using the Qualtrics product.
Library – Publishing Support
- Traditional scholarly publishing outlets may require authors to sign over their rights to the publisher, thereby losing their right to use their work in future, share it freely with others, self-archive it, or post it to their personal website
The Library can help faculty & graduate student authors with: