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IAA Useful links

ESRC Research and Impact website

ESRC Impact Toolkit

University of York Research Impact pages

Dowling review of business-university research collaborations (July 2015)

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTP)

Information about Parliament

Parliament website

Get Involved with Parliament (UK Parliament YouTube channel)

A to Z list of members of the House of Lords

Roles in the House of Lords (Research Report)

A to Z list of MPs

Index of the House of Commons Register of Members' Interests

Parliamentary Committees

Committee inquiries: open calls for evidence

Parliamentary Libraries

Parliamentary Libraries are in fact research centres, providing a wide range of policy briefings to all MPs and Peers.

House of Lords Library

House of Commons Library

The Commons Library produces a wide range of research papers and briefing notes which are available to the public. Researchers can submit their papers to the Commons Library for inclusion in briefing papers. The address is

The Library may want to contact researchers about their work at short notice. It is useful to ensure that you can be easily found online, on a blog or through social media. It is also important that your latest research and contact details can be found. A personal website is useful to have.

Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology

This office was established in order to ensure that MPs and Members of the House of Lords have access to independent scientific advice.  The office has specialists in a range of disciplines who provide advice through briefings, conferences and one to one support for parliamentarians.

POST also offer a number of fellowships for Postdoctoral students throughout the year, funded by the learned societies.

Each year the office produces are series of POSTNotes which provide a concise briefings on a range of topical issues.


A list of Bills before Parliament. Once a Bill has begun the formal stages of scrutiny you can track its progress through email alerts.