Information Services Division


How to search for information in IRIS

This guide provides help for everyone who would like to use IRIS to find out about researchers and research activity at UCL.

IRIS is a one-stop shop for information on research activity at UCL. The key focus is the Researcher Profile which combines automatically generated content with researcher's own summaries of their activity.

This guide is aimed at...

  • Students
  • Staff
  • IT Administrators
  • SLMS staff
  • Visitors
  • Researchers

Before you start...


    Our 'Searching in IRIS (pdf)' guide provides comprehensive instructions for finding information about researchers, publications, activities, groups, themes, or departments.

    Related guides & other info

    For more information about using IRIS, see these user guides and FAQs

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