Scholarly Research Support

From developing a data management plan for a grant proposal to publishing, sharing, and preserving your own research, Cook Library can help faculty, students, and staff at every step of the research lifecycle.


  • Data Studio

    Learn more about this 2nd floor lab with specialized software for data analysis, visualization, and mapping.

  • Research Data Services

    Discover how we can help you with your project in the data lifecycle from planning to sharing.

  • Grants Menu

    Explore how we can support your quest for research funding.

  • Evidence Synthesis

    Understand how we can contribute to and support your systematic literature review.


  • Copyright & Open Licenses

    Learn more about how you can share and legally reuse research.

  • Open Journals @ Towson

    Explore the open access journals that TU is publishing using Open Journal Systems.

  • Scholarworks @ Towson

    Discover how you can share your scholarship, research, data, and creative works with a wider audience.



    Learn more about signing up for this unique identifier for researchers.

  • Research Metrics

    Discover how we can help you determine and expand the impact of your research.

  • Library Events

    Explore how you can share your scholarship at a library program. 

  • Digital Research Posters

    Learn how you share your research on the library's digital signage. 

Meet our staff in Communications, Outreach & Digital Scholarship

  • Joyce Garczynski

    Assistant University Librarian for Communication & Digital Scholarship
  • Songyao Chen

    Data Science Librarian

  • Soo-yeon Hwang

    Assessment and Analytics Librarian
  • Miranda Phair

    Publishing & Open Scholarship Librarian

  • Carrie Price

    Research Impact & Health Professions Librarian
  • Cynthia Baker

    Marketing & Development Coordinator