1. About our research
  2. Spotlight on research
  3. Research in our departments and centres
  4. Research publications
  5. Research and Enterprise
  6. City's Research Excellence Framework 2014
  7. Research Degrees

City's Research Publications

Welcome to City Research Online, the institutional repository of City, University of London.

City Research Online contains bibliographic details of research produced by City staff and research students, including journal articles, conference papers, books and book chapters and doctoral theses, with links to the full text of items where this is available. We aim to provide open access to our research wherever possible.

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REF 2014

City is a leading global institution and the only institution in London to be both committed to academic excellence and focused on business and the professions.

The December 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) results were exceptionally important for City. In less than three years City made a greater improvement in research quality, per Funding Council research pound, than any other UK university.

This leap has moved City to a position where 40% of academics are now producing research that is world-leading or internationally excellent, up from 20% in 2010.
Over 50% of our REF journal articles and conferences are included in City Open Access in full text.