A snapshot of UK research infrastructures

22 January 2018

The UK’s excellence in research and innovation is in part built on an extensive, dynamic and highly interdisciplinary landscape of world-class research infrastructures. Research infrastructures are facilities, resources and services used by the research community to conduct research and promote innovation.

This paper presents a snapshot of the UK’s research infrastructures in 2017, drawing on new data from an extensive online and telephone survey of 135 research infrastructures in the UK.