Public Engagement


Through the tabs below, you can access a range of internal and external resources that should help you plan and deliver your public engagement activities. In addition, the Institute for Policy Research has toolkits and guides for those looking to engage policymakers, whilst Bath Research & Development can advise on how best to involve the public in health research.

Also, you might wish to read our Public Engagement at Bath and Top Ten Tips for Public Engagement publications, or visit our online Engaged Teaching Hub.

The below resources are divided into four sections:

  1. Guides: A mix of guides that: provide an overview of public engagement with research; highlight the benefits of public engagement; provide advice on specific engagement methods and audiences; and that advise on embedding public engagement into curricula 
  2. Evaluation: A range of guides, toolkits and frameworks for those looking to evaluate their public engagement activities and to assess the impact of their work
  3. Readings: A selection of academic readings for those interested in research that lies behind public engagement
  4. Videos: A mix of video case studies and advice on a range of public engagement-related issues 

Please contact us if you would like us to source or promote any specific resources unavailable below.