Toolkits

These toolkits are for University staff and research students who are looking to get started with public engagement.

What is public engagement?

'Arrivals Zone' outside Sheffield stationA toolkit for University staff and students looking for an introductory guide to public engagement.

Organising a public engagement event

Zebrafish tankA toolkit for University staff and students looking for help with organising a small-scale public engagement event.

Costing public engagement

PaperA toolkit for University staff and students looking for information on costing public engagement activities for funding applications.

Public engagement and impact

Dr Nate AdamsA toolkit for University staff and students organising a public engagement event to demonstrate the impact of their research.

Communicating with non-specialists

Professor Paul CrowtherA toolkit for University staff and students looking for guidance on communicating with the general public.

Promoting your event

Professor Allan PaceyA toolkit for University staff and students looking for advice on how to promote their public engagement activities.

Risk assessments

Hot glass demonstrationThis toolkit is for University staff and students who are looking to understand the risk assessment process and minimise risk.

Working with partners

Jonathan Howse & Mark FellThis toolkit is for University staff and students looking for guidance on working with partners.

Public engagement and outreach

Alfred Denny MuseumThis toolkit is for University staff and students looking for guidance on public engagement and outreach.

Evaluation

Life FestivalThis toolkit is for University staff and students who are undertaking public engagement and want to evaluate their activities.