Research Support Services

The Office of Research Support Services (ORSS) provides products and services essential to a quality research environment. ORSS supports the UGA research community with access to state-of-the-art analytical instrumentation, chemicals, laboratory supplies and equipment, technical expertise, and cost-competitive services. ORSS offers such specialties as glass blowing and instrument design, fabrication and repair.

Campus Scientific Store


Provides scientific supplies to teaching and research laboratories from a convenient campus location.

Central Research Stores

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A large warehousing and issuing facility that offers a wide variety of research and teaching supplies and equipment.

Coverdell Stockroom

Coverdell Center

Provides scientific supplies to diagnostic and research laboratories.

Glass Blowing Shop

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Creates a variety of standard and one-of-a-kind glass items and modifies commercial glassware.

Instrument Shop

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Designs, fabricates, repairs or modifies new or existing equipment and machinery.

Oligo Core

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Provides a link between the Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT) ordering website and University of Georgia researchers.

Research Business Services


Established to provide administrative support for existing and new core labs.