Tools & resources

Browse through tools and resources available to enhance your research outcomes and help you manage your research data.

Type Title Category
Favourite website Online Courses » Statistical methodology
Book A-Z of Statistical methods » Statistical methodology
Favourite website IBM SPSS Statistics 26 Brief Guide » Statistical methodology
Favourite website IBM SPSS Statistics 25 Brief Guide » Statistical methodology
Favourite website IBM SPSS Statistics 24 Brief Guide » Statistical methodology
Favourite website IBM SPSS Statistics 23 Brief Guide » Statistical methodology
Favourite website IBM SPSS Statistics 22 Brief Guide » Statistical methodology
Favourite website SCU3 Introduction to Modelling » Statistical methodology
Favourite website SCU2 Experimental Design and Analysis » Statistical methodology
Favourite website SCU1 Introductory Statistics Online » Statistical methodology
Book Permutations and Bootstraps » Statistical methodology
Book Multivariate Analysis » Statistical methodology
Book Statistical Modelling » Statistical methodology
Book Subject-specific Statistical Books » Statistical methodology
Book Statistical Software Handbooks » Statistical methodology
Book Introduction to Statistics » Statistical methodology
Favourite website IBM SPSS Statistics 21 Brief Guide » Statistical methodology
Favourite website UCLA Institute for Digital Research and Education » Statistical methodology
Video Statistical Learning Centre Videos » Statistical methodology
Article Guide for new supervisors » Productivity, Relationship management, Writing
Video Getting ready to write your literature review » Writing
Book Writing for peer reviewed journals: strategies for getting published » Writing, Research communication
Article Notetaking for reading » Productivity, Reading
Article When actions speak louder than words: body language at work » Research communication, Relationship management
Article 70 useful sentences for academic writing » Writing
Article Writing science: how to write papers that get cited and proposals that get funded » Writing, Research communication
Slideshow Speedy note taking for the literature review » Productivity, Reading
Article Twenty top tips for academic writing » Writing, Productivity
Article Cure writers block with free writing exercises » Writing, Productivity
Article Turbo charge your writing and increase your research output » Writing, Productivity
Book PhD musings » Productivity, Wellbeing
Article Test your document's readability » Writing
Article Surviving your thesis » Productivity, Wellbeing
Article Structure and language » Writing
Article Getting started on your literature review » Writing
Article Talking the talk: tips on giving a successful conference presentation » Research communication
Book Advice to a troubled PhD student » Wellbeing
Article The power of shutting down your senses: how to boost your creativity and have a clear mind » Productivity
Article What is good academic writing? » Writing
Article How to become a productive academic writer » Productivity, Writing
Article Ten quick tips for improving your scientific writing » Writing
Article The power of proofreading » Writing
Article The mistake smart people make: being in motion vs taking action » Productivity
Article Slideshows and PowerPoint » Research communication
Article Academic honesty and plagiarism » Writing
Article Scientific writing booklet » Writing
Article Feedback strategies when editing students’ writing: edit less and explain more » Research communication
Article 10 simple things you can do today that will make you happier, backed by science » Wellbeing
Slideshow The style and craft of academic writing » Writing
Article Overcoming writer's block » Productivity, Writing
Article The science of persuasion: how to get people to agree with you » Writing
Article How to write your first paper » Writing, Research communication
Article The 'big 5' and other ideas for presentations » Research communication
Article Design with a thousand faces: design-led methods for the social science research community » Writing
Article 10 reasons PhD students fail » Productivity, Wellbeing
Article Strategies for drafting & revising academic writing » Writing
Book Guidelines for writing and editing » Writing
Slideshow Writing the literature review » Writing
Slideshow Writing an abstract » Writing
Video How to publish a journal article (part 2) » Writing
Video How to publish a journal article (part 1) » Research communication, Writing
Article Combining academia and activism: common obstacles and useful tools » Productivity, Research communication
Article 5 tips to improve your academic writing & a grammar infographic » Writing
Article How to write a PhD thesis » Writing, Productivity
Article Editing your thesis » Writing
Article Getting published » Writing
Article Top 10 tips for surviving a PhD » Productivity, Wellbeing
Article Publishing a journal article » Writing
Article Getting finished » Writing, Productivity
Article Developing originality » Writing
Article Writing an abstract » Writing
Article Working with a supervisor » Wellbeing, Relationship management
Article Motivation and postgraduate study » Productivity
Article Managing graduate study » Productivity
Article Presenting your research » Research communication
Article Writing a research proposal: a guide for science and engineering students » Writing
Article Writing a thesis proposal » Writing
Article How to write an effective discussion » Writing
Article Writing your PhD thesis introduction » Writing
Article Guidelines for writing a thesis or dissertation » Writing, Productivity
Slideshow How to write a research paper » Writing
Article A brief guide to writing a literature review » Writing
Article Writing a conclusion » Writing
Article Fourteen steps to writing an effective discussion section » Writing
Article Written communication toolkit » Research communication, Writing
Article How to make positivity a habit: 4 simple steps to a happier everyday life » Productivity, Wellbeing
Article Thesis by publication: some challenges » Research communication, Writing
Article Writing a PhD research proposal » Writing
Slideshow Writing the conclusion chapter for your thesis » Writing
Article The bad supervision guide » Wellbeing
Article Guide for PhD students (and post-docs) aiming for a successful career in science » Productivity
Article PhD survival guide: some brief advice for PhD students » Productivity, Wellbeing
Article How to write your PhD proposal: a step-by-step guide » Writing
Article 18 tips and tools for managing email successfully » Productivity
Article Advice I give to my PhD students » Research communication, Relationship management
Article How to finish a PhD » Productivity
Article Guidelines on writing a PhD proposal » Writing
Article How to get your literature review to write itself » Writing, Reading
Article Top 10 tips to succeed in your PhD » Productivity, Wellbeing
Article How to write a successful PhD in theology » Writing