Tools & resources

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

Type Title Category
Article How naps affect your brain and why you should have one every day » Productivity, Wellbeing
Slideshow Writing an abstract » Writing
Article Dissertations » Writing, Productivity
Slideshow Writing the literature review » Writing
Article Planning or writing a thesis » Writing, Productivity
Slideshow How theses get written: some cool tips » Writing, Productivity
Article 8 things you don't know are affecting our choices everyday: the science of decision making » Productivity
Article 5 habits of highly effective communicators » Research communication
Article 6 powerful psychological effects that explain how our brains tick » Productivity
Article Scientific writing booklet » Writing
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 Academic writing: a guide to tertiary level writing » Writing
Article How to write your first paper » Writing, Research communication
Article The 'big 5' and other ideas for presentations » Research communication
Book Guidelines for writing and editing » Writing
Article Academic writing » Writing
Article Feedback strategies when editing students’ writing: edit less and explain more » Research communication
Article Postgraduate study skills in science, technology or mathematics » Productivity
Article Editing your thesis » Writing
Video Writing the thesis » Writing
Article Strategies for drafting & revising academic writing » Writing
Article Advice to future PhDs from two unusual graduating PhDs » Productivity
Article Identity-based habits: how to actually stick to your goals » Productivity
Article 10 reasons PhD students fail » Productivity, Wellbeing
Article Design with a thousand faces: design-led methods for the social science research community » Writing
Article 10 simple things you can do today that will make you happier, backed by science » Wellbeing
Article Write the thesis » Writing
Article Thesis and exegesis writing for business, social sciences and humanities: academic writing » Writing
Article Research proposal writing for Business, Social Sciences and Humanities » Writing
Slideshow How to write a good (no, great) PhD dissertation » Writing
Article Minimising the misery and pain: tips for completing a doctoral thesis » Productivity, Wellbeing
Article A simple guide to better focus and concentration: lessons from a lion tamer » Productivity
Article Top 10 tips for surviving a PhD » Productivity, Wellbeing
Article Thesis and exegesis writing for business, social sciences and humanities: developing a publication plan » Writing, Relationship management
Article Thesis and exegesis writing for business, social sciences and humanities: abstract writing » Writing
Article Getting published » Writing
Book Advice for finishing that damn PhD » Productivity, Wellbeing
Article Thesis and exegesis writing for business, social sciences and humanities: the discussion and conclusion » Writing
Article Thesis and exegesis writing for business, social sciences and humanities: building your case » Writing
Article Thesis and exegesis writing for business, social sciences and humanities: writing about method and methodology » Writing
Article Thesis and exegesis writing for business, social sciences and humanities: literature review » Writing
Article It is just a PhD! » Productivity, Wellbeing
Article Completing your dissertation without tears » Productivity, Wellbeing
Article A few things you’ve always wanted to know about academic publication but were too afraid to ask » Writing
Article Citation managers comparison » Writing, Reading
Article Writing a research proposal: a guide for science and engineering students » Writing
Article Presenting your research » Research communication
Article Managing graduate study » Productivity
Article Motivation and postgraduate study » Productivity
Article Working with a supervisor » Wellbeing, Relationship management
Article Writing an abstract » Writing
Article Developing originality » Writing
Article All about academic posters » Research communication
Article 22 tips to better care for introverts and extroverts » Wellbeing
Article What are doctoral supervisors for? A personal view » Relationship management
Article Thesis and exegesis writing for business, social sciences and humanities: preparing for the oral presentation » Research communication
Article Supervision » Research communication
Article Publishing a journal article » Writing
Article Getting finished » Writing, Productivity
Article How to stop procrastinating with the '2-minute rule' » Productivity
Article Advice I give to my PhD students » Research communication, Relationship management
Article Are you a science impostor? Self-Help PhD » Wellbeing
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 Writing a PhD research proposal » Writing
Slideshow Writing the conclusion chapter for your thesis » Writing
Article How to write your PhD proposal: a step-by-step guide » Writing
Article Thesis by publication: some challenges » Research communication, Writing
Article To make progress in thesis writing, ignore the footnotes » Writing, Productivity
Article Top 10 tips to succeed in your PhD » Productivity, Wellbeing
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 be a successful PhD student (in computer science) » Productivity
Book The PhD grind » Productivity, Wellbeing
Article 18 tips and tools for managing email successfully » Productivity
Slideshow How to plagiarise (by mistake) » Writing
Article Writing the thesis » Writing, Productivity
Article Publishing during the doctorate » Productivity, Research communication
Article Clarifying expectations » Relationship management
Article Defining the research topic » Writing
Article Reading and writing » Writing, Reading
Article Integrity and ethical practice in the conduct of research » Research communication
Article I did a PhD and did NOT go mad » Productivity, Wellbeing
Article Not just another PhD » Wellbeing
Article How to write & publish a research paper » Writing, Research communication
Article Guidelines for writing a thesis or dissertation » Writing, Productivity
Article Suggested steps for constructing a concept map » Productivity
Article How to write a successful PhD in theology » Writing
Article Writing your PhD thesis introduction » Writing
Article How to write an effective discussion » Writing
Article Writing a thesis proposal » Writing
Article How do I write a strong abstract? » Writing
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

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