Tools & resources

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

Type Title Category
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 Step 2 of your literature review - organizing and screening » Writing
Video Peer review in three minutes » Research communication
Video Literature reviews: an overview for graduate students » Writing
Video Working effectively with others » Research communication, Relationship management
Article Twelve common errors: a student self-editing guide » Writing
Article How to find a good idea and do something with it » Productivity
Article Tools for success in graduate school and beyond » Research communication, Relationship management
Article Guide for writing thesis proposals » Writing
Article A PhD literature review: tips on electronically organising your literature » Productivity
Article Getting started on your literature review: a general guide for postgraduate students » Writing
Article A brief guide to writing a literature review » Writing
Article A guide to writing the dissertation literature review » Writing
Article Reviewing research articles » Writing, Reading
Article The literature review » Writing
Article Poster design and presentations » Research communication
Article Common writing assignments: the book review » Writing, Reading
Article Literature review tips » Writing
Video Writing good responses to selection criteria » Research communication
Article PhD research proposal template » Writing
Article Writing a book review » Writing
Article Design: the key to writing (and advising) a one-draft PhD dissertation » Writing, Productivity
Slideshow Writing an academic book review » Writing, Reading
Article Ready to research » Writing, Reading
Slideshow Principles of academic writing in applied sciences » Writing
Slideshow Principles of academic writing » Writing
Article The 'standard' thesis structure » Writing
Article Conceptualising your research » Research communication
Article Research skills for students commencing a PhD or Masters by research » Productivity, Writing
Slideshow Writing your literature review » Writing
Article Writing your research question » Writing
Article The seven deadly sins of writing » Writing
Slideshow Workshop: all about writing theses and dissertations » Writing, Productivity
Article Writing the background chapters of your thesis » Writing
Article Kick-start your research » Productivity, Writing
Article Publishing research » Research communication, Writing
Article Research proposals and the research process » Writing
Article Academic writing in practice » Productivity, Writing
Article Twenty tips for senior thesis writers (and other writers, too) » Productivity, Writing
Article To break open a tired writing project, do something, even if it's wrong » Writing, Productivity
Article How to finish your dissertation when you really hate that shit » Writing, Productivity
Article The habits of successful people: they start before they feel ready » Productivity
Article The daily routines of 7 famous entrepreneurs and how to design your own master routine » Productivity
Article How social media helped my PhD » Research communication
Article 20 tips for surviving your PhD » Wellbeing
Article PhD angst » Wellbeing
Article Writing tips: how to write an abstract/prospectus » Writing
Article How to write an abstract that will be accepted » Writing
Article How to write a research proposal » Writing
Video How to get published: structuring an article » Writing
Article Thirty tips for dissertation writing » Writing, Productivity
Book Reading action research » Reading
Article Avoiding PhD burnout: a few handy tips » Wellbeing
Article The surprising history of the to-do list and how to design one that actually works » Productivity
Article A mental makeover for the graduate student » Productivity, Wellbeing
Slideshow Not enough time: a crash course in self-care and avoiding professional burnout » Wellbeing
Video How to get published: preparing your manuscript » Writing
Video How to get published: using proper manuscript language » Writing
Book Key concepts for the insider-researcher » Writing
Book Introduction to action research » Writing, Research communication
Book Completing a professional practice dissertation: a guide for doctoral students and faculty » Writing
Book Reading ethnography » Reading
Article Rethinking the design of presentation slides: the assertion-evidence structure » Research communication
Article Academic integrity at Princeton » Writing
Article Visual aid style guide: accuracy & readability » Research communication
Article Efficient research & effective notetaking » Reading
Article Avoiding plagiarism » Writing, Reading
Article Time management for graduate students » Productivity
Article Building your academic profile » Research communication
Article Successful transitions: beginning graduate studies » Productivity, Wellbeing
Article On the art of writing proposals » Writing, Research communication
Article Designing conference posters » Research communication
Article Art of grantsmanship » Writing
Article The holy grail: in pursuit of the dissertation proposal » Writing, Productivity
Article Wordiness, wordiness, wordiness list » Writing
Article Publishing advice for graduate students » Writing
Book Conducting teacher action research » Writing, Research communication
Book Math review, vocabulary, and symbols » Writing, Reading
Book Mode, median, and mean » Writing, Reading
Video Some reflections on writing - especially dissertations » Writing, Research communication
Book Teacher action research: collaborative, participatory, and democratic inquiry » Writing, Research communication
Book Averages - central tendencies » Writing
Book 't' Test with independent samples and equal sample sizes » Reading, Writing
Book Simplifying - groups and clusters » Reading, Writing
Book Fodder - data » Reading, Writing
Article The last mile in academic publishing: revising a manuscript » Writing, Research communication
Article The best strategy for reducing stress » Wellbeing
Article Nine ways successful people defeat stress » Productivity, Wellbeing
Book Video, analysis and the social sciences » Writing, Reading
Book Access, ethics and project planning » Writing
Book Ideas and evidence in conversation analysis research » Writing
Book Three exemplary studies (of conversation analysis) » Writing, Reading
Book Considering conversation analysis » Writing, Reading
Book The methodology (of ethnography) » Writing, Reading
Book Qualitative methodology and health research » Research communication, Writing
Book Gathering rich data » Reading, Writing
Book Invitation to grounded theory » Writing, Reading
Article How to publish your journal paper » Research communication, Writing