Research and Writing Skills Module Hub

These stand-alone modules on research and writing skills can be completed individually and should take around 30 minutes, maybe a little longer if you do all the exercises.  Work through any module systematically, or browse to find relevant material using the contents menu on the left hand side.

Literature searching and managing references

  • Strategies and resources for searching the literature
  • Conducting a systematic review
  • Choosing a reference manager

  • Research writing and study skills

  • Developing an effective research proposal
  • Writing the literature review
  • Becoming a research writer
  • Managing yourself and your research

  • Publishing and metrics

  • Publishing a journal article
  • Setting up your researcher profile
  • Are you being cited?
  • This set of modules is under development – check back regularly to find additional content.

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