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Useful Links

Useful Online Links for Writers in Academic Contexts

 

Online Resources Relevant to All Disciplines


English Language Learners


Comprehensive Websites for Writers in Academic Contexts


Some Genre Types

Abstracts

Annotated Bibliographies

Essays

Essay Exams

Personal Statements

Summarising Articles 

When seeking information on writing summaries, also consult relevant links below in sections Annotated Bibliographies and Writing Critically.

Reflective Essays


Getting Started


Research Process


Help with Various Aspects of a Research Paper

Typical Structures of a Research Dissertation/Thesis: 

Introductions

Literature reviews

Methodology sections

Project Design

  • Project Design

     
  • See also relevant sections in the Comprehensive sites listed above. 

SPSS


Seemingly Informal Writing Assignments​

       Reflective Essays

       Blog posts

       Posting to Discussion Boards


Being Persuasive


Writing Critically

  • Academic Phrasebank University of Manchester
  • See also relevant sections in the Comprehensive sites listed above.

Resources on How to Write Coherently


Revising, Editing and Proofreading


Grammar and Mechanics


Citing and Referencing (General)


Other Sources to Improve Your Writing


FYP Guidelines


 

Discipline-specific sources

 

Writing for Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Students

 


Writing for Education and the Health Sciences Students

        The pocket guide to critical appraisal : a handbook for health care professionals Crombie, I. K. (Iain K.) is available in the library  (1 physical copy, no eBooks)

         The Doctor's Guide to Critical Appraisal Available for Purchase

  • See also relevant sections in the Comprehensive sites listed above.

 


Writing for Science and Engineering Students


Writing for Business Students