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Dissertations and research projects

Online study guides for every stage of your research project, from planning to writing up. Also includes advice on writing a remote dissertation while social distancing measures are in place.

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Need new strategies for literature searching for your dissertation? Finding it difficult to find relevant sources? This short online course includes useful guidance on Boolean searching and how to find materials on your research topic.

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