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Educational Research   Tags: education, research, research_guide  

A guide to key resources for conducting quality research in Education.
Last Updated: Oct 5, 2015 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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    Research-themed guides

    Literature Reviews
    by Mark Shepheard, Jennifer Warburton - Last Updated Sep 4, 2015
    This guide is an introduction to the Literature Review process- including what is a Literature Review; its purpose; and strategies, guidelines and resources to help you to get started
    33,830 views this year
    Staying Current: Keep your research up-to-date
    by Jim Berryman, Appy Laspagis, Fransina Naude, Jennifer Warburton - Last Updated Sep 30, 2015
    A guide that includes methods of keeping up-to-date with new research in your area with journal and book alerts, RSS Feeds, TOC Alerts and Conference Alerts
    1,418 views this year
    Beginning Research
    by Sarah Charing, Kat Frame - Last Updated Sep 29, 2015
    This guide will help you through the beginning stages of researching your essay, paper or thesis.
    11,432 views this year
    Finding Theses
    by Jim Berryman, Sophie Kollo, Jennifer Warburton - Last Updated Sep 2, 2015
    3,974 views this year
    Managing References
    by Vesna Birkic, Kristijan Causovski, Sarah Charing, Kathryn Lindsay, Bernard Lyons, Fransina Naude, Monica Raszewski, Mark Shepheard, Ashley Sutherland, Kylie Tran - Last Updated Sep 6, 2015
    An introduction to reference management programs, also known as citation managers or bibliographic management software
    8,163 views this year
    Tracking Citations
    by Satu Alakangas - Last Updated Feb 12, 2014
    A guide to tracking citations using various sources
    779 views this year


    Welcome to the Educational Research guide.

    This guide provides pathways to key sources of information for those undertaking research in education.

    Use the tabs at the top of the page to navigate through the guide.

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    Research Consultations

    Library Research Consultations - If you need assistance with finding the best sources of information for your research or need support to improve your research strategies, you can book a research consultation with a librarian. This service is provided to graduate students and staff.

    Workshops & Drop In sessions for Ed. Research Students

    These library sessions are designed for Education students and delivered by the Education Library team. Use the links to access a detailed description and register to attend.

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