Managing the process

Resources for thesis writers

  • A selection of useful self-help resources in the Lincoln University library collection. (Both print and online resources)

Climb the thesis mountain

  • How to design and manage your research project, and develop essential skills along the way (from  Monash University)

Postgrad time management

  • Practical time management tips for research students (from University of Queensland)

Research writing group handbook
How to write well, keep on track and finish your thesis on time

“How to get a PhD: A handbook for students”

  • Phillips and Pugh’s highly recommended book explains the  research degree process.
    Phillips, E., & Pugh, D. S. (2010). How to get a PhD: A handbook for students (5th ed.). Maidenhead: Open University Press.   Also available in print  at LB2386 Phi 2010

“The research student’s guide to success”

  • Pat Cryer’s book provides tips on successfully completing a research degree.
    Cryer, P. (1996). The research student’s guide to success. Buckingham, England: Open University Press.      Also available in print at LB2395 Cry