Writing your thesis or dissertation: Library book recommendations
How to write a thesis / Rowena Murray (2006). E-book version available.
Succeeding with your master's dissertation : a step-by-step handbook / John Biggam (2008). E-book version available.
Successful dissertations and theses : a guide to graduate student research from proposal to completion / David Madsen (1992).
The literature review : a step-by-step guide for students / Diana Ridley (2008).
The literature review: six steps to success / Lawrence A. Machi, Brenda T. McEvoy (2009).
The elements of an effective dissertation and thesis : a step-by-step guide to getting it right the first time / Raymond L. Calabrese (2006).
Writing the doctoral dissertation : a systematic approach / by Gordon B. Davis, Clyde A. Parker (1997).
Writing the winning dissertation : a step-by-step guide / Allan A. Glatthorn (1998).
Guides by Subject
Science and Engineering
Communicating in science : writing a scientific paper and speaking at scientific meetings / Vernon Booth (1993)
The art of scientific writing : from student reports to professional publications in chemistry and related fields / Hans F. Ebel, Claus Bliefert and William E. Russey (2004)
Writing and presenting scientific papers / Birgitta Malmfors, Phil Garnsworthy and Michael Grossman (2000)
Writing for science and engineering : papers, presentations, and reports / Heather Silyn-Roberts (2000). E-book version available
Doing your research project : a guide for first-time researchers in education, health and social science / Bell, Judith (2010). E-book version available
Writing a research paper in political science : a practical guide to inquiry, structure, and methods / Lisa A. Baglione (2007)
Writing for social scientists : how to start and finish your thesis, book, or article / Howard S. Becker ; with a chapter by Pamela Richards (1986)
Basic steps in planning nursing research : from question to proposal / Marilynn J. Wood, Janet C. Ross-Kerr (2006). E-book version available
Doing your dissertation in business and management : the reality of researching and writing / Reva Berman Brown (2009)
Researching and writing a dissertation : a guidebook for business students / Colin Fisher (2007). E-book version available