This is a collection of resources on subjects such as how to write,
how to do a literature review, how to plan a report or dissertation, how to avoid plagiarism
and how to do research.
For students who are new to Bristol
The "How-to" lecture series
This is a list of the old (until 2011) lectures. From 2012 there are new ones
with similar content.
General hints and tips
Services outside the department
Books on writing
Philosophy of Science
Tools for literature searches
For PhDs and RAs
Researchers should, almost without explicit effort, pick up knowledge
about which conferences and journals in their area are most highly
regarded. Rankings and statistics such as those below can be useful
but are not a replacement for first-hand knowledge. It's best to ask
someone who knows the area.
Public communication of science
This page is maintained by Tim Kovacs