Some Helpful Resources for Academics and Research Students

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Below is a collection of some good resources curated specifically for academics and research students. It contains academic search engines, iPad apps, guides on academic writing, and research methodology textbooks. The purpose is to empower researchers with the tools and resources to help them make the best of their research endeavours. An infographic version of this post is available from this page.

1- Academic search engines

2- iPad Apps
3- Guides on academic writing (Links are Amazon affiliate links)
1- Writing Your Dissertation in Fifteen Minutes a Day: A Guide to Starting, Revising, and Finishing Your Doctoral Thesis, by Joan Bolker
2- How to Write a Lot: A Practical Guide to Productive Academic Writing, by Paul J. Silvia PhD
3- Write No Matter What: Advice for Academics, by Joli Jensen
4- Stylish Academic Writing, by Helen Sword
5- Writing Your Journal Article in Twelve Weeks: A Guide to Academic Publishing Success, by Wendy Laura Belcher
6- Writing Science: How to Write Papers That Get Cited and Proposals That Get Funded, by Joshua Schimel
7- A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations, by Kate L. Turabian (Author),‎ Wayne C.
8- Stylish Academic Writing, by Helen Sword