Research: process

    • Writing good qualitative research questions

      (Mass Communication Theory). This blogger shares a handy handout designed to get you to articulate what exactly you want to find out. It includes short exercises (‘Complete this sentence... ’ type) to get you going. Well worth a try if you’re feeling blank.
    • Engage in Research

      (University of Reading, UK) is comprehensive, well organised and offers good, clear advice. It is designed for Science students (of course!) but you don't have to be studying science to find helpful and practical advice like.

    ... especially if you're doing a dissertation. The remaining sections are particularly geared to science students and offer practical advice on planning research, statistics, writing scientifically and presenting.