Research

Resources to support the development and communication of your research projects.

Dissertation Planning

Starting a large-scale project like a dissertation can be an intimidating process. Breaking down the project and planning ahead can help you to get things moving. 

Find out more about dissertation planning here

Literature Reviews

Literature reviews can be complex pieces of work to organise and produce. These resources will provide you with a set of steps to make it easier to manage. 

Learn about writing a literature review here

Research methods

Research comes in many forms. Find out more about approaches to research to identify how you are going to carry out your project. 

Explore research methods here

Student Research Hub

Develop your research profile and disseminate your work to build your experience as a researcher. 

Visit the Student Research Hub

Maths and Statistics Help Service (MASH)

Research will often involve creating and analysing data sets. The Maths and Statistics Help service (MASH) can help you to develop the skills you need. 

Visit MASH

Research Skills & Critical Thinking (Library)

The University of Sheffield Library offers a range of resources to support your research. 

Visit the Research Skills and Critical Thinking pages