Resources and links

Find resources and links relevant to your studies at the School of History, Philosophy, Political Science and International Relations.

For useful individual programme resources see the following pages:


Writing aids and guides

The following are links to websites that provide advice to both undergraduate and postgraduate students:


PHinisheD is 'a discussion and support group for people who cannot seem to finish their dissertations or theses.'

'Writing and presenting your thesis or dissertation'

S Joseph Levine wrote Writing and Presenting Your Thesis Dissertation for his students at Michigan State University, but it includes good advice for postgraduate thesis-writers anywhere. It starts with a useful table of contents, enabling you to select the sections you're interested in.

ProQuest digital dissertations

As a visitor to this site, you can freely access the most current two years of citations and abstracts in the Dissertation Abstracts database. To search the entire database of more than 1.6 million titles, you will need to connect from a subscription institution.