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Researcher Services support you through the entire research lifecycle, from developing the initial proposal through to publication and dissemination of your findings.

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Working with data

Get support across the entire research data lifecycle, from creation, acquisition, storage, through to publication and archiving, data sharing and reuse.

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Data wrangling

Complete this online self-paced workshop to learn how to clean, organise and prepare data for analysis using OpenRefine.

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Best practice data guidelines for researchers

As a researcher, you are responsible for efficiently and responsibly carrying out your research and for communicating the results effectively. Good data management can save you time and help ensure that your data is not at risk of loss, theft, damage or disclosure.

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Research metrics

Excellent research underpins your research impact. You can use research metrics to help you describe your contribution and value to the university, the economy and society.

Researcher profiles

Actively managing your profiles will increase the visibility and the potential impact of your research. Develop and expand your research networks by finding new audiences and potential collaborators.

Develop an effective and professional-looking Griffith Experts profile.

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Developing researchers

Learn how to develop your online research profile and manage your personal academic brand across multiple digital platforms.

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Research impact guide

Planning for impact supports the strategic goals of the University

Scholarly publishing

Discover where to publish, learn the pros and cons of open access publishing, and get advice on avoiding publishing scams and predatory publishers.

Strategic publishing guidelines

Strategic planning is important. Find out how to identify the best outlets possible in each particular discipline, as this will improve the likelihood of your work being published, seen and cited.

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Open scholarship

Freely available research is more highly cited. Working openly has the potential to speed up the research process.

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Working with literature

Find and manage resources for your literature review, and learn techniques for faster reading and processing of published research.

Referencing software

EndNote allows you to:

  • manage and organise references and documents in a searchable library
  • easily cite those references in writing
  • create bibliographies for assignments or research.

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Postgraduate research information skills modules

Navigate through the modules to help you acquire the vital skills and knowledge needed to complete your research project from early through to late candidature.

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Training and support

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Workshops

Participate in a workshop that is targeted to support you along all stages of the research lifecycle.

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Custom workshops

Request a custom workshop to develop research skills for your HDR candidates.

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Get specialist advice

We are available to answer questions about your study or research. If needed, we can arrange a time to talk to you by phone or online.

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