Online tools and information
Follow the links below to discover tools, resources and information to guide you through all stages of the research process or Browse all LibGuides
. Postgraduate students and staff can arrange a consultation
with a Faculty Librarian.
Discover the essential information for starting out in research, including information on the library's research training. Aimed primarily at HDR students.
Identify where to look for the most relevant information, plan a search and use advanced searching techniques within library databases.
Learn about the publishing process, including publishing your thesis, create a publishing strategy, find journals in your field and maximise your research impact.
Discover more about open access the main issues and concerns, copyright, and the available publishing options, including espace Curtin's institutional repository.
Tools to help you track your citations, create citation reports, calculate your h-index and demonstrate research impact and quality. Includes help using Web of Science and Scopus.
Best practice on effectively describing, organising, storing, accessing and sharing data during and beyond the life of the research project. Includes a data management checklist.
Use library databases to locate upcoming opportunities, create alerts and analyse publication data to track existing projects and find information on funding bodies mandates.
Tips to help you manage your online presence, promote your research, find collaborators and get the most out of the library databases.