When you apply for a research degree, a research proposal is part of your application for acceptance into the postgraduate program.
Selected library materials on research proposal
The following is a selection of books on research proposals and postgraduate studies available in the library collection. Search in OneSearch for more items on the topic.
|Developing effective research proposals||300.72 PNC (Coffs Harbour, Lismore)|
|Basic steps in planning nursing research: from question to proposal||610.73072 BRIN (Lismore)|
|The essential guide to doing your research project||300.72 OLEA (Gold Coast, Lismore)|
|Proposals that work: a guide for planning dissertations and grant proposals||808.066001 LOCK (Lismore)|
|Handbook for writing proposals||808.066658 HAMP (Lismore)|
|How to prepare a dissertation proposal : suggestions for students in education and the social and behavioral sciences||808.02 KRAT (Coffs Harbour, Gold Coast, Lismore)|
Websites on preparing a research proposal
These selected websites may also provide useful information on how to prepare a research proposal.
|Proposal writing short course||A step by step online course on writing research proposals by the Foundation Center|
|How to write a research proposal||"One's research is only as a good as one's proposal" - Paul T. P. Wong, Trinity Western University, Canada|
|Dissertation proposal workshop||Outlines the nuts and bolts of a research proposal with tips, examples and links by University of California at Berkeley|
|Research Proposal Guide||Comprehensive guide compiled by the University of Adelaide, including chapters such as Research Proposal Guidelines, Writing a Research Proposal, Research Proposal Examples, Research Proposal Format, as well as a blog on research proposals.|
|Writing the Research Proposal||A collection of writing guides and examples of research proposals.|
Updated: 09 July 2012