Embarking on your PhD? Make it the best start with our online support

Whether you’re new to the University of Auckland or you’ve been here since your undergraduate days, it can be difficult to know where to begin with a doctoral research project. The library is currently closed but we are here to support you as you take your research online.

Meet with a Research Services Adviser

Our friendly and knowledgeable Research Services Advisers can:

  • Show you how to get the best out of Libraries and Learning Services resources.
  • Share time-saving tips and shortcuts when searching for literature and other data.
  • Provide advice on the best ways to manage large volumes of information.
  • Explain how to build your research profile for networking and collaboration opportunities.
  • Guide you through publishing options, including open access, and much more.

Book an online consultation with a Research Services Adviser today. We will be in touch to set up a Zoom meeting.

Attend an online doctoral candidates workshop

These practical sessions provide opportunities to work on your provisional year goals, meet other doctoral candidates and your Research Services Adviser, and build your support community.

Book your place at these popular workshops, we will be in touch with how to attend online:

Provisional Year Essentials

Literature reviews

Research data

View the full list of Doctoral workshops.

We look forward to supporting you through your PhD journey.

Research Services Team