Useful links

These are links to other blogs I read, and that peers of mine and I have found helpful. You will also find other links here to research resources that you might find helpful.

Pat Thomson’s excellent blog on PhD and research writing:

Inger Mewburn’s blog (she’s the Thesiswhisperer):

The Doctoral Writing SIG:



Get a Life, PhD:

Not Just Another PhD:

PhD Life:

Jarek Kriukow’s blog and website, mainly focused on doing qualitative research, but also on more general research writing

Useful websites that offer curated writing resources, advice and articles to read:

Enago Academy (a range of useful writing resources and advice)

Open Education Database

Editage Insights (requires a sign up)

Enhancing Postgraduate Environments

These are a few useful links for checking out journals that may solicit papers, or that you may want to publish in:

Think, Check, Submit (

Directory of Open Access Journals (

Quality Open Access Market (

Scimagojr (

African Journals Online (

Note: If you have any resources you would like to recommend to fellow travellers, please email me, and suggest them. Thank you 🙂