Author: Jingjing Lin

There is a lot of online education resources that can assist your learning of research methodology. And many of them are free to use. I am going to introduce only a few of them as example so that you know where to look.

Source 1: Websites of universities’ libraries

Many librarians are not just sitting behind the desk and wait for students or teachers to borrow books. They are making a lot of publicly accessible online resources on the libraries’ websites to educate people on how to do research. Here are some examples:

Source 2: MOOCs

MOOCs are massive open online courses that are free to take for anyone with internet and a digital device. Common platforms that offer good quality of courses from their partnering universities include: coursera, edx, udacity, futurelearn.

Source 3: Academic databases or publishers websites

Big academic publishers such as springer and Wiley have created dedicated pages for introducing research methodologies.

Source 4: Dedicated websites of research methodology

最后修改: 2022年10月26日 星期三 15:38