Online resources for graduate research students

These online resources are for postgraduate research students. Check back as we add more to the section.

Online resources

Videos

We have collated videos that will help you below

Helpful links

Webinars

Offered by external providers

Offered internally

For all of the webinars listed above provided by AUT’s Postgraduate Research Learning Advisors:

Before the webinar starts, please use the guide below to set up your computer so that you can join the webinar through Microsoft Teams. Teaching slides will be emailed to attendees after the webinar.

Shut Up and Write: Zoom sessions

Writing from home can seem daunting and hard to make good progress. Fortunately, AUT’s SUAW sessions are now available via Zoom.

These sessions are a chance to dedicate some focused time to working on your writing (literally Shut Up and Write) and hold yourself accountable for your work. You can work on anything writing related, so long as you work!

More about Shut Up and Write

You have access to LinkedIn Learning by clicking 'sign in' on the main page and choosing 'Sign in with your organization portal' from the page that appears. You'll be prompted to enter the aut.ac.nz website address, enter your AUT email address, and log in with your AUT student login and password.

Instructional videos through LinkedIn Learning

Videos

We have collated videos that will help you below:

Research Accelerator Video Training Bundles

Need some research training but finding it hard to get along to a live workshop? Our friends at Academic Consulting have put together a suite of self-paced training videos, along with downloadable resources and Q&A support. These cover either Qualitative Essentials or Quantitative Essentials and the content is available for 90 days. AUT Postgraduate Researchers can express an interest in one of these bundles by emailing pgresearcherdevelopment@aut.ac.nz letting us know which bundle you would like to access. Numbers are limited so get in touch soon if you are keen.

Helpful links

Workshops

Offered by external providers

Offered internally

You have access to LinkedIn Learning by clicking 'sign in' on the main page and choosing 'Sign in with your organization portal' from the page that appears. You'll be prompted to enter the aut.ac.nz website address, enter your AUT email address, and log in with your AUT student login and password.

Instructional videos through LinkedIn Learning

Videos

We have collated videos that will help you below:

Workshops

The following workshops are offered periodically. 2022 dates TBC, once confirmed you can book via elab:

  • Enhance your online presence
  • CV, Cover Letter & Job Interview Tips for Academic Roles
  • Psychometric Testing
  • Create your LinkedIn Profile
  • CV, Cover Letter & Job Interview Tips for working in Industry

Useful links

Access comprehensive information about research ethics, including current forms on the AUT website. Of particular note, there is a decision tree to help you work through whether you need ethics approval or not.

Scholarships Database and the AUT Scholarships Office

Visit the AUT Scholarships Database for scholarship information and application forms; this is updated on a daily basis. New scholarships are listed regularly in this database and currently well over 240 schemes are listed. Although a search engine is available it is important not to limit your search too far – start broad and narrow it down if there are many opportunities that aren’t relevant. If you are applying over the next few weeks do remember to read the essential tips document.

If you would like advice about postgraduate scholarships, please contact the Scholarships Office, on Phone: +64 9 921 9837 or email scholars@aut.ac.nz

Videos

We have collated videos that will help you below:

2022 Postgraduate Research Symposium

The 2022 Postgraduate Research Symposium is scheduled for 16 September. Look out for more information, including a call for abstracts, closer to the time.

Postgraduate Research Symposium

Resources

Videos

We have collated videos that will help you below:

Searching for literature

Search for information resources using the AUT Library search tools and databases.

Find more information about developing a search strategy, search techniques and searching databases systematically from the Systematic Review guide.

Discover where to find theses and dissertations produced by postgraduate students at AUT or around the world.

AUT Library resources:

Liaison librarians

Feel free to contact your liaison librarian by email or make an appointment for an online consultation using Zoom or Microsoft Teams.

Liaison librarian services

Book an appointment

Library online guides

AUT Library oline guides are available 24/7. You may find the following guides useful for your study and research:

Referencing styles and software

Research support guides

Subject guides

Videos

We have collated videos that will help you below:

Webinars and workshops

Before the webinar starts, use the guide below to set up your computer so that you can join the webinar through Microsoft Teams. Workshop handouts or teaching slides will be emailed to attendees before or after the webinar.

Library workshops/webinars

AUT offers a range of support services to help you through this challenging situation, including counselling services and ways to stay connected while you're studying from home.

AUT Support Services

Postgraduate Student Support

Please get in touch with Emiliana at the Student Hub to access our student support services and advice. Please email: emiliana.faapoi@aut.ac.nz to book an appointment.

Wellness Toolkit sessions for postgraduate students

These sessions will enable you to build your own “wellness toolkit” to enhance resilience and wellbeing. They are monthly opportunities to meet with other postgraduates for discussions facilitated by a mental health advisor/counsellor with in-person and online attendance options.

Wellness Toolkit sessions

You have access to LinkedIn Learning by clicking 'sign in' on the main page and choosing 'Sign in with your organization portal' from the page that appears. You'll be prompted to enter the aut.ac.nz website address, enter your AUT email address, and log in with your AUT student login and password.

Instructional videos through LinkedIn Learning

Contact us

Graduate Research School
Phone: +64 9 921 9907
Email: grs@aut.ac.nz
City Campus: Level 5, WU Building

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