Support for Postgraduate Students

Find the Academic Liaison Librarian for:

Commencing Doctoral Studies

Your Academic Liaison Librarian will invite you to reflect upon your information management strengths at the commencement of your studies.

Research Consultations

Get specialist, individual assistance from your Academic Liaison Librarian.

Thesis Guide

Find all you need to know about writing and submitting a thesis.

Library Workshops

Workshops to assist with all stages of the research lifecycle.

Setting up Alerts

Visit the guide or talk to your Academic Liaison Librarian.


Find out more about referencing styles. Includes guides.


It is important to check copyright requirements and request permissions as you write.


Postgraduate student membership enables you to borrow scholarly resources from the University of Waikato Library.

Interlibrary Loan

Request items that you need and are not available from the University of Waikato Library collections.

See Also

Higher Degrees Handbook

Postgraduate Studies
More about postgrad studies.

Student Learning

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