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  • Guide to undergraduate dissertations - Sheffield Hallam University. Although this guide is targetted at dissertations within the social sciences, it is a relevant and excellent resource for students in all disciplines. Just make sure you check your individual course requirements as well.
  • Short dissertation guide (PDF download) - Anglia Ruskin University. Includes some useful sections such as research styles which give you ideas for what type of project you might undertake.
  • How to write a dissertation - Essay UK's guide has been on the web for a number of years and offers an overview together with detailed ideas for each aspect of dissertation writing. They also offer writing and research services which can be useful for broadening your search or creating a first draft from your ideas to work on.