External Research

Australia and New Zealand

Australian Youth Mentoring Network
Houses a broad range of youth mentoring research and also publishes a research quarterly

Australian Youth Clearinghouse
A generalist youth research source

NZ Youth Mentoring Network
Presents a selection of recent academic articles that examine underpinning theories and effectiveness of mentoring


The majority of formal research on youth mentoring has been undertaken in the United States. These links will give you access to a range of research.

National Mentoring Centre (US)
Research and assistance for providers of youth mentoring programs

National Mentoring Partnership (US)
Link mentoring research with program practice

EMT Website (US)
Factsheets and academic publications