Literature Review

A quick guide to the basics of writing a literature review.

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Writing a Literature Review

This guide will help you understand what a literature review is, and how to write one.


Literature reviews are most commonly a part of graduate work, although they can be useful to undergrad research as well. These reports are used to show an understanding of what research already exists on a given subject, and provide a summary of that research. 

Use the navigation on the left to learn more about literature reviews and see guides on writing your own.

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