Tutorial: Researching and writing a literature review

After completing this tutorial, you will:

  • Understand the purpose and value of a literature review
  • Recognize the procedure behind an effective literature review

Tutorial: Evidence Based Practice: Introductory level

After completing this tutorial, you will be able to:

  • Identify what Evidence Based Practice is and why it is important
  • Define the strategies that exist for Evidence Based Practice
  • Recognize the five steps of Evidence Based Practice
  • Demonstrate how to ask an answerable question
  • Categorize appropriate sources of information

Find Journal Articles

Reading Research Articles

Literature Review Tutorial from UCLA

Keeping Track of Your Work

Sample Workflow

  1. Determine keywords to search using mind mapping
  2. Identify databases
  3. Look for articles using database
  4. Evaluate results
  5. Select relevant articles
  6. Save references to citation manager

Citing Your Sources

Off-Campus Access to Library Journals & Databases

In addition to going through links on the library website, we have 2 other ways to access resources from off-campus.

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