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Literature Review: The Literature Search

This guide intends to provide students with information and advice about the literature review process

Search Strategies

TIP  When it comes to searching the literature, learn to employ a variety of techniques.

The videos below will introduce you to new ways to search.

Overview of Search Techniques

How To Find Papers For A Literature Review

FindIt@: The Library's Search Tool

FindIt will help you to locate publications for your literature review: online for downloading; and hard copy for borrowing:   

  • Books, journals & other publications in the Library print collections
  • Online journal articles
  • Online databases
  • eBooks
  • eJournals

Your Faculty Librarian: For Help, Advice & Instruction

 For expert advice and instruction on information seeking, contact the Liaison Librarian assigned to your course