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Nursing Research Guide: Literature Reviews

Literature Reviews for Graduate Students

Students may be asked to perform a "literature review" or "review of the literature" for an assignment, for a possible research study, or for their thesis or dissertation.

The video below, created by the NC State University Libraries, has an excellent description of the types of literature reviews and tips on how to organize your review:

Literature Reviews: An Overview for Graduate Students

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Donghua Tao
Interim Assistant Director for Information Services/Professor
Medical Center Library
Saint Louis University