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The literature review is an overview of significant literature on a particular topic, which can either be self-contained, or form part of the introduction to your thesis.The purpose of the literature review is to place your own question or topic for study within the context of previous and current research.
A general resource for academic writers giving generic phrases to assist you in your writing.
Appraisal checklists for evaluating various types of studies
How to formulate a search strategy
Search Strategy Templates
These templates will enable you to record your literature searches by indicating your search strategy, keywords, filters, limits and results.
Literature Reviews - Recommended Reading