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Psychology Graduate Workshop: Literature Reviews: Literature Reviews

About the Literature Review

Literature Reviews: An Overview for Graduate Students

We have highlighted some sections which may be of particular interest.

  • Research is about telling a story -- a professor's prespective (2:12 - 3:08)
  • Different types of literature review -- e.g. in a thesis or dissertation (3:48 - 4:13)
  • So what's involved in reviewing the literature? (7:00 - 8:46)

* produced by NC State University Libraries (~10 minutes)

Finding Literature Reviews

Locating an in-depth review related to your topic of interest, can be a good first step to finding relevant information.  Look for literature reviews limiters in various databases.