Find out what formatting style is used in your area for writing papers and creating bibliographies.
You can also look at our Writing and Citing page to see other citation and style guides.
Other citation tools available are Zotero and Endnote. Both of these programs format and manage citations, helping you organize your research. The library offers classes on them; look at the Zotero and Endnote guides for more information.
Strategies for Writing
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One of the most important aspects of a literature review is to summarize and synthesize, but you may wonder what that means or what that looks like. The image below outlines a themed-based literature review that shows how your research should interact.
Cisco, J. (2014). Teaching the Literature Review: A Practical Approach for College Instructors. Teaching & Learning Inquiry, 2 (2), 41-57.