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Systematic Reviews

How we can the library help

This list provides the different ways the library can help with your review.

  • Help to identify relevant databases and other subject resources that could be used to supplement your review.
  • Demonstrate library resources for use in the review.
  • How to replicate searches on other databases and resources.
  • Help in the design of search strategies.
  • Use of reference management software, namely Endnote.
  • Saving and managing your references.
  • Create citation and search result alerts.
  • Help to locate difficult to find material, using the inter-library loan service, for example.

NOTE:  While this guide is primarily aimed at researchers, information held here can be useful to any student/academic wishing to understand the differences between literature reviews and systematic reviews.