Creating a Literature Review: 3 Session Workshop

Tuesday, January 23, 2024 at 11:00am to 12:00pm

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Creating a Literature Review Workshop Series The MIT Writing and Communication Center (WCC) and the MIT Libraries are partnering to offer a three-part workshop series that will help you start, shape, and draft a literature review. During these workshops you'll learn the following skills and strategies:

  • how the literature review genre works
  • how to find an entry point into a research conversation
  • how to choose keywords and conduct keyword searches in the library databases
  • how to find, organize, and manage sources
  • how to plan and organize a literature reviewhow to synthesis sources into fluid, engaging writing

All three sessions will take place via Zoom on the following dates:  

  • Session 1: Tues., Jan. 9th, 11 a.m-12 p.m -- Starting a Literature Review
  • Session 2: Tues., Jan. 16th, 11 a.m-12 p.m -- Conducting a Literature Search
  • Session 3: Tues., Jan. 23rd, 11 a.m-12 p.m -- Drafting a Literature Review

You may register for individual sessions or the entire series. Pre-registration is required to participate. An email confirming your registration will contain the Zoom link for all three sessions.


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