Writing your literature review: getting started with the libraries

Friday, October 23, 2020 at 11:00am to 12:00pm

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Do you need to write a literature review for a paper, article or thesis? Do you need some help getting started with structuring the review or background section, or finding relevant papers? This workshop will give you an introduction to different ways to structure a literature review in an article or thesis and some techniques for finding papers, as well as demonstrate some speciality library databases and tools for finding and organizing citations. Don't put off your literature review! Get started today. All disciplines welcome, with a focus on science and engineering. Non-MIT participants are welcome but all tools demonstrated will be limited to current MIT students, faculty and staff.  

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