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Carrying out your Literature Search

The research process involves a number of defined steps. When carrying out your search you should go through the following steps bearing in mind that some may need to be repeated.


Page: 5 of 13 Page 1: Research Skills Page 2: Introduction Page 3: Locating and retrieving relevant information Page 4: The information landscape Page 5: Carrying out your literature search Page 6: Define your topic Page 7: Develop your search strategy Page 8: Define your keywords Page 9: Narrow your search Page 10: Library catalogues Page 11: Indexes & online databases Page 12: Internet search tools Page 13: Refining your search strategy « Prev | Next »