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Writing a Literature Review

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Writing a Literature Review online tutorial

If you cannot view the online tutorial below, go to the following web page

Useful online videos

What do lecturers want from your literature review?

A short video from the University of Leeds about what lecturers look for in a literature review

Literature Reviews: Common Mistakes

Avoid these common mistakes which are identified by University of Leeds academic staff




The next Writing a Literature Review workshop is on Wednesday 2nd December 2pm-3pm

(See links below for the presentation and recording of a previous workshop.)

This session is aimed at undergraduates but is suitable for any level of study.

You don't have to book, just join us on the date listed. (Please note there is a limit of 250 participants, on a first come first served basis).

  • Click here to access the session on: Wednesday 2nd December, 2pm-3pm
  • (link to be added)

If you need further information or any adjustments to fully access this session, please contact in advance. 

Click on the image to see the programme of other webinars currently being offered. 

We are very interested to hear your views about any workshop you attend.

Please complete the feedback form after you have attended.

Icon to link to handout pdf document Handout from Writing a Literature Review workshop

Icon to link to worksheet pdf document Worksheet from Writing a Literature Review workshop

Recording from Blackboard Collaborate session on Writing a Literature Review Recording from Blackboard Collaborate session on reflective writing.

(Recorded on 19 October 2020)

Further Reading

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