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EDK 850 Research Design & Proposal Development

Provides information for accessing databases and library materials at UM-Dearborn Mardigian Library.

An Introduction to the Literature Review

As part of your graduate program, you will be expected to conduct a literature review as a part of your thesis or dissertation. This brief 10-minute video explains what a literature review is, and techniques for getting started.

(VIDEO) Literature Reviews: An Overview for Graduate Students (from North Carolina State University)

Focus your search

Here are some additional tools to help you formulate a search on a research topic.

Citation Information

Mardigian Library Citation Page - Resources for citation in a variety of formats

Mendeley - Free reference  manager and academic social network site

Zotero - A free citation management tool

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