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Literature Reviews for Public Health

tips for students in all School of Public Health and Health Sciences departments


This guide links to some of the resources available to students in the School of Public Health and Health Sciences as you work on a literature review.

Please contact me if you have specific questions!

Your SPHHS librarian,


Finding Grey Literature & Data

Literature Reviews

What is a literature review?

The Writing Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill offers an excellent summary.

Literature Review Examples

Most academic research articles will contain a brief literature review. However, to see examples of more comprehensive ones, here are some good places to start.

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