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Library Tutorials

Use these videos and tutorials to learn new tricks about library research

Conducting a Literature Review

Conducting a literature Review for the first time can be confusing.  These tutorials will provide you with tips and examples.

Source: Literature Review, video tutorial, by Emily Bongiovanni and Brianna Buljung


Source: Conducting a Literature Review, LibWizard tutorial, by Brianna Buljung

Conducting Lit Reviews Checklist and Slides

When you are conducting a literature review, or any substantial research project, you will want to be as comprehensive as possible in locating materials. 

Use this checklist to ensure you are considering:

  • Your Keywords
  • Research Guides and Databases that will be helpful
  • Web and Other resources you should consider

The checklist is available in Word and PDF formats.


How to Reuse these Tutorials

We highly encourage reuse and adaptation of our tutorials. Unless otherwise noted, all tutorials on this guide are licensed CC-BY-NC. Please use the following attribution format when reusing this content. Contact the librarians on this guide with any questions or feedback.


TUTORIAL NAME, TYPE, by AUTHOR, Colorado School of Mines Arthur Lakes Library, used under a CC-BY-NC license.


Keyword Search Tips, LibWizard tutorial, by Brianna Buljung, Colorado School of Mines Arthur Lakes Library under a CC-BY-NC license