What is a lit review?
Why write a lit review?
*(Webster, J., & Watson, R. (2002). Analyzing the past to prepare for the future: Writing a literature review. MIS Quarterly, 26(2), xiii-xxiii)
*Froese, A. D., Gantz, B. S., & Henry, A. L. (1998). Teaching students to write literature reviews: A meta-analytic model. Teaching of Psychology 25, pp. 102-105.
Below you'll find a template of an Excel spreadsheet you can use to keep track of what you read and use in your paper. Please feel free to adapt it however you see fit, if you find it to be of use to you.
The books here all include mention of lit reviews and how to do them.