Use this template to assist you in brainstorming your topic, identifying key words and subjects to search library collections and online databases.
Fill in a separate checklist for different topic areas of your literature review.
Database alerting features allow you to keep up to date with the literature.
Receive monthly or weekly alerts of new articles on your topic in your email box.
The following databases have free alerting features, you can set up alerts on keywords and concepts, authors or journal titles.
Endnote is a software program used for managing citations and bibliographies. EndNote helps researchers organise references, which can then be used to format citations and create bibliographies automatically in word.
Endnote is freely available for University of Sydney staff and students. Download Endnote from The University of Sydney Library's Endnote guide. The guide also provides access to online learning resources, tips for using Endnote with word and databases aswell as troubleshooting information.