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For Researchers: Literature review resources

This guide contain services available for CPUT Researchers

Effective Search Strategy

Videos on literature review, methodology, problem statement

Research methods

Literature review - find the resources

Where to start? 

Search and find existing research data from research data repositories

Search Open Access Databases and platforms

Need help?

If you need help finding literature, make an appointment to see your Faculty Librarians. Your Faculty Librarian can guide you to the best resources in your field and give you many tips and tricks to make your life easier.

Other Online resources

Keep up to date

It is easy to stay up-to-date if you use emails alerts or RSS feeds. Make an appointment with your Faculty Librarian to find out more.

Literature writing books

Below is a selection of books on doing a literature review. You can find more by searching the Library search page

Remember: you can always get books from any other branches. Just ask at the Circulation Desk in your nearest library.