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Proposal Writing Resources
Literature writing books
Below is a selection of books on doing a literature review. You can find more by searching the catalogue.
Remember: you can always get books from any other branches. Just ask at the Circulation Desk in your nearest library.
A good place to start your searching is on the Libraries' multidisciplinary databases. Here are some that you can try:
Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature and quality web sources with smart tools to track, analyze and visualize research.
CPUT research output on Scopus
Researchers can view CPUT research output, by CPUT authors. Scopus provides a comprehensive overview of the world's research output in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, arts and humanities. Smart tools within Scopus allow researchers to track, analyze and visualize research.
Sage Research Methods
This is an online research tool to help researchers design research projects, understand particular methods or identify a new method.
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.
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