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Books and E-books
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Reviews and Research Methods
Literature reviews by leading scholars in 46 disciplines within biomedicine, life sciences, physical sciences, social sciences, and economics.
Little Blue Books
Print series on "Qualitative Methods in the Social Sciences" from Sage Publications. Call numbers vary (30+ titles).
"Scholars Before Researchers"
Boote, D. N., & Beile, P. (2005). Scholars before researchers: On the centrality of the dissertation literature review in research preparation. Educational Researcher, 34(6), 3-15.