The Literature Review Matrix is intended to be critical exploration and evaluation of scholarly writings on a topic(in this case, your information community). In your formal research paper, the literature review provides context and background for your own study and illustrates how your research will contribute to a particular area of study.This assignment meets the INFO 200’s learning goals #1-3, and will give you experience in synthesizing the articles you have located concerning your community’s information behaviors. You will use this organizational tool to help you prepare for writing the literature review section of your research paper.
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Download the example Literature Review Matrix with three entries:LitReviewMatrix_INFO200EXAMPLE
Sample LRMs from INFO 200 Students
- Dog Owners: Literature Review Matrix
- Makers: Literature Review Matrix (PDF)
- Museum Visitors: LitReviewMatrixMuseum
**Download the LitReviewMatrixTemplate_INFO200Rev3
Then follow the steps on the helper page.